Le Torquesne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Torquesne in Calvados

Visit Le Torquesne: highlights and tourist information

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Le Torquesne is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 39 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Le Torquesne is 164 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Boutemont at 5 km and Lisieux at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Torquesne, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Le Torquesne in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Le Torquesne

Markets in and near Le Torquesne

  • Pont-L'Eveque: market Monday (8km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Cormeilles: market Friday (16km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Friday (17km)
  • Deauville: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Villers-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Trouville: market Wednesday & Wednesday & Sunday & Sunday (18km)
  • Beuzeville: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Houlgate: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Le Torquesne, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Torquesne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Torquesne.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (6km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (32km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (39km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Touques (15km)
  • Cabourg (22km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Torquesne

Canton: Blangy-le-Château

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14130

Distance to Le Torquesne

from Caen (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 227 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 490 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

Le Torquesne is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Le Torquesne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clarbec, Coquainvilliers, Drubec, Fierville-les-Parcs, Formentin, La Roque-Baignard, Le Breuil-en-Auge, Le Fournet, Manerbe, Manneville-la-Pipard, Norolles, Ouilly-le-Vicomte, Rocques, Saint-Hymer and Valseme.

This page in French: Visiter Le Torquesne