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Lingevres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lingevres in Calvados

Photo is of Bayeux at 12 km from Lingevres

Visit Lingevres: highlights and tourist information

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Lingevres is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 12 km and Creully at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lingevres, 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 Lingevres in Normandy.

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

Bayeux

Bayeux

at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing...

See Bayeux guide
Creully

Creully

at 16 km (direction north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour...

See Arromanches guide
Caen

Caen

at 22 km (direction east)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre...

See Caen guide
 
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Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 27 km (direction north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Vire

Vire

at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the...

See Vire guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of...

See Cabourg guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans and artists...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 46 km (direction east-north-east)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and...

See Houlgate guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd...

See Beuvron guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several...

See Falaise guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 51 km (direction east-north-east)

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along the Normandy coast...

See Villers-sur-Mer guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 67 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of...

See Argentan guide

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

Map of places to visit near Lingevres

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Markets in and near Lingevres

  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (3km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (16km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (17km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (25km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Lingevres, France

What to do at Lingevres? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lingevres.

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (11km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (11km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (11km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (10km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (16km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (22km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (22km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (30km)
  • Roches de Ham (32km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (33km)
  • Baie des Veys (41km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (11km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (28km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (20km)
 
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Geography and distances

Lingevres is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Lingevres is 223 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lingevres

Canton: Balleroy

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14250

Distance to Lingevres

from Caen (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 860 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audrieu, Buceels, Chouain, Conde-sur-Seulles, Ducy-Sainte-Marguerite, Ellon, Hottot-les-Bagues, Juaye-Mondaye, Juvigny-sur-Seulles, Longraye, Saint-Germain-d'Ectot, Saint-Vaast-sur-Seulles, Tilly-sur-Seulles, Torteval-Quesnay, Trungy and Vendes.

This page in French: Visiter Lingevres

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