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Maisoncelles-Pelvey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maisoncelles-Pelvey in Calvados

Photo is of Bayeux at 24 km from Maisoncelles-Pelvey

Visit Maisoncelles-Pelvey: highlights and tourist information

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Maisoncelles-Pelvey is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 24 km and Caen at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maisoncelles-Pelvey, 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 Maisoncelles-Pelvey in Normandy.

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

Bayeux

Bayeux

at 24 km (direction )

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

See Bayeux guide
Caen

Caen

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Caen guide
Creully

Creully

at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Creully guide
Vire

Vire

at 29 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vire guide
 
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Arromanches

Arromanches

at 32 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arromanches guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments...

See Falaise guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Beuvron guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 48 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Cabourg guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 49 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 51 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Houlgate guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 57 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 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

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

See Argentan guide

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

Map of places to visit near Maisoncelles-Pelvey

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Markets in and near Maisoncelles-Pelvey

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (5km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (14km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (23km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (25km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Maisoncelles-Pelvey, France

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

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (24km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (21km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (22km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (26km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (26km)
  • Roches de Ham (27km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (36km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (38km)
  • Baie des Veys (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (3km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (23km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (8km)
 
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Geography and distances

Maisoncelles-Pelvey is in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Maisoncelles-Pelvey is 222 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Maisoncelles-Pelvey

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14310

Distance to Maisoncelles-Pelvey

from Caen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 851 km

from Bordeaux: 469 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 Maisoncelles-Pelvey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amaye-sur-Seulles, Anctoville, Aunay-sur-Odon, Bauquay, Coulvain, Epinay-sur-Odon, Jurques, La Bigne, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Longvillers, Parfouru-sur-Odon, Saint-Georges-d'Aunay, Saint-Louet-sur-Seulles, Tracy-Bocage, Villers-Bocage and Villy-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Maisoncelles-Pelvey

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