Mont-Cauvaire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mont-Cauvaire in Seine-Maritime

Photo is of Rouen at 14 km from Mont-Cauvaire

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Mont-Cauvaire is situated in the Seine-Maritime department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mont-Cauvaire in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Rouen at 14 km and Jumieges Abbey at 26 km.

Mont-Cauvaire, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction south)

The cathedral and cobbled streets in the old town are just two...

See Rouen guide
Jumieges Abbey

Jumieges Abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The extensive ruins of Jumieges Abbey are one of the most visited...

See Jumieges Abbey guide
La Bouille

La Bouille

at 28 km (direction south-west)

You will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the Seine river...

See La Bouille guide


at 28 km (direction west)

It is the houses and scenery along the banks of the Seine...

See Caudebec-en-Caux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Eure department

The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of...

See Lyons-la-Foret guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

Varengeville-sur-Mer is a village near the Normandy coast, with several beaches and...

See Varengeville-sur-Mer guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

Explore the port area then head to the castle and the Museum...

See Dieppe guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-west)

Veules-les-Roses is a stunning village on the coast of Normandy, France...

See Veules-les-Roses guide
Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 43 km (direction south-east), in the Eure department

The evocative ruins of Chateau Gaillard, built in the 12th century by...

See Chateau Gaillard guide


Seaside resort at 43 km (direction north-west)

The area around the beach, harbour and marina in Saint-Valery-en-Caux is always...

See Saint-Valery-en-Caux guide
Le Bec-Hellouin

Le Bec-Hellouin

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-west), in the Eure department

The village of Le-Bec-Hellouin is one of the prettiest in Normandy, and...

See Le Bec-Hellouin guide


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

The pebble beach and promenade are the big attraction on Veulettes-sur-Mer, but...

See Veulettes-sur-Mer guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Eure department

The canals and rivers are the highlight in Pont Audemer, famous for...

See Pont-Audemer guide
Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 50 km (direction south-west), in the Eure department

The Chateau de Harcourt in Eure is a medieval castle now restored...

See Chateau de Harcourt guide

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Map of places to visit near Mont-Cauvaire


Markets in and near Mont-Cauvaire

  • Montville: market Saturday (4km)
  • Bosc-le-Hard: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Barentin: market Saturday (11km)
  • Pavilly: market Thursday (12km)
  • Mont-Saint-Aignan: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bihorel: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Canteleu: market Saturday (15km)
  • Darnetal: market Sunday (15km)
  • Auffay: market Friday (16km)
  • Bonsecours: market Friday (17km)

More information about Mont-Cauvaire, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Mont-Cauvaire, France

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


  • Estran Cité de la mer (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos du Coudray (9km)
  • Jardin de Bellevue (14km)
  • Jardins de Bosmelet (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (18km)
  • Jardin Plume (21km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (27km)
  • Parc de Galleville (29km)
  • Jardin de Miromesnil (32km)
  • Bois des Moutiers (38km)
  • Jardin d'art et d'essais (39km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (49km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (50km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Clères (3km)

Geography and distances

Mont-Cauvaire is in the north of France at 14 kilometres from Rouen, the department capital (general information: Mont-Cauvaire is 120 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont-Cauvaire

Canton: Clères

Arrondissement: Rouen

Department: Seine-Maritime

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 76690

Distance to Mont-Cauvaire

from Rouen (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 120 km

from Calais: 162 km

from Nice: 804 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 496 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, with Le Havre and Dieppe on the coast here being very convenient. For driving distances to Mont-Cauvaire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anceaumeville, Authieux-Ratieville, Bosc-Guerard-Saint-Adrien, Butot, Claville-Motteville, Cleres, Eslettes, Fontaine-le-Bourg, Frichemesnil, Grugny, Le Bocasse, Malaunay, Montville, Quincampoix, Saint-Georges-sur-Fontaine and Sierville.

This page in French: Visiter Mont-Cauvaire