Montamy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montamy: highlights and tourist information

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Montamy is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 37 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Montamy is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 17 km and Bayeux at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montamy, 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 Montamy 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 Montamy

Markets in and near Montamy

  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (11km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Vire: market Friday (17km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (17km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (25km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Montamy, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Montamy, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (34km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (35km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (21km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (23km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (26km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (26km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (37km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (38km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (15km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (17km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (37km)
  • Ducey (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (19km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (4km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montamy

Canton: Bény-Bocage

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14260

Distance to Montamy

from Caen (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 850 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 625 km

Getting here

Montamy 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 Montamy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bremoy, Jurques, La Bigne, Le Beny-Bocage, Le Mesnil-Auzouf, Le Tourneur, Montchamp, Montchauvet, Saint-Charles-de-Percy, Saint-Ouen-Des-Besaces and Saint-Pierre-Tarentaine.

This page in French: Visiter Montamy