Montchamp tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montchamp in Calvados

Visit Montchamp: highlights and tourist information

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Montchamp is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 41 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Montchamp is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 13 km and Domfront at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montchamp, 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 Montchamp 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 Montchamp

Markets in and near Montchamp

  • Vire: market Friday (13km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (18km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (20km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (32km)

More information about Montchamp, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Montchamp, France

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (60km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (40km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (42km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (22km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (23km)
  • Roches de Ham (23km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (40km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (41km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (20km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (35km)
  • Ducey (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (21km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (9km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montchamp

Canton: Vassy

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14350

Distance to Montchamp

from Caen (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 846 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 625 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Burcy, Estry, Le Beny-Bocage, Le Desert, Le Reculey, Le Theil-Bocage, Le Tourneur, Montamy, Montchauvet, Pierres, Presles, Saint-Charles-de-Percy and Saint-Pierre-Tarentaine.

This page in French: Visiter Montchamp