Moulines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Moulines: highlights and tourist information

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Moulines is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Moulines is 197 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 15 km and Caen at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Moulines, 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 Moulines 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 Moulines

Markets in and near Moulines

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (15km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (20km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (22km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (22km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (23km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (24km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)

More information about Moulines, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Moulines, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (22km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (35km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (36km)
  • Plantbessin (41km)
  • Sassy (44km)
  • Boutemont (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (13km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (20km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (22km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (28km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Moulines

Canton: Bretteville-sur-Laize

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14220

Distance to Moulines

from Caen (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 197 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 594 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Acqueville, Angoville, Barbery, Boulon, Bretteville-le-Rabet, Bretteville-sur-Laize, Cesny-Bois-Halbout, Donnay, Espins, Fontaine-le-Pin, Fresney-le-Vieux, Gouvix, Grainville-Langannerie, Martainville, Meslay, Placy, Saint-Germain-le-Vasson, Saint-Laurent-de-Condel, Tournebu, Urville and Ussy.

This page in French: Visiter Moulines