Moutiers-en-Cinglais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Moutiers-en-Cinglais: highlights and tourist information

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Moutiers-en-Cinglais is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 17 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Moutiers-en-Cinglais is 204 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 17 km and Falaise at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Moutiers-en-Cinglais, 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 Moutiers-en-Cinglais 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 Moutiers-en-Cinglais

Markets in and near Moutiers-en-Cinglais

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (15km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (22km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (22km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (22km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (24km)

More information about Moutiers-en-Cinglais, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Moutiers-en-Cinglais, France

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

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) (18km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (28km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (29km)
  • Plantbessin (33km)
  • Sassy (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (14km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (16km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (18km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (26km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (38km)
  • Roches de Ham (45km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (17km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cabourg (36km)
  • Domjean (44km)
  • Touques (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Moutiers-en-Cinglais

Canton: Bretteville-sur-Laize

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14220

Distance to Moutiers-en-Cinglais

from Caen (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 204 km

from Calais: 269 km

from Nice: 836 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

Moutiers-en-Cinglais 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 Moutiers-en-Cinglais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbery, Boulon, Cesny-Bois-Halbout, Clinchamps-sur-Orne, Croisilles, Espins, Fresney-le-Puceux, Fresney-le-Vieux, Goupillieres, Grimbosq, Laize-la-Ville, Maizet, Mutrecy, Ouffieres, Saint-Laurent-de-Condel, Sainte-Honorine-du-Fay, Thury-Harcourt and Trois-Monts.

This page in French: Visiter Moutiers-en-Cinglais