Nonant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nonant: highlights and tourist information

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Nonant is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Nonant is 222 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 6 km and Creully at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nonant, 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 Nonant 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 Nonant

Markets in and near Nonant

  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (7km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (17km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (21km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Nonant, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Nonant, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (4km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (6km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (7km)
  • Plantbessin (12km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (19km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (21km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (26km)
  • Roches de Ham (38km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (39km)
  • Baie des Veys (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (18km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (62km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nonant

Canton: Bayeux

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14400

Distance to Nonant

from Caen (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 260 km

from Nice: 863 km

from Bordeaux: 490 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Getting here

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

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audrieu, Bayeux, Brouay, Buceels, Carcagny, Chouain, Conde-sur-Seulles, Coulombs, Cristot, Ducy-Sainte-Marguerite, Ellon, Esquay-sur-Seulles, Gueron, Juaye-Mondaye, Le Manoir, Loucelles, Martragny, Monceaux-en-Bessin, Rucqueville, Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, Saint-Loup-Hors, Saint-Martin-Des-Entrees, Saint-Vigor-le-Grand, Sommervieu, Vaux-sur-Seulles, Vienne-en-Bessin and Villiers-le-Sec.

This page in French: Visiter Nonant