Noron-la-Poterie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Noron-la-Poterie: highlights and tourist information

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Noron-la-Poterie is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Noron-la-Poterie is 232 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 9 km and Arromanches at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Noron-la-Poterie, 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 Noron-la-Poterie in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Noron-la-Poterie

Markets in and near Noron-la-Poterie

  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (7km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (13km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (25km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (25km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (26km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)

More information about Noron-la-Poterie, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Noron-la-Poterie, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (9km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (11km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (15km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (2km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (17km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (8km)
  • Roches de Ham (29km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (30km)
  • Baie des Veys (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (31km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (37km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (42km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (18km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (25km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (24km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Noron-la-Poterie

Canton: Balleroy

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14490

Distance to Noron-la-Poterie

from Caen (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 232 km

from Calais: 269 km

from Nice: 869 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 627 km

Getting here

Noron-la-Poterie 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 Noron-la-Poterie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agy, Arganchy, Balleroy, Barbeville, Blay, Campigny, Castillon, Cottun, Crouay, Gueron, Le Breuil-en-Bessin, Le Tronquay, Ranchy, Saint-Loup-Hors, Saint-Paul-du-Vernay, Saon, Subles, Trungy and Vaubadon.

This page in French: Visiter Noron-la-Poterie