Ondefontaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ondefontaine in Calvados

Visit Ondefontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Ondefontaine is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Ondefontaine is 222 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 23 km and Caen at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ondefontaine, 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 Ondefontaine 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 Ondefontaine

Markets in and near Ondefontaine

  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (5km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (19km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (22km)
  • Vire: market Friday (23km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (31km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (31km)

More information about Ondefontaine, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ondefontaine, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (19km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (26km)
  • Roches de Ham (26km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (30km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (31km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (40km)
  • Baie des Veys (54km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (10km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (22km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (43km)
  • Ducey (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (5km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ondefontaine

Canton: Aunay-sur-Odon

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14260

Distance to Ondefontaine

from Caen (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 283 km

from Nice: 847 km

from Bordeaux: 463 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-sur-Odon, Bauquay, Coulvain, Danvou-la-Ferriere, Jurques, La Bigne, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Le Mesnil-Auzouf, Le Plessis-Grimoult, Montchauvet, Roucamps, Saint-Georges-d'Aunay and Saint-Pierre-du-Fresne.

This page in French: Visiter Ondefontaine