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Parfouru-sur-Odon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Parfouru-sur-Odon in Calvados

Photo is of Caen at 20 km from Parfouru-sur-Odon

Visit Parfouru-sur-Odon: highlights and tourist information

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Parfouru-sur-Odon is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 20 km and Bayeux at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parfouru-sur-Odon, 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 Parfouru-sur-Odon in Normandy.

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

Caen

Caen

at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic...

See Caen guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral...

See Bayeux guide
Creully

Creully

at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in...

See Creully guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour...

See Arromanches guide
 
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Vire

Vire

at 35 km (direction south-west)

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route...

See Vire guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting...

See Falaise guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 38 km (direction north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of...

See Cabourg guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd...

See Beuvron guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and there are...

See Houlgate guide
Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 48 km (direction east)

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 48 km (direction east)

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part...

See Cambremer guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 51 km (direction east-north-east)

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along...

See Villers-sur-Mer guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Parfouru-sur-Odon

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Markets in and near Parfouru-sur-Odon

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (8km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (10km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (23km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (26km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Parfouru-sur-Odon, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Parfouru-sur-Odon, France

What to do at Parfouru-sur-Odon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Parfouru-sur-Odon.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (20km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (22km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (23km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (29km)
  • Roches de Ham (33km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km)
  • Baie des Veys (50km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (4km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (28km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (14km)
 
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Geography and distances

Parfouru-sur-Odon is in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Parfouru-sur-Odon is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Parfouru-sur-Odon

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14310

Distance to Parfouru-sur-Odon

from Caen (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 271 km

from Nice: 850 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Parfouru-sur-Odon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banneville-sur-Ajon, Bougy, Epinay-sur-Odon, Grainville-sur-Odon, Landes-sur-Ajon, Le Locheur, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Longvillers, Maisoncelles-Pelvey, Maisoncelles-sur-Ajon, Missy, Montigny, Monts-en-Bessin, Noyers-Bocage, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Saint-Georges-d'Aunay, Saint-Louet-sur-Seulles, Tournay-sur-Odon, Vacognes-Neuilly, Villers-Bocage and Villy-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Parfouru-sur-Odon

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