Parfouru-sur-Odon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parfouru-sur-Odon: highlights and tourist information

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

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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Parfouru-sur-Odon

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Parfouru-sur-Odon 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 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