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Periers-sur-le-Dan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Periers-sur-le-Dan: highlights and tourist information

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Periers-sur-le-Dan is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 9 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Periers-sur-le-Dan is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 9 km and Creully at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Periers-sur-le-Dan, 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 Periers-sur-le-Dan 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 Periers-sur-le-Dan


Markets in and near Periers-sur-le-Dan

  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (5km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (9km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (10km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (14km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (16km)

More information about Periers-sur-le-Dan, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Periers-sur-le-Dan, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (8km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (18km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (17km)
  • Plantbessin (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (36km)
  • Boutemont (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (5km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (8km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (10km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (40km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Periers-sur-le-Dan

Canton: Ouistreham

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14112

Distance to Periers-sur-le-Dan

from Caen (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 245 km

from Nice: 848 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 595 km

Getting here

Periers-sur-le-Dan 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 Periers-sur-le-Dan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anguerny, Anisy, Benouville, Bieville-Beuville, Blainville-sur-Orne, Cambes-en-Plaine, Colleville-Montgomery, Colomby-sur-Thaon, Cresserons, Douvres-la-Delivrande, Epron, Hermanville-sur-Mer, Herouville-Saint-Clair, Lion-sur-Mer, Mathieu, Plumetot, Ranville, Saint-Aubin-d'Arquenay, Saint-Contest and Villons-les-Buissons.

This page in French: Visiter Periers-sur-le-Dan

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