Perigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Perigny: highlights and tourist information

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Perigny is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Perigny is 216 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 23 km and Falaise at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Perigny, 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 Perigny 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 Perigny

Markets in and near Perigny

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (9km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (11km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Vire: market Friday (22km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (28km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (30km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (30km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (30km)

More information about Perigny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Perigny, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (34km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (39km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (40km)
  • Sassy (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (10km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (33km)
  • Roches de Ham (34km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (34km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (36km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (18km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (14km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Perigny

Canton: Condé-sur-Noireau

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14770

Distance to Perigny

from Caen (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 837 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 613 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cauville, Culey-le-Patry, Danvou-la-Ferriere, La Chapelle-Engerbold, La Rocque, La Villette, Lassy, Le Plessis-Grimoult, Lenault, Pontecoulant, Proussy, Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille and Saint-Vigor-Des-Mezerets.

This page in French: Visiter Perigny