Perrieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Perrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Perrieres is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Perrieres is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 8 km and Argentan at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Perrieres, 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 Perrieres 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 Perrieres

Markets in and near Perrieres

  • Falaise: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (10km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (14km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (18km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (27km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (29km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Perrieres, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Perrieres, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (30km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (5km)
  • Sassy (34km)
  • Boutemont (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (24km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (29km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (31km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (33km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (41km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Perrieres

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14170

Distance to Perrieres

from Caen (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 263 km

from Nice: 815 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubigny, Bernieres-d'Ailly, Damblainville, Epaney, Eraines, Jort, Morteaux-Couliboeuf, Olendon, Rouvres, Saint-Pierre-Canivet, Sassy, Soulangy, Vendeuvre, Versainville and Vicques.

This page in French: Visiter Perrieres