Pierrepont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pierrepont in Calvados

Visit Pierrepont: highlights and tourist information

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Pierrepont is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Pierrepont is 196 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 10 km and Argentan at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pierrepont, 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 Pierrepont 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 Pierrepont

Markets in and near Pierrepont

  • Falaise: market Saturday (9km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (17km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (22km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (26km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (26km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (27km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (27km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)

More information about Pierrepont, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Pierrepont, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (45km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (45km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (51km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (21km)
  • Sassy (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (46km)
  • Plantbessin (49km)
  • Boutemont (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (10km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (31km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (33km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (39km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (47km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (48km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierrepont

Canton: Falaise-Nord

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14690

Distance to Pierrepont

from Caen (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 196 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 820 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 593 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angoville, Bonnoeil, Fourneaux-le-Val, Le Detroit, Le Mesnil-Villement, Leffard, Les IsLes Bardel, Les Loges-Saulces, Martigny-sur-l'Ante, Menil-Vin, Noron-l'Abbaye, Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais, Rapilly, Saint-Germain-Langot, Treprel, Ussy and Villers-Canivet.

This page in French: Visiter Pierrepont