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Pont-Bellanger tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pont-Bellanger in Calvados

Photo is of Vire at 12 km from Pont-Bellanger

Visit Pont-Bellanger: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Bellanger is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 12 km and Coutances at 38 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pont-Bellanger, 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 Pont-Bellanger in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Vire

Vire

at 12 km (direction south-east)

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route...

See Vire guide
Coutances

Coutances

at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Manche department

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the...

See Coutances guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 43 km (direction north-east)

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral...

See Bayeux guide
Domfront

Domfront

at 45 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide
 
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Granville

Granville

Seaside resort at 47 km (direction west), in the Manche department

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the...

See Granville guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 50 km (direction west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Creully

Creully

at 50 km (direction north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

Heritage Site at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Manche department

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Manche department

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example of roman...

See Lessay abbey guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 52 km (direction north-east)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour...

See Arromanches guide
Caen

Caen

at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre...

See Caen guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 59 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Pont-Bellanger

 
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Markets in and near Pont-Bellanger

  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (11km)
  • Vire: market Friday (13km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (27km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (27km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (27km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Pont-Bellanger, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (46km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (49km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (33km)
  • Argences (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (11km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (14km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (29km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (38km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (52km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (52km)
  • Couesnon (53km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (11km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (21km)
  • Villers-Bocage (29km)
  • Ducey (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (7km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (18km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (28km)
 
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Geography and distances

Pont-Bellanger is in the north of France at 52 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Pont-Bellanger is 243 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Bellanger

Canton: Saint-Sever-Calvados

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14380

Distance to Pont-Bellanger

from Caen (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 243 km

from Calais: 302 km

from Nice: 859 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 640 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Pont-Bellanger from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumesnil, Beuvrigny, Bures-les-Monts, Campagnolles, Campeaux, Fourneaux, Landelles-et-Coupigny, Malloue, Mont-Bertrand, Pont-Farcy, Saint-Martin-Don, Sainte-Marie-Laumont and Sainte-Marie-Outre-l'Eau.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-Bellanger

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