Proussy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Proussy: highlights and tourist information

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Proussy is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 35 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Proussy is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 25 km and Vire at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Proussy, 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 Proussy 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 Proussy

Markets in and near Proussy

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (4km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (17km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (24km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (25km)
  • Vire: market Friday (26km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (33km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Proussy, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Proussy, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (36km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (42km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (35km)
  • Plantbessin (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (44km)
  • Sassy (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (6km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (34km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (36km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (38km)
  • Roches de Ham (40km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (43km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (44km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (56km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (24km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (38km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (46km)
  • Cabourg (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (21km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Proussy

Canton: Condé-sur-Noireau

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14110

Distance to Proussy

from Caen (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 831 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berjou, Clecy, Conde-sur-Noireau, La Chapelle-Engerbold, La Villette, Le Vey, Perigny, Pontecoulant, Saint-Denis-de-Mere, Saint-Germain-du-Crioult, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Pierre-du-Regard and Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille.

This page in French: Visiter Proussy