Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois in Calvados

Photo is of Villerville at 7 km from Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois

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Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Villerville at 7 km and Trouville at 8 km.

Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 7 km (direction north-west)

Less popular than neighbours Deauville and Trouville, the resort at Villerville also has a...

See Villerville guide


Seaside resort at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

The long established resort at Trouville has retained lots of its 19th century villas,...

See Trouville guide


Seaside resort at 8 km (direction west)

The resort of Deauville, established in the 19th century, is still one of the...

See Deauville guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

There are lots of interesting things to see in Honfleur - if you can...

See Honfleur guide


Seaside resort at 14 km (direction west)

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along the Normandy coast...

See Villers-sur-Mer guide
Le Havre

Le Havre

at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

Le Havre centre is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, for the concrete...

See Le Havre guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

Beautiful chateau and gardens in the Calvados department of Normandy...

See Chateau de Boutemont guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction west)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and there are also some...

See Houlgate guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans and artists are brought...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

The painstaking rebuilding of Lisieux since the war has gone a long way to...

See Lisieux guide


Seaside resort at 23 km (direction west)

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of the longest and active...

See Cabourg guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church built in tribute to Saint-Therese,...

See Lisieux Basilica guide


at 24 km (direction east), in the Eure department

The canals and rivers are the highlight in Pont Audemer, famous for its traditional...

See Pont-Audemer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 24 km (direction south-west)

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois

  • Pont-L'Eveque: market Monday (7km)
  • Trouville: market Wednesday & Wednesday & Sunday & Sunday (8km)
  • Deauville: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Honfleur: market Saturday (9km)
  • Beuzeville: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Friday (12km)
  • Villers-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Le Havre: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (17km)
  • Harfleur: market Sunday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (45km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (48km)
  • Jardin d'art et d'essais (49km)
  • Parc de Galleville (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (35km)
  • Falaises d'Etretat (40km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (44km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Touques (6km)
  • Cabourg (23km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon (32km)
  • Autretot (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (21km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois is in the north of France at 44 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois

Canton: Honfleur

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14130

Distance to Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois

from Caen (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 214 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 505 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barneville-la-Bertran, Bonneville-sur-Touques, Canapville, Coudray-Rabut, Englesqueville-en-Auge, Equemauville, Fourneville, Gonneville-sur-Honfleur, Le Theil-en-Auge, Saint-Martin-Aux-Chartrains, Surville, Tourville-en-Auge, Vieux-Bourg and Villerville.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Gatien-Des-Bois