Saint-Martin-de-Sallen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Martin-de-Sallen: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Martin-de-Sallen is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Saint-Martin-de-Sallen is 210 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Saint-Martin-de-Sallen, 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 Saint-Martin-de-Sallen 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 Saint-Martin-de-Sallen

Markets in and near Saint-Martin-de-Sallen

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (10km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (13km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (24km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (25km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (27km)
  • Vire: market Friday (30km)

More information about Saint-Martin-de-Sallen, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Martin-de-Sallen, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Martin-de-Sallen.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (27km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (33km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (32km)
  • Plantbessin (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (35km)
  • Sassy (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (8km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (26km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (27km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (36km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (36km)
  • Roches de Ham (38km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (16km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Martin-de-Sallen

Canton: Évrecy

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14220

Distance to Saint-Martin-de-Sallen

from Caen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 836 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

Saint-Martin-de-Sallen 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 Saint-Martin-de-Sallen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnemaison, Campandre-Valcongrain, Cauville, Clecy, Croisilles, Culey-le-Patry, Curcy-sur-Orne, Esson, Hamars, La Villette, Le Vey, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Omer, Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille, Saint-Remy and Thury-Harcourt.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Martin-de-Sallen