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Sassy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sassy: highlights and tourist information

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Sassy is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Sassy is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 11 km and Cambremer at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sassy, 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 Sassy 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 Sassy


Markets in and near Sassy

  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (9km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (11km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (11km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (20km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (22km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (25km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Sassy, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Sassy, France

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

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)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (44km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (4km)
  • Boutemont (34km)
  • Sassy (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (25km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (27km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (28km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (30km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (39km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sassy

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14170

Distance to Sassy

from Caen (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 261 km

from Nice: 817 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernieres-d'Ailly, Epaney, Ernes, Jort, Maizieres, Olendon, Perrieres, Rouvres, Soignolles, Soulangy, Vendeuvre and Vicques.

This page in French: Visiter Sassy

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