Soignolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Soignolles: highlights and tourist information

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Soignolles is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Soignolles is 188 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 15 km and Caen at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soignolles, 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 Soignolles 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 Soignolles

Markets in and near Soignolles

  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (13km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (15km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (17km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (27km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (28km)

More information about Soignolles, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Soignolles, France

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

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) (20km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (37km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (11km)
  • Boutemont (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (38km)
  • Sassy (44km)
  • Plantbessin (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (20km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (21km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (23km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (24km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soignolles

Canton: Bretteville-sur-Laize

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14190

Distance to Soignolles

from Caen (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 188 km

from Calais: 260 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 585 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bretteville-le-Rabet, Cauvicourt, Cintheaux, Estrees-la-Campagne, Fierville-Bray, Grainville-Langannerie, Maizieres, Ouilly-le-Tesson, Poussy-la-Campagne, Rouvres, Saint-Aignan-de-Cramesnil, Saint-Sylvain, Sassy, Soumont-Saint-Quentin and Urville.

This page in French: Visiter Soignolles