Surrain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Surrain in Calvados

Visit Surrain: highlights and tourist information

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Surrain is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 39 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Surrain is 240 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 6 km and Bayeux at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Surrain, 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 Surrain 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 Surrain

Markets in and near Surrain

  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (9km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (24km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (34km)

More information about Surrain, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Surrain, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (15km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (22km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (23km)
  • Argences (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (15km)
  • Baie des Veys (20km)
  • Roches de Ham (36km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (39km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (40km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (31km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Surrain

Canton: Trévières

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14710

Distance to Surrain

from Caen (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 240 km

from Calais: 265 km

from Nice: 881 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 634 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aignerville, Asnieres-en-Bessin, Colleville-sur-Mer, Ecrammeville, Etreham, Formigny, Louvieres, Mandeville-en-Bessin, Mosles, Normandy landing beaches, Rubercy, Russy, Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, Sainte-Honorine-Des-Pertes, Saonnet, Trevieres and Vierville-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Surrain