Vendeuvre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vendeuvre in Calvados

Photo is of Falaise at 14 km from Vendeuvre

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Vendeuvre 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 Vendeuvre in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 14 km and Cambremer at 20 km.

Vendeuvre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction south-west)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments in the...

See Falaise guide


at 20 km (direction north-east)

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part of the Normandy...

See Cambremer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd houses and is...

See Beuvron guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Orne department

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest...

See Argentan guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lisieux guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lisieux Basilica guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very...

See Caen guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 31 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training centres in...

See Haras du Pin guide


at 33 km (direction south-east)

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

See Dives-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cabourg guide


Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Houlgate guide


Seaside resort at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Villers-sur-Mer guide

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Markets in and near Vendeuvre

  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (5km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (9km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (14km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (18km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (23km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (27km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (29km)

More information about Vendeuvre, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vendeuvre, France

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

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) (30km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (47km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (0km)
  • Boutemont (31km)
  • Sassy (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (29km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (30km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (31km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (31km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (35km)

Geography and distances

Vendeuvre is in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Vendeuvre is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vendeuvre

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14170

Distance to Vendeuvre

from Caen (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 258 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 463 km

from Strasbourg: 575 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernieres-d'Ailly, Bretteville-sur-Dives, Courcy, Ernes, Hieville, Jort, Louvagny, Perrieres, Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, Sassy, Thieville, Vaudeloges and Vicques.

This page in French: Visiter Vendeuvre