Vignats tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vignats in Calvados

Visit Vignats: highlights and tourist information

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Vignats is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 41 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Vignats is 179 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 8 km and Argentan at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vignats, 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 Vignats 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 Vignats

Markets in and near Vignats

  • Falaise: market Saturday (9km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (10km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (19km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (24km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (26km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (33km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (34km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Vignats, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vignats, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (41km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (57km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (15km)
  • Sassy (22km)
  • Boutemont (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (27km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (35km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (36km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (40km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (42km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vignats

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14700

Distance to Vignats

from Caen (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 179 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 805 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 576 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumais, Brieux, Crocy, Fourches, Fresne-la-Mere, La Hoguette, Le Marais-la-Chapelle, Merri, Montabard, Necy, Ommoy, Pertheville-Ners, Ronai and Villy-Lez-Falaise.

This page in French: Visiter Vignats