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Villy-Lez-Falaise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villy-Lez-Falaise: highlights and tourist information

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Villy-Lez-Falaise is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 4 km and Argentan at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villy-Lez-Falaise, 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 Villy-Lez-Falaise in Normandy.

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

Falaise

Falaise

at 4 km (direction west)

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

See Falaise guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 19 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

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

See Argentan guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the...

See Haras du Pin guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Cambremer guide
 
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Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots...

See Beuvron guide
Caen

Caen

at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Caen guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church...

See Lisieux Basilica guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 38 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lisieux guide
Sees

Sees

at 40 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there...

See Sees guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 43 km (direction north-east)

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

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 44 km (direction north-east)

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

See Cabourg guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Villy-Lez-Falaise

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Markets in and near Villy-Lez-Falaise

  • Falaise: market Saturday (4km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (14km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (16km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (20km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (28km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (31km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (32km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Villy-Lez-Falaise, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (52km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (52km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (52km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (11km)
  • Sassy (28km)
  • Boutemont (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (24km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (35km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (37km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (40km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (42km)

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 (46km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Villy-Lez-Falaise is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Villy-Lez-Falaise is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villy-Lez-Falaise

Canton: Falaise-Sud

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14700

Distance to Villy-Lez-Falaise

from Caen (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 269 km

from Nice: 810 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubigny, Beaumais, Crocy, Damblainville, Epaney, Eraines, Falaise, Fourches, Fresne-la-Mere, La Hoguette, Morteaux-Couliboeuf, Pertheville-Ners, Saint-Pierre-Canivet, Soulangy, Versainville, Vicques and Vignats.

This page in French: Visiter Villy-Lez-Falaise

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