Vimoutiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vimoutiers: highlights and tourist information

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Vimoutiers is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 56 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Vimoutiers is 157 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Haras du Pin at 22 km and Lisieux at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vimoutiers, 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 Vimoutiers in Normandy.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Vimoutiers

Markets in and near Vimoutiers

  • Trun: market Thursday (16km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (20km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (30km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Vimoutiers, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vimoutiers, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (21km)
  • Boutemont (28km)
  • Sassy (33km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (44km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (49km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (50km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (18km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vimoutiers

Canton: Vimoutiers

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61120

Distance to Vimoutiers

from Alencon (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 157 km

from Calais: 254 km

from Nice: 795 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 554 km

Getting here

Vimoutiers is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Vimoutiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellou, Camembert, Canapville, Crouttes, Fresnay-le-Samson, Guerquesalles, La Breviere, La Chapelle-Haute-Grue, Les Champeaux, Les Moutiers-Hubert, Lisores, Orville, Pontchardon, Roiville, Saint-Ouen-le-Houx, Sainte-Foy-de-Montgommery and Ticheville.

This page in French: Visiter Vimoutiers