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Bréville-les-Monts

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados

Before the decree No. 2004-886 of 26 August 2004, the town was called Breville.

During World War II, the municipality would normally be vacated by Ranville, but its location (in height) made a strategic point for the German army who managed to repel the Allied attacks at dawn on June 6, 1944 .

Geographical information

MunicipalityBréville-les-Monts
Postcode14860
Latitude49.2406999 (N 49° 14’ 27”)
Longitude-0.2260500 (W 0° 13’ 34”)
AltitudeFrom 11m to 63m
Surface area4.75 km²
Population655 inhabitants
Density137 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCaen (15.9 km, 18 min)
Insee code14106
IntercommunalityCC Campagne et Baie de l'Orne
DepartmentCalvados
RegionLower Normandy

Nearest cities & towns

Amfreville1.5 km (4 min)
Ranville2.7 km (5 min)
Hérouvillette3.4 km (6 min)
Sallenelles3.5 km (6 min)
Gonneville-en-Auge3.9 km (5 min)
Bavent4.1 km (8 min)
Escoville4.6 km (8 min)
Petiville4.7 km (8 min)
Bénouville5.7 km (10 min)
Merville-Franceville-Plage5.8 km (8 min)
Varaville6.2 km (9 min)
Touffréville6.4 km (10 min)
Saint-Aubin-d'Arquenay6.9 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Ruins of the ancient church of Saint-Pierre, listed historical monuments, including an Virgin and Child from the late 17th century. The new church was built next door in 1960.

Manoir de Saint-Côme the 16th century.

Castle Amphernet.

Events and festivities

The Festival Committee and Recreation Bréville organizes every year for over twenty years running at the end of June.

Weather

Thursday 5 march
Min. 1°C - Max. 8°C
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Friday 6 march
Min. -1°C - Max. 10°C
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Saturday 7 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 12°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Quad or buggy on the D-Day beaches
Sports sensations55 € to 210 € Asnelles (28 km)
Introduction to flying a plane
Sports sensations160 € to 600 € Le Havre (40 km)
Introduction to flying a helicopter
Sports sensations230 € to 460 € Le Havre (40 km)

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