Caen Tourism

This city is the capital city of lower Normandy and is located in North – West France; just 10 Km from coast line. Caen is one of those cities which were destructed during World War 2, after getting demolished, in 1950s and 1960s it was rebuilt again. Resurrected after a devastating war, Caen delights its visitors like a risen Phoenix. Its historical monuments, informative museums and plush shopping centres are on every traveller's itinerary. Needless to say, Caen is one of the most beautiful destinations of North-western France.

Taste the delectable French cuisine, admire the variety of roses in La Colline Aux Oiseaux and have a sip of adventure at the Parc Festyland- Caen has it all!

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Caen

  • Know the pollution level of Caen before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Caen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Caen.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21.88 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.38 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.13 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 71.98 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.56 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 10 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 90.28 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Caen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.82 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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