in Calvados of Normandy, France

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.833 and -0.883 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 49' 59" and W -0° 52' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:03 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:59 am and 10:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
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Current travel safety evaluation for France in Western Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Discover Vire

Vire in Calvados (Normandy) with it's 14,603 citizens is a city in France about 147 mi (or 237 km) west of Paris, the country's capital city.

Local time in Vire is now 10:03 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 13 airports in the vicinity of Vire, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Caen-Carpiquet Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 49 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay in a distance of 23 mi (or 36 km), South-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint-Lo, Bayeux, Avranches, Fougeres and Coutances. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 97%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

13°C (55 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Tet Rouge Resort St. Lucia

1,0 mi
La Pointe, Soufriere Quarter
000124 Choiseul

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Citotel Saint Pierre

0,5 mi
20 Rue General Leclerc
14500 Vire

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Campanile - Vire

2,5 mi
Lieu Dit la Papillonniere
14500 Vire

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 23:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Les bielles de Mai Vire 2011

Published: December 13, 2010
Length: 21:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: La Métropolitaine

LES BIELLES DE MAI Rassemblement automobiles de collection, prestige, exception VIRE 14500 Rotary Lions club Kiwanis Table ronde 30 AVRIL 1er MAI 2011.

Hôtel de France Vire Réservation en ligne

Published: September 01, 2013
Length: 54:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jeanmichel hoteldefrance

Hôtel, Logis de France à Vire dans le Calvados, restaurant et traiteur.

Municipales à Vire: qui succédera à Jean-Yves Cousin ?

Published: March 06, 2014
Length: 39:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: France 3 Basse-Normandie

Le maire UMP a décidé de raccrocher après 25 ans de mandat. Catherine Godbarge, de la majorité sortante, et Marc-Andreu Sabater, à gauche, briguent sa succession dans cette ville qui voit...

Restaurant de l'Hôtel de France à Vire

Published: September 02, 2013
Length: 22:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jeanmichel hoteldefrance

Dressage d'assiettes et découvrez nos différentes salles et salons pour vos banquets d'anniversaire, communion et evémenents gourmand.

La Compagnie Scratch, au festival des Virevoltés de Vire

Published: July 09, 2014
Length: 06:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: stephanie bertran

La compagnie Scratch, lors du festival des Virevoltés à Vire, le 8 juillet 2014, quartier de la Besnardière.

Saut de la drome terrain de bicross de vire

Published: May 09, 2012
Length: 30:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Luc fregnacq

Voila ma video d'un saut au bicross de vire (Si elle et vue pamal de vois je métrait des autre video)

BIENNALE DE VIRE 10ème Anniversaire 2011

Published: February 22, 2013
Length: 00:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alexandre Suquet

20 ans d'existence et 10ème anniversaire pour la grande biennale de peinture et de sculpture de Vire.

Cht Nor Vire Finale Elites 20-05-2012 00045.MTS

Published: May 21, 2012
Length: 20:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nina Gouyette

Vire Maison Ferme Garage Dépendances Terrain Cave

Published: March 30, 2011
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: immoFrance

France Achat / Vente Maison Ferme Vire Cave Garage Dépendances Terrain Maison Ferme Chambres 4 - proche SAINT LO 195 000,00 € Maison Calvados Basse-Normandie 14500 EID Immobilier .

Cht Nor Vire Finale Cadets 20-05-2012 00041.MTS

Published: May 22, 2012
Length: 18:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nina Gouyette

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Operation Bluecoat

Operation Bluecoat was an attack by the British Second Army at the Battle of Normandy during the Second World War, from 30 July – 7 August 1944. The geographical objectives of the attack were to secure the key road junction of Vire and the high ground of Mont Pinçon. Strategically, the attack was made to support the American exploitation of their break-out on the western flank of the Normandy beachhead.

Located at 48.8428, -0.892222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Operation Overlord, Battles involving the United Kingdom, Battles and operations of World War II involving Germany

Gare de Vire

Gare de Vire is a railway station serving the town Vire, Calvados department, northwestern France.

Located at 48.8469, -0.880833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Lower Normandy, TER Basse-Normandie

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Βιρ, ヴィール, Вир, Вір, 维尔