Brevands tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brevands: highlights and tourist information

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Brevands is situated in the Manche, Normandy region, in the north of France at 25 km from Saint-Lo, the department capital. (General information: Brevands is 263 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 22 km and Bayeux at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brevands, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Brevands in Normandy. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Brevands

Markets in and near Brevands

  • Carentan: market Monday all day (5km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (12km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (13km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (23km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (26km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (29km)

More information about Brevands, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Brevands, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Brevands and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (29km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (9km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (23km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (35km) [Map]
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (44km) [Map]
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (45km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (31km) [Map]
  • Argences (40km) [Map]
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (45km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (45km) [Map]
  • Château de Beaurepaire (46km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (55km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (6km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Cerisy (27km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (35km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (36km) [Map]
  • Villers-Bocage (48km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (48km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brevands

Canton: Carentan

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50500

Distance to Brevands

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 263 km

from Calais: 281 km

from Nice: 899 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

Brevands is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferries at Saint-Malo, Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here which are very convenient. For driving distances to Brevands from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Brevands): Angoville-Au-Plain, Brucheville, Carentan, Catz, Hiesville, Les Veys, Saint-Hilaire-Petitville, Saint-Pellerin, Sainte-Marie-du-Mont and Vierville.

This page in French: Visitez Brevands