Saint-Planchers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Planchers in Manche

Visit Saint-Planchers: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Planchers is situated in the Manche, Normandy region, in the north of France at 45 km from Saint-Lo, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Planchers is 284 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 21 km and Coutances at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Planchers, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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

Markets in and near Saint-Planchers

Local markets

  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (3km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (5km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (9km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (16km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Saint-Planchers & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Planchers, 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 Saint-Planchers and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (60km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (22km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (41km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (42km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Montmarin (47km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chausey (19km) [Map]
  • Couesnon (23km) [Map]
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (23km) [Map]
  • Île des Landes (26km) [Map]
  • Pointe du Grouin (26km) [Map]
  • Île des Rimains (27km) [Map]
  • Île du Guesclin (31km) [Map]
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (31km) [Map]
  • Île Besnard (35km) [Map]
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (35km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (35km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (35km) [Map]
  • Pointe de la Varde (37km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (42km) [Map]
  • Embouchure - Rance (43km) [Map]
  • Rance (fleuve) (43km) [Map]
  • Cézembre (43km) [Map]
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (44km) [Map]
  • Estuaire de la Rance (44km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (15km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Planchers

Canton: Granville

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50400

Distance to Saint-Planchers

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 284 km

from Calais: 338 km

from Nice: 883 km

from Bordeaux: 449 km

from Strasbourg: 681 km

Getting here

Saint-Planchers 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 Saint-Planchers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Planchers): Anctoville-sur-Boscq, Breville-sur-Mer, Donville-les-Bains, Granville, Hudimesnil, Jullouville, Longueville, Saint-Aubin-Des-Preaux, Saint-Jean-Des-Champs, Saint-Pair-sur-Mer, Saint-Pierre-Langers, Saint-Sauveur-la-Pommeraye and Yquelon.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Planchers