Saint-Planchers tourism and travel guide

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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.


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Planchers

More information about Saint-Planchers & region

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)

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 Baie du Mont Saint-Michel (21km)

Heritage sites Mont-Saint-Michel (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Granville (5km); Dinan (56km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (60km)

Remarkable gardens Argences (22km); Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (41km); Jardin du château de La Ballue (42km); Jardins de Montmarin (47km)

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

Towns of Art and history Coutances (24km); Dinard (45km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villedieu-les-Poeles (22km); Ducey (29km); Dol-de-Bretagne (35km); Torigni-sur-Vire (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (40km); Saint-Malo (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Champrepus (15km)

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