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.

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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

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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

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