Location: Tessy-sur-Vire is situated in the Manche (Normandy region) in the north of France at 16 km from Saint-Lo, the department capital. (General information: Tessy-sur-Vire is 249 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Vire at 19 km from Tessy-sur-Vire
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Tessy-sur-Vire. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Tessy-sur-Vire 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 (50km)
Heritage sites Mont-Saint-Michel (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (50km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Granville (42km)
Regional Natural Parcs Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (41km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (27km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (43km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (47km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (47km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (49km)
Remarkable gardens Argences (28km); Plantbessin (32km); Jardins du château de Brécy (50km)
Sites of natural beauty Roches de Ham (6km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (17km); Forêt de Cerisy (27km); Couesnon (51km); Embouchure - Couesnon (52km)
Towns of Art and history Coutances (31km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Torigni-sur-Vire (9km); Villedieu-les-Poeles (19km); Villers-Bocage (32km); Ducey (43km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (3km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (23km); Parc zoologique de Champrepus (25km)
from Saint-Lo (local prefecture): 16 km
from Paris: 249 km
from Calais: 303 km
from Nice: 866 km
from Bordeaux: 461 km
from Strasbourg: 646 km
We have found 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tessy-sur-Vire): Beuvrigny, Brectouville, Chevry, Domjean, Fervaches, Fourneaux, Gieville, Gouvets, Le Mesnil-Herman, Le Mesnil-Opac, Montabot, Moyon, Pont-Bellanger, Pont-Farcy, Saint-Louet-sur-Vire, Sainte-Marie-Outre-l'Eau and Troisgots.
Manche 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 Tessy-sur-Vire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Tessy-sur-Vire