Tessy-sur-Vire tourism and travel guide
Visit Tessy-sur-Vire: highlights and tourist information
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).
Tessy-sur-Vire, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Tessy-sur-Vire. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Tessy-sur-Vire
More information about Tessy-sur-Vire & region
Markets in and near Tessy-sur-Vire
- Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (9km)
- Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (16km)
- Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (19km)
- Marigny: market Wednesday (19km)
- Vire: market Friday (20km)
- Gavray: market Saturday (22km)
- Brecey: market Friday (29km)
- Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (30km)
- Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
- La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (32km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Tessy-sur-Vire, 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)
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); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (47km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (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); Rochers des Parcs (44km); Baie des Veys (45km); 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 and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (23km); Parc zoologique de Champrepus (25km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Tessy-sur-Vire
from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 16 km
from Paris: 249 km
from Calais: 303 km
from Nice: 866 km
from Bordeaux: 461 km
from Strasbourg: 646 km
Tessy-sur-Vire 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.
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.
This page in French: Visitez Tessy-sur-Vire