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Acqueville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Acqueville in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 10 km from Acqueville

Visit Acqueville: highlights and tourist information

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Acqueville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 10 km and Barfleur at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Acqueville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Acqueville in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 10 km (direction east)

The port town of Cherbourg has several monuments and museums of...

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction east)

Barfleur is listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' and...

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 46 km (direction south-south-east)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example...

See Lessay abbey guide

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

Map of places to visit near Acqueville


Markets in and near Acqueville

  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (10km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (12km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (18km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (23km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Acqueville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Acqueville, France

What to do at Acqueville? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Acqueville.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château de Beaurepaire (6km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (7km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (8km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (13km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (17km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap de la Hague (15km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (15km)
  • Baie des Veys (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Acqueville is in the north of France at 73 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Acqueville is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Acqueville

Canton: Beaumont-Hague

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50440

Distance to Acqueville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 296 km

from Nice: 950 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 700 km

Getting here

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 Acqueville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biville, Branville-Hague, Flottemanville-Hague, Heauville, Nouainville, Saint-Christophe-du-Foc, Sainte-Croix-Hague, Sideville, Teurtheville-Hague, Tonneville, Vasteville and Virandeville.

This page in French: Visiter Acqueville

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