Baupte tourism and travel guide

Photo of Baupte in Manche

Photo is of Lessay abbey at 16 km from Baupte

Visit Baupte: highlights and tourist information

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Baupte is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Baupte in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lessay abbey at 16 km and Coutances at 31 km.

Baupte, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example of roman style architecture...

See Lessay abbey guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th century...

See Coutances guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 35 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of visitors interested...

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide


at 48 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral...

See Bayeux guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Baupte


Markets in and near Baupte

  • Carentan: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (12km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (14km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (24km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (25km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (27km)

More information about Baupte, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Baupte, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (5km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (34km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (39km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (40km)
  • Plantbessin (43km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (49km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (51km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (18km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (37km)
  • Roches de Ham (39km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (58km)
  • Cap de la Hague (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (56km)

Geography and distances

Baupte is in the north of France at 29 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Baupte is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Baupte

Canton: Périers

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50500

Distance to Baupte

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 907 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 670 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 Baupte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appeville, Auvers, Beuzeville-la-Bastille, Coigny, Cretteville, Gorges, Houesville, Houtteville, Le Plessis-Lastelle, Liesville-sur-Douve, Meautis, Pretot-Sainte-Suzanne, Saint-Jores and Vindefontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Baupte