Brehal tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brehal in Manche

Visit Brehal: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Brehal is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 39 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Brehal is 282 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Granville at 9 km and Coutances at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Brehal, 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 Brehal in Normandy.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Brehal

Markets in and near Brehal

Market days in Brehal: weekly market: Tuesday & Sunday;

  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (0km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (9km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (10km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (12km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (17km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (22km)

More information about Brehal, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Brehal, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Brehal.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (14km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chausey (21km)
  • Couesnon (31km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (31km)
  • Île des Landes (31km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (32km)
  • Île des Rimains (33km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (36km)
  • Île du Guesclin (36km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (37km)
  • Roches de Ham (37km)
  • Île Besnard (40km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (40km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (43km)
  • Cézembre (48km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (48km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (48km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (49km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (22km)
  • Ducey (35km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (42km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brehal

Canton: Bréhal

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50290

Distance to Brehal

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 282 km

from Calais: 332 km

from Nice: 887 km

from Bordeaux: 457 km

from Strasbourg: 680 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anctoville-sur-Boscq, Breville-sur-Mer, Bricqueville-sur-Mer, Cerences, Chanteloup, Coudeville-sur-Mer, Donville-les-Bains, Hudimesnil, Lingreville, Longueville, Muneville-sur-Mer, Saint-Sauveur-la-Pommeraye and Yquelon.

This page in French: Visiter Brehal