Cametours tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cametours: highlights and tourist information

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Cametours is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Cametours is 266 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 14 km and Lessay abbey at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cametours, 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 Cametours 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 Cametours

Markets in and near Cametours

  • Marigny: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (16km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (18km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (22km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (22km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (25km)

More information about Cametours, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cametours, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (13km)
  • Plantbessin (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (18km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (32km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Baie des Veys (36km)
  • Chausey (44km)
  • Île des Landes (57km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (57km)
  • Île des Rimains (59km)
  • Île du Guesclin (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (22km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (26km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (20km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (26km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cametours

Canton: Cerisy-la-Salle

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50570

Distance to Cametours

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 266 km

from Calais: 306 km

from Nice: 886 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belval, Camprond, Carantilly, Cerisy-la-Salle, Dangy, Le Lorey, Le Mesnil-Amey, Marigny, Montcuit, Montpinchon, Ouville and Savigny.

This page in French: Visiter Cametours