Canteloup tourism and travel guide

Photo of Canteloup in Manche

Visit Canteloup: highlights and tourist information

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Canteloup is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 62 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Canteloup is 282 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 7 km and Cherbourg at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canteloup, 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 Canteloup 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 Canteloup

Markets in and near Canteloup

  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (9km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (17km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (19km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (26km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (28km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (36km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (36km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (39km)

More information about Canteloup, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Canteloup, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (9km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (16km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (23km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (28km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (36km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (33km)
  • Cap de la Hague (40km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (43km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canteloup

Canton: Saint-Pierre-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50330

Distance to Canteloup

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 282 km

from Calais: 270 km

from Nice: 931 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 672 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anneville-en-Saire, Brillevast, Clitourps, Cosqueville, Gatteville-le-Phare, Gouberville, La Pernelle, Le Vast, Le Vicel, Montfarville, Neville-sur-Mer, Quettehou, Rethoville, Saint-Pierre-Eglise, Sainte-Genevieve, Teurtheville-Bocage, Theville, Tocqueville, Valcanville and Varouville.

This page in French: Visiter Canteloup