Carneville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carneville in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 13 km from Carneville

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Carneville 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 Carneville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 13 km and Barfleur at 13 km.

Carneville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction west)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 50 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide

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Map of places to visit near Carneville


Markets in and near Carneville

  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (13km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (15km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (17km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (25km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (30km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (31km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Carneville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Carneville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (10km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (17km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (21km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (29km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap de la Hague (33km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (36km)
  • Baie des Veys (39km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Carneville is in the north of France at 66 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Carneville is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Carneville

Canton: Saint-Pierre-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50330

Distance to Carneville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 274 km

from Nice: 938 km

from Bordeaux: 541 km

from Strasbourg: 679 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 Carneville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brillevast, Clitourps, Cosqueville, Digosville, Fermanville, Gonneville, Maupertus-sur-Mer, Saint-Pierre-Eglise, Theville and Varouville.

This page in French: Visiter Carneville