Carolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carolles: highlights and tourist information

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Carolles is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 53 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Carolles is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Granville at 10 km and Mont-Saint-Michel at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carolles, 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 Carolles 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 Carolles

Markets in and near Carolles

Market days in Carolles: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Carolles: market Thursday (0km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (7km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (17km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Cancale: market Sunday (23km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Carolles, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Carolles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (30km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (33km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (34km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (41km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (44km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Couesnon (15km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (15km)
  • Chausey (20km)
  • Île des Landes (21km)
  • Île des Rimains (21km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (21km)
  • Île du Guesclin (25km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (27km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (30km)
  • Île Besnard (30km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (32km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (37km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (37km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (37km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (37km)
  • Cézembre (38km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (46km)
  • Roches de Ham (49km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (25km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (26km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (27km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (41km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (20km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carolles

Canton: Sartilly

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50740

Distance to Carolles

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 346 km

from Nice: 880 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 683 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angey, Champeaux, Dragey-Ronthon, Jullouville, Saint-Aubin-Des-Preaux, Saint-Jean-le-Thomas and Saint-Pierre-Langers.

This page in French: Visiter Carolles