Catz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Catz: highlights and tourist information

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Catz is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 23 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Catz is 262 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 22 km and Bayeux at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Catz, 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 Catz 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 Catz

Markets in and near Catz

  • Carentan: market Monday all day (5km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (13km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (15km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (24km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (31km)

More information about Catz, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Catz, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (35km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (30km)
  • Argences (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (45km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (47km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (47km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (8km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (25km)
  • Roches de Ham (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)
  • Villers-Bocage (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Catz

Canton: Carentan

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50500

Distance to Catz

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 283 km

from Nice: 897 km

from Bordeaux: 499 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Catz): Angoville-Au-Plain, Brevands, Carentan, Les Veys, Montmartin-en-Graignes, Neuilly-la-Foret, Saint-Hilaire-Petitville, Saint-Pellerin and Vierville.

This page in French: Visitez Catz