Cavigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cavigny: highlights and tourist information

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Cavigny is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 9 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Cavigny is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 26 km and Lessay abbey at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cavigny, 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 Cavigny in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Cavigny

Markets in and near Cavigny

  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (16km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (18km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (20km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (22km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (22km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (28km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)

More information about Cavigny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cavigny, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (13km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (39km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (39km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (23km)
  • Argences (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (41km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (16km)
  • Roches de Ham (19km)
  • Baie des Veys (21km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (20km)
  • Villers-Bocage (36km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (24km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (34km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cavigny

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Daye

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50620

Distance to Cavigny

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 885 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 651 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Airel, Amigny, La Meauffe, Le Dezert, Le Hommet-d'Arthenay, Le Mesnil-Rouxelin, Le Mesnil-Veneron, Moon-sur-Elle, Pont-Hebert, Rampan, Saint-Fromond, Saint-Jean-de-Daye and Villiers-Fossard.

This page in French: Visiter Cavigny