Ceaux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Mont-Saint-Michel at 9 km from Ceaux

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Ceaux 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 Ceaux in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 9 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 24 km.

Ceaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Heritage Site at 9 km (direction west)

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 24 km (direction south), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local castles...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


Seaside resort at 28 km (direction north-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the 19th...

See Granville guide


at 29 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on which...

See Mont-Dol guide
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at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of the...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 33 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany oysters, fresh...

See Cancale guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be...

See Fougeres guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Combourg is best known for the Chateau de Combourg, once home to...

See Combourg guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des...

See Vire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Saint Suliac is a beautiful village on the estuary of the River...

See Saint-Suliac guide
Emerald Coast

Emerald Coast

at 46 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Emerald Coast in northern Brittany is extremely popular with visitors and...

See Emerald Coast guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

We were pleased to discover that Saint-Malo, often considered a ferry port,...

See Saint-Malo guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-west)

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th...

See Coutances guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide

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Map of places to visit near Ceaux


Markets in and near Ceaux

  • Avranches: market Saturday (6km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (13km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (18km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (19km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Ceaux, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ceaux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (20km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (24km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (26km)
  • Argences (42km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (43km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (46km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Couesnon (9km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (16km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (31km)
  • Île des Rimains (33km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Île des Landes (34km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (35km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (37km)
  • Île du Guesclin (38km)
  • Chausey (38km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (38km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (42km)
  • Île Besnard (42km)
  • Source - Couesnon (43km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (43km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (45km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (47km)
  • Roches de Ham (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (47km)
  • Juvigne (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (23km)

Geography and distances

Ceaux is in the north of France at 58 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Ceaux is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ceaux

Canton: Ducey

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50220

Distance to Ceaux

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 347 km

from Nice: 862 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 671 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 Ceaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avranches, Courtils, Crollon, Huisnes-sur-Mer, Juilley, Le Val-Saint-Pere, Poilley, Pontaubault, Precey, Saint-Martin-Des-Champs, Saint-Quentin-sur-le-Homme, Saint-Senier-sous-Avranches, Servon, Tanis and Vains.

This page in French: Visiter Ceaux


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