Cerences tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cerences: highlights and tourist information

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Cerences is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Cerences is 277 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 14 km and Granville at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cerences, 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 Cerences 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 Cerences

Markets in and near Cerences

  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (6km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (15km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Cerences, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cerences, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (11km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chausey (26km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (31km)
  • Roches de Ham (31km)
  • Couesnon (33km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (33km)
  • Île des Landes (37km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (37km)
  • Île des Rimains (38km)
  • Île du Guesclin (41km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (45km)
  • Île Besnard (45km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (46km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (48km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (50km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (54km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (54km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (55km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (18km)
  • Ducey (35km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (36km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (12km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cerences

Canton: Bréhal

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50510

Distance to Cerences

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 277 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 884 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 674 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brehal, Chanteloup, Hudimesnil, Le Loreur, Le Mesnil-Amand, Le Mesnil-Aubert, Le Mesnil-Rogues, Lengronne, Muneville-sur-Mer, Trelly and Ver.

This page in French: Visiter Cerences