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Cherence-le-Heron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cherence-le-Heron in Manche

Photo is of Vire at 23 km from Cherence-le-Heron

Visit Cherence-le-Heron: highlights and tourist information

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Cherence-le-Heron is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 23 km and Mont-Saint-Michel at 29 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cherence-le-Heron, 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 Cherence-le-Heron in Normandy.

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



at 23 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


Heritage Site at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Granville guide


at 33 km (direction north-west)

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

See Coutances guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-west), 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


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide


at 48 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany...

See Cancale guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill...

See Mont-Dol guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 50 km (direction south), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Fougeres guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 52 km (direction south-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 53 km (direction north-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example...

See Lessay abbey guide


at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Combourg guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Manche

Map of places to visit near Cherence-le-Heron


Markets in and near Cherence-le-Heron

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (9km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (17km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (18km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Vire: market Friday (23km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Cherence-le-Heron, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cherence-le-Heron, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (29km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (43km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (47km)
  • Plantbessin (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (11km)
  • Roches de Ham (28km)
  • Couesnon (31km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (39km)
  • Chausey (44km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (24km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (10km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (39km)

Geography and distances

Cherence-le-Heron is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Cherence-le-Heron is 260 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cherence-le-Heron

Canton: Villedieu-les-Poêles

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50800

Distance to Cherence-le-Heron

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 260 km

from Calais: 324 km

from Nice: 862 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 657 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 Cherence-le-Heron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beslon, Boisyvon, Braffais, Fleury, La Chapelle-Cecelin, La Trinite, Les Loges-sur-Brecey, Rouffigny, Saint-Aubin-Des-Bois, Saint-Laurent-de-Cuves, Saint-Martin-le-Bouillant, Saint-Maur-Des-Bois, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Bois, Sainte-Cecile and Villedieu-les-Poeles.

This page in French: Visiter Cherence-le-Heron

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