Cherence-le-Roussel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vire at 17 km from Cherence-le-Roussel

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Cherence-le-Roussel 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 Cherence-le-Roussel in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 17 km and Domfront at 30 km.

Cherence-le-Roussel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

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

See Domfront guide


Heritage Site at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 37 km (direction south-south-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 42 km (direction 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 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Fougeres guide


Seaside resort at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Granville guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 50 km (direction north-west)

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

See Coutances guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 53 km (direction south-east), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is...

See Mayenne (town) guide

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Markets in and near Cherence-le-Roussel

  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Vire: market Friday (17km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (25km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (26km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Cherence-le-Roussel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (37km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (44km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (44km)
  • Argences (45km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (12km)
  • Roches de Ham (35km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (37km)
  • Couesnon (38km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (42km)
  • Source - Couesnon (44km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (21km)
  • Ducey (22km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (36km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (42km)
  • Villers-Bocage (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (31km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (34km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (27km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (38km)

Geography and distances

Cherence-le-Roussel is in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Cherence-le-Roussel is 247 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cherence-le-Roussel

Canton: Juvigny-le-Tertre

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50520

Distance to Cherence-le-Roussel

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 247 km

from Calais: 323 km

from Nice: 845 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 644 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-Roussel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauficel, Bellefontaine, Brouains, Juvigny-le-Tertre, Le Mesnil-Adelee, Le Mesnil-Gilbert, Le Mesnil-Rainfray, Le Mesnil-Tove, Le Neufbourg, Lingeard, Perriers-en-Beauficel, Saint-Barthelemy, Saint-Michel-de-Montjoie and Saint-Pois.

This page in French: Visiter Cherence-le-Roussel