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Creances tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lessay abbey at 3 km from Creances

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Visit Creances: highlights and tourist information

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Creances is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Creances is 288 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lessay abbey at 3 km and Coutances at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Creances, 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 Creances 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 Creances

Markets in and near Creances

  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (11km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (12km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (24km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (26km)

More information about Creances, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Creances, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (24km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (37km)
  • Chausey (42km)
  • Roches de Ham (43km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (46km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Creances

Canton: Lessay

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50710

Distance to Creances

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 288 km

from Calais: 312 km

from Nice: 911 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 684 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angoville-sur-Ay, La Feuillie, Lessay, Pirou, Saint-Germain-sur-Ay and Vesly.

This page in French: Visiter Creances

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