Ducey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ducey in Manche

Photo is of Mont-Saint-Michel at 17 km from Ducey

Visit Ducey: highlights and tourist information

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Ducey is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Tourist classifications for Ducey include "village d'etape".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ducey in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 17 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 24 km.

Ducey, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Heritage Site at 17 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-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 30 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


Seaside resort at 34 km (direction north-west)

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

See Granville guide
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at 36 km (direction 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 36 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


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


at 40 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Cancale guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 41 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


at 41 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 47 km (direction east), in the Orne department

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

See Domfront guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Coutances guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Mayenne (town) guide


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

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

See Becherel guide

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Map of places to visit near Ducey


Markets in and near Ducey

Market days in Ducey: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Ducey: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (11km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (19km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Ducey, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ducey, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (22km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (23km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (27km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (38km)
  • Argences (45km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Couesnon (17km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (20km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (26km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (28km)
  • Source - Couesnon (38km)
  • Île des Rimains (40km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (41km)
  • Île des Landes (42km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (42km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (43km)
  • Chausey (45km)
  • Île du Guesclin (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (45km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (45km)
  • Juvigne (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (24km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (58km)

Geography and distances

Ducey is in the north of France at 57 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Ducey is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ducey

Canton: Ducey

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50220

Distance to Ducey

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 344 km

from Nice: 855 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 664 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 Ducey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Juilley, Le Mesnil-Ozenne, Les Cheris, Marcilly, Poilley, Pontaubault, Saint-Aubin-de-Terregatte, Saint-Laurent-de-Terregatte, Saint-Loup, Saint-Martin-Des-Champs, Saint-Quentin-sur-le-Homme and Saint-Senier-de-Beuvron.

This page in French: Visiter Ducey


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