Folligny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Folligny: highlights and tourist information

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Folligny is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Folligny is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Granville at 14 km and Mont-Saint-Michel at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Folligny, 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 Folligny in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Folligny

Markets in and near Folligny

  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (11km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (12km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (14km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (16km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (21km)

More information about Folligny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Folligny, France

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

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) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (21km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (41km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (43km)
  • Plantbessin (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Couesnon (24km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (24km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (27km)
  • Chausey (28km)
  • Île des Landes (34km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (34km)
  • Île des Rimains (34km)
  • Roches de Ham (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (35km)
  • Île du Guesclin (38km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (39km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (43km)
  • Île Besnard (43km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (45km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (50km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (51km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (14km)
  • Ducey (25km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (39km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (6km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Folligny

Canton: Haye-Pesnel

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50320

Distance to Folligny

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 876 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 672 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauchamps, Champcervon, Equilly, Hocquigny, La Haye-Pesnel, La Lucerne-d'Outremer, La Meurdraquiere, La Mouche, Le Loreur, Le Mesnil-Rogues, Le Tanu, Saint-Jean-Des-Champs and Saint-Sauveur-la-Pommeraye.

This page in French: Visiter Folligny