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Foucarville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Foucarville: highlights and tourist information

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Foucarville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Foucarville is 270 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 25 km and Normandy landing beaches at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Foucarville, 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 Foucarville 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 Foucarville


Markets in and near Foucarville

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (6km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (15km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (16km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (17km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (17km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (27km)

More information about Foucarville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Foucarville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (16km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (32km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (34km)
  • Plantbessin (43km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (43km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (11km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Foucarville

Canton: Sainte-Mère-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50480

Distance to Foucarville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 270 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 911 km

from Bordeaux: 514 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audouville-la-Hubert, Azeville, Beuzeville-Au-Plain, Boutteville, Ecoqueneauville, Fontenay-sur-Mer, Neuville-Au-Plain, Ravenoville, Saint-Germain-de-Varreville, Saint-Marcouf, Saint-Martin-de-Varreville, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Sebeville and Turqueville.

This page in French: Visiter Foucarville

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