Fresville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fresville in Manche

Photo is of Barfleur at 26 km from Fresville

Visit Fresville: highlights and tourist information

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Fresville 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 Fresville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 26 km and Lessay abbey at 27 km.

Fresville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-north-east)

Barfleur is listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' and the harbour area...

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction south-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example of roman style architecture...

See Lessay abbey guide


at 29 km (direction north-west)

The port town of Cherbourg has several monuments and museums of interest and a...

See Cherbourg guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 34 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of visitors interested...

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Coutances guide


at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral...

See Bayeux guide

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Map of places to visit near Fresville


Markets in and near Fresville

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (4km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (11km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (17km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (18km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (20km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Fresville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Fresville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (18km)

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) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (28km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (28km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (38km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (42km)
  • Plantbessin (48km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (17km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (44km)
  • Cap de la Hague (49km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Fresville is in the north of France at 41 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Fresville is 277 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fresville

Canton: Montebourg

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50310

Distance to Fresville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 277 km

from Calais: 284 km

from Nice: 916 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 670 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 Fresville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amfreville, Azeville, Beuzeville-Au-Plain, Ecausseville, Ecoqueneauville, Emondeville, Eroudeville, Fontenay-sur-Mer, Gourbesville, Joganville, Le Ham, Montebourg, Neuville-Au-Plain, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Floxel, Saint-Marcouf, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Sebeville, Sortosville, Turqueville and Urville.

This page in French: Visiter Fresville