Gonneville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gonneville in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 11 km from Gonneville

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Gonneville 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 Gonneville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 11 km and Barfleur at 15 km.

Gonneville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 47 km (direction south)

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

See Lessay abbey guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

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

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide

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Map of places to visit near Gonneville


Markets in and near Gonneville

  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (11km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (15km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (23km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (28km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (29km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Gonneville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Gonneville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (8km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (15km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (20km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (27km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap de la Hague (32km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (34km)
  • Baie des Veys (38km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (14km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Gonneville is in the north of France at 64 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Gonneville is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gonneville

Canton: Saint-Pierre-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50330

Distance to Gonneville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 937 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 680 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 Gonneville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brillevast, Carneville, Digosville, Fermanville, Le Mesnil-Au-Val, Le Theil, Maupertus-sur-Mer, Saint-Pierre-Eglise, Teurtheville-Bocage and Theville.

This page in French: Visiter Gonneville