Grosville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grosville in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 16 km from Grosville

Visit Grosville: highlights and tourist information

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Grosville 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 Grosville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 16 km and Lessay abbey at 36 km.

Grosville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction north-east)

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

See Cherbourg guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 36 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide

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Map of places to visit near Grosville


Markets in and near Grosville

  • Les Pieux: market Friday (5km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (9km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (14km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (16km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (20km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Grosville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Grosville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château de Beaurepaire (11km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (16km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (18km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (19km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Nez de Jobourg (23km)
  • Cap de la Hague (24km)
  • Baie des Veys (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Grosville is in the north of France at 65 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Grosville is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grosville

Canton: Pieux

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50340

Distance to Grosville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 302 km

from Nice: 943 km

from Bordeaux: 527 km

from Strasbourg: 699 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 Grosville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breuville, Bricquebosq, Couville, Helleville, Les Pieux, Pierreville, Quettetot, Rauville-la-Bigot, Saint-Christophe-du-Foc, Saint-Germain-le-Gaillard, Sotteville, Surtainville and Treauville.

This page in French: Visiter Grosville