Guilberville tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vire at 17 km from Guilberville

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Guilberville 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 Guilberville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 17 km and Bayeux at 36 km.

Guilberville, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Vire

Vire

at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des Gorges de...

See Vire guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide
Coutances

Coutances

at 39 km (direction west)

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

See Coutances guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 43 km (direction west), 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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Creully

Creully

at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was built during...

See Arromanches guide
Caen

Caen

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very...

See Caen guide
Domfront

Domfront

at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the old town...

See Domfront guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide
Granville

Granville

Seaside resort at 50 km (direction west-south-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the 19th century villas...

See Granville guide
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

Heritage Site at 57 km (direction west-south-west)

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey and island...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Bagnoles de l\'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide

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Markets in and near Guilberville

  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (6km)
  • Vire: market Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (23km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (29km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Guilberville, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (36km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (26km)
  • Argences (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (8km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (20km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (23km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (36km)
  • Baie des Veys (45km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (47km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (47km)
  • Couesnon (58km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (6km)
  • Villers-Bocage (24km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (26km)
  • Ducey (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (6km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (14km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (33km)
 
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Geography and distances

Guilberville is in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Guilberville is 241 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guilberville

Canton: Torigni-sur-Vire

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50160

Distance to Guilberville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 241 km

from Calais: 296 km

from Nice: 861 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 638 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 Guilberville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beuvrigny, Brectouville, Bures-les-Monts, Campeaux, Gieville, La Ferriere-Harang, Malloue, Mont-Bertrand, Placy-Montaigu, Saint-Amand, Saint-Louet-sur-Vire, Sainte-Marie-Outre-l'Eau and Torigni-sur-Vire.

This page in French: Visiter Guilberville