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Houtteville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Houtteville: highlights and tourist information

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Houtteville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Houtteville is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lessay abbey at 18 km and Coutances at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Houtteville, 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 Houtteville 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 Houtteville

Markets in and near Houtteville

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (8km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (9km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (17km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (21km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (24km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (24km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Houtteville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Houtteville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (6km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château de Beaurepaire (36km)
  • Argences (37km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (37km)
  • Plantbessin (44km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (46km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (48km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (17km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (38km)
  • Roches de Ham (42km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (56km)
  • Cap de la Hague (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Houtteville

Canton: Haye-du-Puits

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50250

Distance to Houtteville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 291 km

from Nice: 909 km

from Bordeaux: 504 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appeville, Auvers, Baupte, Beuzeville-la-Bastille, Blosville, Carquebut, Chef-du-Pont, Coigny, Cretteville, Etienville, Houesville, Les Moitiers-en-Bauptois, Liesville-sur-Douve, Picauville, Pretot-Sainte-Suzanne, Saint-Jores, Sebeville and Vindefontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Houtteville

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