Jobourg tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cherbourg at 21 km from Jobourg

Visit Jobourg: highlights and tourist information

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Jobourg 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 Jobourg in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 21 km and Barfleur at 46 km.

Jobourg, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east)

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

See Barfleur guide

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Map of places to visit near Jobourg


Markets in and near Jobourg

  • Les Pieux: market Friday (20km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (21km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (31km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (36km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (44km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (51km)

More information about Jobourg, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Jobourg, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (4km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (6km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (12km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (20km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap de la Hague (2km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (3km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Jobourg is in the north of France at 86 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Jobourg is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Jobourg

Canton: Beaumont-Hague

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50440

Distance to Jobourg

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 86 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 302 km

from Nice: 964 km

from Bordeaux: 548 km

from Strasbourg: 712 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 Jobourg from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auderville, Beaumont-Hague, Digulleville, Eculleville, Herqueville, Omonville-la-Petite, Omonville-la-Rogue, Saint-Germain-Des-Vaux and Vauville.

This page in French: Visiter Jobourg