La Colombe tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Colombe: highlights and tourist information

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La Colombe is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: La Colombe is 258 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 22 km and Coutances at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Colombe, 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 La Colombe 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 La Colombe

Markets in and near La Colombe

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (13km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (17km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Vire: market Friday (22km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (23km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (25km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about La Colombe, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Colombe, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Colombe.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (57km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (61km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (24km)
  • Plantbessin (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (12km)
  • Roches de Ham (20km)
  • Couesnon (37km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (37km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (41km)
  • Chausey (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (5km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (23km)
  • Ducey (30km)
  • Villers-Bocage (45km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (17km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (11km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Colombe

Canton: Percy

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50800

Distance to La Colombe

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 258 km

from Calais: 317 km

from Nice: 866 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

La Colombe 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 La Colombe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beslon, Fontenermont, La Bloutiere, Le Chefresne, Margueray, Percy, Saint-Aubin-Des-Bois, Saint-Maur-Des-Bois, Sainte-Cecile and Villedieu-les-Poeles.

This page in French: Visiter La Colombe