La Croix-Avranchin tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Croix-Avranchin: highlights and tourist information

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La Croix-Avranchin is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 67 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: La Croix-Avranchin is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 14 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Croix-Avranchin, 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 Croix-Avranchin in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Croix-Avranchin

Markets in and near La Croix-Avranchin

  • Saint-James: market Monday (5km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (16km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (25km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (26km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne: market Saturday (27km)

More information about La Croix-Avranchin, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Croix-Avranchin, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (12km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (16km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (17km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (35km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (42km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (50km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (10km)
  • Couesnon (13km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (13km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (23km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (30km)
  • Source - Couesnon (35km)
  • Île des Rimains (36km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (38km)
  • Île des Landes (38km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (39km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (39km)
  • Île du Guesclin (41km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (42km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (42km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (43km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (44km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (45km)
  • Île Besnard (45km)
  • Chausey (45km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (47km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (11km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (15km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (27km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (35km)
  • Bedee (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Croix-Avranchin

Canton: Saint-James

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50240

Distance to La Croix-Avranchin

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 354 km

from Nice: 856 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 671 km

Getting here

La Croix-Avranchin 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 Croix-Avranchin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argouges, Carnet, Crollon, Juilley, Macey, Montanel, Sacey, Saint-Aubin-de-Terregatte, Saint-James, Saint-Senier-de-Beuvron, Tanis, Vergoncey, Vessey and Villiers-le-Pre.

This page in French: Visiter La Croix-Avranchin