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La Vendelee tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coutances at 5 km from La Vendelee

Visit La Vendelee: highlights and tourist information

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La Vendelee is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 5 km and Lessay abbey at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Vendelee, 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 Vendelee in Normandy.

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



at 5 km (direction south)

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

See Coutances guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example...

See Lessay abbey guide


Seaside resort at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach,...

See Granville guide


Heritage Site at 50 km (direction south)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore...

See Vire guide


at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany...

See Cancale guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Emerald Coast

Emerald Coast

at 63 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Emerald Coast in northern Brittany is extremely popular with visitors...

See Emerald Coast guide


at 63 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

We were pleased to discover that Saint-Malo, often considered a ferry port,...

See Saint-Malo guide
Dinard Pointe du Moulinet

Dinard Pointe du Moulinet

at 65 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Pointe du Moulinet in Dinard is visited for...

See Dinard Pointe du Moulinet guide
Dinard Pointe de la Malouine

Dinard Pointe de la Malouine

at 66 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Pointe de la Malouine in Dinard is a...

See Dinard Pointe de la Malouine guide


Seaside resort at 69 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Saint-Lunaire is a small resort, established west of Dinard in the 19th...

See Saint-Lunaire guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Manche

Map of places to visit near La Vendelee


Markets in and near La Vendelee

  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (9km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (12km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (21km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (27km)

More information about La Vendelee, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Vendelee, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (8km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (31km)
  • Chausey (35km)
  • Baie des Veys (41km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (43km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (44km)
  • Île des Landes (49km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (50km)
  • Île des Rimains (52km)
  • Île du Guesclin (53km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (54km)
  • Île Besnard (57km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (57km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (32km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (29km)

Geography and distances

La Vendelee is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: La Vendelee is 280 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Vendelee

Canton: Saint-Malo-de-la-Lande

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50200

Distance to La Vendelee

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 280 km

from Calais: 315 km

from Nice: 897 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 676 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 La Vendelee from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancteville, Boisroger, Brainville, Bricqueville-la-Blouette, Cambernon, Courcy, Coutances, Gratot, Heugueville-sur-Sienne, La Ronde-Haye, Monthuchon, Montsurvent, Muneville-le-Bingard, Saint-Malo-de-la-Lande, Saint-Pierre-de-Coutances, Saint-Sauveur-Lendelin, Servigny and Tourville-sur-Sienne.

This page in French: Visiter La Vendelee

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