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Le Guislain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Guislain: highlights and tourist information

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Le Guislain is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 19 km and Vire at 29 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Guislain, 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 Le Guislain in Normandy.

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

Coutances

Coutances

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Coutances guide
Vire

Vire

at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide
Granville

Granville

Seaside resort at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Granville guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 35 km (direction north-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example of roman style...

See Lessay abbey guide
 
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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

Heritage Site at 43 km (direction south-west)

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an...

See Bayeux guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 51 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Cancale

Cancale

at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany oysters, fresh...

See Cancale guide
Mont-Dol

Mont-Dol

at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on which...

See Mont-Dol guide
Domfront

Domfront

at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in...

See Domfront guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour...

See Arromanches guide
Dol-de-Bretagne

Dol-de-Bretagne

at 61 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Guislain

 
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Markets in and near Le Guislain

  • Gavray: market Saturday (11km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (19km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (23km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (27km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (28km)

Hotels near Le Guislain

More information about Le Guislain, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Guislain, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (16km)
  • Plantbessin (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (15km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (22km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (34km)
  • Chausey (43km)
  • Couesnon (45km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (45km)
  • Île des Landes (53km)
  • Île des Rimains (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (15km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (19km)
  • Ducey (40km)
  • Villers-Bocage (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (14km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (17km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (35km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Guislain is in the north of France at 19 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Le Guislain is 262 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Guislain

Canton: Percy

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50410

Distance to Le Guislain

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 876 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 659 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 Le Guislain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerisy-la-Salle, Hambye, La Haye-Bellefond, Maupertuis, Notre-Dame-de-Cenilly, Saint-Martin-de-Cenilly, Soulles and Villebaudon.

This page in French: Visiter Le Guislain

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