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

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Le Guislain

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)

More information about Le Guislain, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Guislain, France

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)

Geography and distances

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

Le Guislain 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 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