Le Perron tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vire at 24 km from Le Perron

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Le Perron in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 24 km and Bayeux at 29 km.

Le Perron, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Vire

Vire

at 24 km (direction south), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

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

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

See Bayeux guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Creully

Creully

at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide
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Arromanches

Arromanches

at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Arromanches guide
Caen

Caen

at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is...

See Caen guide
Coutances

Coutances

at 41 km (direction west)

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th...

See Coutances guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

Heritage Site at 64 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide

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Markets in and near Le Perron

  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (6km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (20km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (21km)
  • Vire: market Friday (24km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (24km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Perron, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (29km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (32km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (35km)
  • Argences (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (11km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (15km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (28km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (36km)
  • Baie des Veys (40km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (41km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (6km)
  • Villers-Bocage (18km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (12km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (12km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Perron is in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Le Perron is 238 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Perron

Canton: Torigni-sur-Vire

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50160

Distance to Le Perron

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 238 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 863 km

from Bordeaux: 469 km

from Strasbourg: 635 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 Perron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bieville, Dampierre, Gieville, La Lande-sur-Drome, La Vacquerie, Lamberville, Placy-Montaigu, Precorbin, Rouxeville, Saint-Amand, Saint-Jean-Des-Baisants, Saint-Jean-Des-Essartiers, Saint-Martin-Des-Besaces, Saint-Ouen-Des-Besaces, Sept-Vents, Torigni-sur-Vire and Vidouville.

This page in French: Visiter Le Perron

 
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