Les Pieux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Pieux in Manche

Visit Les Pieux: highlights and tourist information

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Les Pieux is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 68 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Les Pieux is 311 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 19 km and Lessay abbey at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Pieux, 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 Les Pieux 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 Les Pieux

Markets in and near Les Pieux

Market days in Les Pieux: weekly market: Friday;

  • Les Pieux: market Friday (0km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (14km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (15km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (19km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (25km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Les Pieux, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Les Pieux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Les Pieux.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (14km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (14km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (19km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (22km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Nez de Jobourg (20km)
  • Cap de la Hague (22km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Pieux

Canton: Pieux

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50340

Distance to Les Pieux

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 311 km

from Calais: 306 km

from Nice: 947 km

from Bordeaux: 528 km

from Strasbourg: 704 km

Getting here

Les Pieux 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 Les Pieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Flamanville, Grosville, Helleville, Le Rozel, Pierreville, Saint-Christophe-du-Foc, Saint-Germain-le-Gaillard, Siouville-Hague, Sotteville, Surtainville and Treauville.

This page in French: Visiter Les Pieux