Marchesieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marchesieux: highlights and tourist information

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Marchesieux is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 17 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Marchesieux is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lessay abbey at 18 km and Coutances at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marchesieux, 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 Marchesieux 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 Marchesieux

Markets in and near Marchesieux

  • Periers: market Saturday (9km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (13km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (23km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Marchesieux, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Marchesieux, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (13km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (22km)
  • Plantbessin (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (24km)
  • Roches de Ham (25km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (29km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
  • Chausey (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (28km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (39km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marchesieux

Canton: Périers

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50190

Distance to Marchesieux

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 298 km

from Nice: 895 km

from Bordeaux: 487 km

from Strasbourg: 664 km

Getting here

Marchesieux 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 Marchesieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auxais, Feugeres, Le Mesnil-Eury, Le Mesnil-Vigot, Les Champs-de-Losque, Lozon, Montreuil-sur-Lozon, Raids, Remilly-sur-Lozon, Saint-Andre-de-Bohon, Saint-Aubin-du-Perron, Saint-Germain-sur-Seves, Saint-Martin-d'Aubigny, Saint-Sebastien-de-Raids, Sainteny and Tribehou.

This page in French: Visiter Marchesieux