Marigny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marigny in Manche

Photo is of Coutances at 18 km from Marigny

Visit Marigny: highlights and tourist information

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Marigny 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 Marigny in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 18 km and Lessay abbey at 25 km.

Marigny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Coutances guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


Seaside resort at 39 km (direction south-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the 19th century villas...

See Granville guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Arromanches guide


at 63 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Cancale guide

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Map of places to visit near Marigny


Markets in and near Marigny

Market days in Marigny: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Marigny: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (15km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (20km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (22km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (23km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (25km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Marigny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Marigny, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (17km)
  • Plantbessin (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (17km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (28km)
  • Baie des Veys (32km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (35km)
  • Chausey (48km)
  • Île des Landes (61km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (20km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (29km)
  • Villers-Bocage (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (20km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (30km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (37km)

Geography and distances

Marigny is in the north of France at 11 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Marigny is 264 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marigny

Canton: Marigny

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50570

Distance to Marigny

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 264 km

from Calais: 302 km

from Nice: 885 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 660 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 Marigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cametours, Canisy, Carantilly, Dangy, Feugeres, Hebecrevon, La Chapelle-en-Juger, Le Lorey, Le Mesnil-Amey, Le Mesnil-Eury, Lozon, Montreuil-sur-Lozon, Quibou, Saint-Gilles and Saint-Martin-de-Bonfosse.

This page in French: Visiter Marigny