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Martigny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Martigny in Manche

Photo is of Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 29 km from Martigny

Visit Martigny: highlights and tourist information

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Martigny is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 29 km and Vire at 30 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Martigny, 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 Martigny in Normandy.

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



at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


Heritage Site at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main...

See Fougeres guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 34 km (direction east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets...

See Domfront guide


Seaside resort at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and...

See Granville guide


at 48 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on...

See Mont-Dol guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne...

See Mayenne (town) guide


at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Combourg is best known for the Chateau de Combourg, once home...

See Combourg guide


at 54 km (direction north-west)

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

See Coutances guide


at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins...

See Jublains guide

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

Map of places to visit near Martigny


Markets in and near Martigny

  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (13km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (15km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (19km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Vire: market Friday (30km)

Hotels near Martigny

More information about Martigny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Martigny, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (24km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (33km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (33km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (37km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (47km)
  • Argences (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (23km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (25km)
  • Couesnon (30km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (32km)
  • Source - Couesnon (34km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (43km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (50km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (33km)
  • Domjean (42km)
  • Juvigne (43km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (29km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (50km)

Geography and distances

Martigny is in the north of France at 56 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Martigny is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Martigny

Canton: Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50600

Distance to Martigny

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 336 km

from Nice: 844 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 651 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 Martigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chasseguey, Chevreville, Fontenay, Isigny-le-Buat, La Bazoge, Le Mesnil-Rainfray, Le Mesnillard, Parigny, Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet and Virey.

This page in French: Visiter Martigny

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