Montaigu-la-Brisette tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Barfleur at 16 km from Montaigu-la-Brisette

Visit Montaigu-la-Brisette: highlights and tourist information

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Montaigu-la-Brisette 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 Montaigu-la-Brisette in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 16 km and Cherbourg at 17 km.

Montaigu-la-Brisette, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-east)

Barfleur is listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' and the...

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at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

The port town of Cherbourg has several monuments and museums of interest...

See Cherbourg guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

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Markets in and near Montaigu-la-Brisette

  • Valognes: market Friday (7km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (17km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (19km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (30km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (31km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Montaigu-la-Brisette, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (11km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (15km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (19km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (27km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (33km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (40km)
  • Plantbessin (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (28km)
  • Cap de la Hague (39km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (40km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (56km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (7km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Montaigu-la-Brisette is in the north of France at 55 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Montaigu-la-Brisette is 284 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaigu-la-Brisette

Canton: Valognes

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50700

Distance to Montaigu-la-Brisette

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 284 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 928 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 675 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 Montaigu-la-Brisette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aumeville-Lestre, Crasville, Huberville, Le Theil, Lestre, Octeville-l'Avenel, Saint-Germain-de-Tournebut, Saint-Martin-d'Audouville, Saussemesnil, Tamerville, Teurtheville-Bocage, Valognes, Vaudreville and Videcosville.

This page in French: Visiter Montaigu-la-Brisette


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