Montmartin-en-Graignes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montmartin-en-Graignes: highlights and tourist information

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Montmartin-en-Graignes is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Montmartin-en-Graignes is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 22 km and Lessay abbey at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montmartin-en-Graignes, 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 Montmartin-en-Graignes in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Montmartin-en-Graignes

Markets in and near Montmartin-en-Graignes

  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (8km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (19km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (21km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (21km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (29km)

More information about Montmartin-en-Graignes, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Montmartin-en-Graignes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (11km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (32km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (41km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (27km)
  • Argences (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (43km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (51km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (52km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (12km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (21km)
  • Roches de Ham (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (29km)
  • Villers-Bocage (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmartin-en-Graignes

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Daye

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50620

Distance to Montmartin-en-Graignes

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 284 km

from Nice: 893 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 654 km

Getting here

Montmartin-en-Graignes 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 Montmartin-en-Graignes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Catz, Graignes, Isigny-sur-Mer, Le Mesnil-Angot, Le Mesnil-Veneron, Les Veys, Neuilly-la-Foret, Saint-Fromond, Saint-Hilaire-Petitville, Saint-Jean-de-Daye and Saint-Pellerin.

This page in French: Visiter Montmartin-en-Graignes