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Montmartin-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montmartin-sur-Mer in Manche

Photo is of Coutances at 7 km from Montmartin-sur-Mer

Visit Montmartin-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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Montmartin-sur-Mer is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 7 km and Granville at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montmartin-sur-Mer, 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-sur-Mer in Normandy.

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



at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

See Coutances guide


Seaside resort at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Granville guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example...

See Lessay abbey guide


Heritage Site at 39 km (direction south)

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Cancale guide


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

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

See Vire guide


at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Mont-Dol guide


at 52 km (direction south-south-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
Emerald Coast

Emerald Coast

at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Emerald Coast in northern Brittany is extremely popular with visitors...

See Emerald Coast guide


at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

We were pleased to discover that Saint-Malo, often considered a...

See Saint-Malo guide
Dinard Pointe du Moulinet

Dinard Pointe du Moulinet

at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Pointe du Moulinet in Dinard is visited for...

See Dinard Pointe du Moulinet guide
Dinard Pointe de la Malouine

Dinard Pointe de la Malouine

at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The Pointe de la Malouine in Dinard is a promontory west of...

See Dinard Pointe de la Malouine guide


at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Dinard, estblished as a fashionable resort in the 19th century, is still...

See Dinard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 57 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Saint Suliac is a beautiful village on the estuary of the...

See Saint-Suliac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montmartin-sur-Mer


Markets in and near Montmartin-sur-Mer

  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (9km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (13km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (16km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (20km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Montmartin-sur-Mer, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Montmartin-sur-Mer, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (7km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chausey (24km)
  • Roches de Ham (35km)
  • Île des Landes (38km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (39km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km)
  • Île des Rimains (41km)
  • Couesnon (41km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (41km)
  • Île du Guesclin (42km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (43km)
  • Île Besnard (46km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (46km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (48km)
  • Baie des Veys (52km)
  • Cézembre (53km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (54km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (54km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (28km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (40km)
  • Ducey (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (23km)

Geography and distances

Montmartin-sur-Mer is in the north of France at 35 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Montmartin-sur-Mer is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmartin-sur-Mer

Canton: Montmartin-sur-Mer

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50590

Distance to Montmartin-sur-Mer

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 325 km

from Nice: 894 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 680 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 Montmartin-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoville, Bricqueville-la-Blouette, Hauteville-sur-Mer, Herenguerville, Heugueville-sur-Sienne, Hyenville, Lingreville, Montchaton, Orval, Quettreville-sur-Sienne, Regneville-sur-Mer and Saint-Pierre-de-Coutances.

This page in French: Visiter Montmartin-sur-Mer

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