Morsalines tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Barfleur at 11 km from Morsalines

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Morsalines 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 Morsalines in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 11 km and Cherbourg at 23 km.

Morsalines, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide
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Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Calvados department

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

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Map of places to visit near Morsalines


Markets in and near Morsalines

  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (3km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (13km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (18km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (23km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (26km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (28km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (30km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Morsalines, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (4km)

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) (50km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (21km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (25km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (33km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (39km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (46km)
  • Plantbessin (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (25km)
  • Cap de la Hague (45km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (53km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (13km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Morsalines is in the north of France at 53 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Morsalines is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Morsalines

Canton: Quettehou

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50630

Distance to Morsalines

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 924 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 669 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 Morsalines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aumeville-Lestre, Crasville, La Pernelle, Le Vast, Lestre, Octeville-l'Avenel, Quettehou, Reville, Saint-Martin-d'Audouville, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Teurtheville-Bocage and Videcosville.

This page in French: Visiter Morsalines


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