Neuville-Au-Plain tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Barfleur at 27 km from Neuville-Au-Plain

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Neuville-Au-Plain 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 Neuville-Au-Plain in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 27 km and Lessay abbey at 28 km.

Neuville-Au-Plain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 28 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 31 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 32 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th century...

See Coutances guide


at 48 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

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Map of places to visit near Neuville-Au-Plain


Markets in and near Neuville-Au-Plain

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (2km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (14km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (15km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (18km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (21km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Neuville-Au-Plain, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (30km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (30km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (40km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (44km)
  • Plantbessin (46km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (15km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (42km)
  • Roches de Ham (49km)
  • Cap de la Hague (51km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Neuville-Au-Plain is in the north of France at 39 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Neuville-Au-Plain is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Neuville-Au-Plain

Canton: Sainte-Mère-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50480

Distance to Neuville-Au-Plain

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 283 km

from Nice: 914 km

from Bordeaux: 514 km

from Strasbourg: 668 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 Neuville-Au-Plain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amfreville, Azeville, Beuzeville-Au-Plain, Boutteville, Chef-du-Pont, Ecausseville, Ecoqueneauville, Emondeville, Eroudeville, Foucarville, Fresville, Gourbesville, Joganville, Picauville, Ravenoville, Saint-Germain-de-Varreville, Saint-Marcouf, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Sebeville and Turqueville.

This page in French: Visiter Neuville-Au-Plain