Ouville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ouville in Manche

Visit Ouville: highlights and tourist information

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Ouville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Ouville is 272 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 8 km and Lessay abbey at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouville, 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 Ouville in Normandy.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Ouville

Markets in and near Ouville

  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (12km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (18km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Ouville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ouville, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (5km)
  • Plantbessin (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (23km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Chausey (36km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (39km)
  • Baie des Veys (43km)
  • Couesnon (46km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (46km)
  • Île des Landes (49km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (49km)
  • Île des Rimains (51km)
  • Île du Guesclin (53km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (54km)
  • Île Besnard (57km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (23km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (28km)
  • Ducey (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (24km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (21km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouville

Canton: Cerisy-la-Salle

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50210

Distance to Ouville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 272 km

from Calais: 314 km

from Nice: 887 km

from Bordeaux: 469 km

from Strasbourg: 669 km

Getting here

Ouville 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 Ouville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belval, Cametours, Cerisy-la-Salle, Contrieres, Courcy, Guehebert, Montpinchon, Nicorps, Roncey, Saint-Denis-le-Vetu, Saint-Martin-de-Cenilly, Saussey and Savigny.

This page in French: Visiter Ouville