Parigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parigny: highlights and tourist information

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Parigny is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 58 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Parigny is 253 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fougeres at 28 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parigny, 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 Parigny 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 Parigny

Markets in and near Parigny

  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (13km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (16km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (20km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (23km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (29km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (29km)

More information about Parigny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Parigny, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (23km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (31km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (33km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (38km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fougères (23km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (25km)
  • Source - Couesnon (32km)
  • Couesnon (32km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (33km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (41km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (50km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (55km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (55km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (15km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (29km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (30km)
  • Juvigne (41km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (43km)
  • Domjean (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Parigny

Canton: Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50600

Distance to Parigny

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 253 km

from Calais: 336 km

from Nice: 841 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chasseguey, Chevreville, Fontenay, La Bazoge, Lapenty, Le Mesnillard, Martigny, Milly, Moulines, Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet, Saint-Symphorien-Des-Monts and Virey.

This page in French: Visiter Parigny