Precey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Precey: highlights and tourist information

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Precey is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 60 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Precey is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 10 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Precey, 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 Precey 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 Precey

Markets in and near Precey

  • Ducey: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (10km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (20km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (21km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (23km)

More information about Precey, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Precey, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (18km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (22km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (23km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (41km)
  • Argences (45km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (45km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (54km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Couesnon (10km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (14km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (29km)
  • Île des Rimains (34km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (34km)
  • Île des Landes (36km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (36km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (36km)
  • Île du Guesclin (39km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (40km)
  • Chausey (40km)
  • Source - Couesnon (41km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (43km)
  • Île Besnard (43km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (44km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (46km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (46km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (7km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (22km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (28km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (49km)
  • Domjean (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Precey

Canton: Ducey

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50220

Distance to Precey

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 349 km

from Nice: 860 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 671 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ceaux, Courtils, Crollon, Huisnes-sur-Mer, Juilley, Le Val-Saint-Pere, Macey, Poilley, Pontaubault, Saint-Aubin-de-Terregatte, Saint-Quentin-sur-le-Homme, Saint-Senier-de-Beuvron, Servon, Tanis and Vergoncey.

This page in French: Visiter Precey