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Quibou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Quibou in Manche

Photo is of Coutances at 20 km from Quibou

Visit Quibou: highlights and tourist information

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Quibou is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 20 km and Lessay abbey at 30 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Quibou, 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 Quibou in Normandy.

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



at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Coutances guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des...

See Vire guide


Seaside resort at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the...

See Granville guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Arromanches guide


Heritage Site at 53 km (direction south-west)

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide


at 63 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany oysters,...

See Cancale guide

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

Map of places to visit near Quibou


Markets in and near Quibou

  • Marigny: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (16km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (20km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (21km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (27km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (28km)

More information about Quibou, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Quibou, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (43km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (18km)
  • Plantbessin (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (12km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (26km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (30km)
  • Baie des Veys (35km)
  • Chausey (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (16km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (25km)
  • Villers-Bocage (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (15km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (27km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (33km)

Geography and distances

Quibou is in the north of France at 10 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Quibou is 260 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Quibou

Canton: Canisy

Arrondissement: Saint-Lô

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50750

Distance to Quibou

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 260 km

from Calais: 302 km

from Nice: 881 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 657 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 Quibou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agneaux, Canisy, Carantilly, Dangy, Le Mesnil-Amey, Le Mesnil-Herman, Marigny, Saint-Ebremond-de-Bonfosse, Saint-Gilles, Saint-Martin-de-Bonfosse, Saint-Samson-de-Bonfosse and Soulles.

This page in French: Visiter Quibou

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