Saint-Floxel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Floxel in Manche

Photo is of Barfleur at 21 km from Saint-Floxel

Visit Saint-Floxel: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Floxel 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 Saint-Floxel in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 21 km and Cherbourg at 25 km.

Saint-Floxel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 36 km (direction east-south-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 53 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

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Floxel

  • Valognes: market Friday (9km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (9km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (20km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (25km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (25km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Saint-Floxel, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Floxel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (23km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (25km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (34km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (39km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (48km)
  • Plantbessin (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (20km)
  • Cap de la Hague (46km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (47km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (9km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Saint-Floxel is in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Saint-Floxel is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Floxel

Canton: Montebourg

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50310

Distance to Saint-Floxel

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 920 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 671 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 Saint-Floxel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aumeville-Lestre, Azeville, Ecausseville, Emondeville, Eroudeville, Fontenay-sur-Mer, Fresville, Joganville, Le Ham, Lestre, Montebourg, Octeville-l'Avenel, Ozeville, Quineville, Ravenoville, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Germain-de-Tournebut, Saint-Marcouf, Saint-Martin-d'Audouville, Sortosville, Urville and Vaudreville.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Floxel