Saint-Germain-de-Varreville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Germain-de-Varreville: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Germain-de-Varreville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-de-Varreville is 270 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barfleur at 26 km and Normandy landing beaches at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Germain-de-Varreville, 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 Saint-Germain-de-Varreville in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain-de-Varreville

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-de-Varreville

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (5km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (15km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (17km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (17km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Saint-Germain-de-Varreville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-de-Varreville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Germain-de-Varreville.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (17km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château des Ravalet (33km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (34km)
  • Plantbessin (42km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (44km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (11km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (49km)
  • Villers-Bocage (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-de-Varreville

Canton: Sainte-Mère-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50480

Distance to Saint-Germain-de-Varreville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 270 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 911 km

from Bordeaux: 514 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-de-Varreville 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 Saint-Germain-de-Varreville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audouville-la-Hubert, Azeville, Beuzeville-Au-Plain, Boutteville, Ecoqueneauville, Fontenay-sur-Mer, Foucarville, Neuville-Au-Plain, Ravenoville, Saint-Marcouf, Saint-Martin-de-Varreville, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Sebeville and Turqueville.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-de-Varreville