Saint-Germain-sur-Seves tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-sur-Seves in Manche

Photo is of Lessay abbey at 12 km from Saint-Germain-sur-Seves

Visit Saint-Germain-sur-Seves: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book a visit

Saint-Germain-sur-Seves 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-Germain-sur-Seves in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lessay abbey at 12 km and Coutances at 21 km.

Saint-Germain-sur-Seves, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th...

See Coutances guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Normandy landing beaches guide


Seaside resort at 46 km (direction south-south-west)

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the 19th...

See Granville guide
Advertisement (place your advert here)


at 49 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide


at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide

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

Arrange a visit to Saint-Germain-sur-Seves

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Saint-Germain-sur-Seves best prices


For great prices on car hire throughout France and Corsica please visit our recommended partner at

Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain-sur-Seves


Markets in and near Saint-Germain-sur-Seves

  • Periers: market Saturday (5km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (13km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (21km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (21km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (23km)

More information about Saint-Germain-sur-Seves, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-sur-Seves, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (11km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (24km)
  • Plantbessin (42km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (24km)
  • Roches de Ham (32km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (35km)
  • Chausey (51km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (35km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (43km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (51km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-sur-Seves is in the north of France at 24 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-sur-Seves is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-sur-Seves

Canton: Périers

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50190

Distance to Saint-Germain-sur-Seves

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 300 km

from Nice: 901 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 670 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-Germain-sur-Seves from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auxais, Gonfreville, Gorges, Marchesieux, Nay, Periers, Raids, Saint-Patrice-de-Claids, Saint-Sebastien-de-Raids and Sainteny.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-sur-Seves


Advertise on this site - ad on this page 6 euros / pounds per year