Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coutances at 13 km from Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre

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Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre 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-Michel-de-la-Pierre in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 13 km and Lessay abbey at 14 km.

Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

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Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-west)

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

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Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

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

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

See Vire guide


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

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

See Bayeux guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre

  • Periers: market Saturday (5km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Monday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Gouville-sur-Mer: market Friday (15km)
  • Agon-Coutainville: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (19km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (15km)
  • Plantbessin (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (28km)
  • Baie des Veys (32km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (37km)
  • Chausey (43km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (32km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (34km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-Lendelin

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50490

Distance to Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 896 km

from Bordeaux: 482 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-Michel-de-la-Pierre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camprond, Feugeres, La Ronde-Haye, Le Lorey, Le Mesnilbus, Millieres, Montcuit, Periers, Saint-Aubin-du-Perron, Saint-Martin-d'Aubigny, Saint-Sauveur-Lendelin, Saint-Sebastien-de-Raids and Vaudrimesnil.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Michel-de-la-Pierre