Sainte-Marie-du-Mont tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Marie-du-Mont: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Marie-du-Mont is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Marie-du-Mont is 267 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 24 km and Lessay abbey at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, 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 Sainte-Marie-du-Mont 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 Sainte-Marie-du-Mont

Markets in and near Sainte-Marie-du-Mont

  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (7km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (13km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (23km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (24km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sainte-Marie-du-Mont.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (10km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (37km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (39km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (40km)
  • Argences (44km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (49km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (6km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (32km)
  • Roches de Ham (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (42km)
  • Villers-Bocage (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Marie-du-Mont

Canton: Sainte-Mère-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50480

Distance to Sainte-Marie-du-Mont

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 267 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 905 km

from Bordeaux: 507 km

from Strasbourg: 660 km

Getting here

Sainte-Marie-du-Mont 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 Sainte-Marie-du-Mont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angoville-Au-Plain, Audouville-la-Hubert, Beuzeville-Au-Plain, Blosville, Boutteville, Brevands, Brucheville, Ecoqueneauville, Hiesville, Houesville, Saint-Come-du-Mont, Saint-Martin-de-Varreville, Sebeville, Turqueville and Vierville.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Marie-du-Mont