Savigny-le-Vieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savigny-le-Vieux: highlights and tourist information

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Savigny-le-Vieux is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 66 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Savigny-le-Vieux is 252 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fougeres at 22 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Savigny-le-Vieux, 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 Savigny-le-Vieux 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 Savigny-le-Vieux

Markets in and near Savigny-le-Vieux

  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (20km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (22km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (24km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Savigny-le-Vieux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Savigny-le-Vieux.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (19km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (23km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (33km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (35km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fougères (16km)
  • Source - Couesnon (23km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (34km)
  • Couesnon (36km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (36km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (41km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (45km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (46km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (48km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (49km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (50km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (51km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (53km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (20km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (26km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (26km)
  • Juvigne (32km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (37km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigny-le-Vieux

Canton: Teilleul

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50640

Distance to Savigny-le-Vieux

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 252 km

from Calais: 341 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

Savigny-le-Vieux 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 Savigny-le-Vieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buais, Fougerolles-du-Plessis, Landivy, Les Loges-Marchis, Louvigne-du-Desert, Moulines and Saint-Symphorien-Des-Monts.

This page in French: Visiter Savigny-le-Vieux