Sourdeval-les-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coutances at 21 km from Sourdeval-les-Bois

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Sourdeval-les-Bois 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 Sourdeval-les-Bois in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coutances at 21 km and Granville at 25 km.

Sourdeval-les-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Coutances guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Granville guide


at 29 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Vire guide


Heritage Site at 35 km (direction south-west)

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Cancale is the perfect place to try the famous Brittany oysters, fresh...

See Cancale guide


at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on which...

See Mont-Dol guide


at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of the...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 58 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide


at 58 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 67 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was...

See Arromanches guide

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Map of places to visit near Sourdeval-les-Bois


Markets in and near Sourdeval-les-Bois

  • Gavray: market Saturday (6km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (9km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Brehal: market Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Coutances: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Pair-sur-Mer: market Thursday (24km)
  • Granville: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Sourdeval-les-Bois, France

What to do at Sourdeval-les-Bois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sourdeval-les-Bois.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Argences (16km)
  • Plantbessin (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (20km)
  • Roches de Ham (21km)
  • Couesnon (37km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (37km)
  • Chausey (38km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (42km)
  • Île des Landes (47km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (48km)
  • Île des Rimains (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (9km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (25km)
  • Ducey (32km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (19km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (9km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (39km)

Geography and distances

Sourdeval-les-Bois is in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Sourdeval-les-Bois is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sourdeval-les-Bois

Canton: Gavray

Arrondissement: Coutances

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50450

Distance to Sourdeval-les-Bois

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 318 km

from Nice: 874 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 662 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 Sourdeval-les-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gavray, Grimesnil, Hambye, La Baleine, La Bloutiere, Le Mesnil-Garnier, Le Mesnil-Villeman, Maupertuis, Montaigu-les-Bois, Percy and Saint-Denis-le-Gast.

This page in French: Visiter Sourdeval-les-Bois