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Tollevast tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tollevast in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 7 km from Tollevast

Visit Tollevast: highlights and tourist information

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Tollevast is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 7 km and Barfleur at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tollevast, 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 Tollevast in Normandy.

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



at 7 km (direction )

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example...

See Lessay abbey guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tollevast


Markets in and near Tollevast

  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (7km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (12km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (13km)
  • Les Pieux: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (23km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (26km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Tollevast, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Tollevast, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château de Beaurepaire (4km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (8km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (14km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (17km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap de la Hague (24km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (25km)
  • Baie des Veys (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (13km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Tollevast is in the north of France at 64 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Tollevast is 300 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tollevast

Canton: Cherbourg-Octeville-Sud-Ouest

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50470

Distance to Tollevast

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 300 km

from Calais: 291 km

from Nice: 941 km

from Bordeaux: 533 km

from Strasbourg: 691 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 Tollevast from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breuville, Brix, Couville, Hardinvast, La Glacerie, Martinvast, Nouainville, Saint-Martin-le-Greard, Sideville and Sottevast.

This page in French: Visiter Tollevast

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