Urville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Urville in Manche

Visit Urville: highlights and tourist information

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Urville is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 45 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Urville is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 24 km and Lessay abbey at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Urville, 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 Urville in Normandy.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Urville

Markets in and near Urville

  • Valognes: market Friday (7km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (10km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (14km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (19km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (24km)

More information about Urville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Urville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (19km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château de Beaurepaire (23km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (24km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (33km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (36km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (23km)
  • Cap de la Hague (43km)
  • Nez de Jobourg (44km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (49km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (7km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Urville

Canton: Montebourg

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50700

Distance to Urville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 287 km

from Nice: 921 km

from Bordeaux: 517 km

from Strasbourg: 676 km

Getting here

Urville 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 Urville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amfreville, Biniville, Colomby, Ecausseville, Eroudeville, Flottemanville, Fresville, Golleville, Gourbesville, Hautteville-Bocage, Hemevez, Le Ham, Lieusaint, Montebourg, Morville, Orglandes, Reigneville-Bocage, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Floxel, Sortosville and Yvetot-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Urville