Vauville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vauville in Manche

Photo is of Cherbourg at 17 km from Vauville

Visit Vauville: highlights and tourist information

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Vauville 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 Vauville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cherbourg at 17 km and Barfleur at 42 km.

Vauville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction east)

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

See Cherbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Barfleur guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 52 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lessay abbey guide

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Map of places to visit near Vauville


Markets in and near Vauville

  • Les Pieux: market Friday (14km)
  • Cherbourg: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday (17km)
  • Bricquebec: market Monday (24km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Barneville-Carteret: market Saturday (29km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Eglise: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Portbail: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Vauville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vauville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (0km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (9km)
  • Jardin Jacques Prévert (10km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (14km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Nez de Jobourg (8km)
  • Cap de la Hague (8km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Valognes (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Vauville is in the north of France at 80 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Vauville is 317 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vauville

Canton: Beaumont-Hague

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50440

Distance to Vauville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 80 km

from Paris: 317 km

from Calais: 301 km

from Nice: 958 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 708 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 Vauville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-Hague, Biville, Branville-Hague, Eculleville, Greville-Hague, Herqueville, Jobourg, Sainte-Croix-Hague and Vasteville.

This page in French: Visiter Vauville