Vernix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vernix: highlights and tourist information

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Vernix is situated in the Manche department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Vernix is 262 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Saint-Michel at 23 km and Vire at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vernix, 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 Vernix 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 Vernix

Markets in and near Vernix

  • Brecey: market Friday (4km)
  • Avranches: market Saturday (10km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (14km)
  • La Haye-Pesnel: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (23km)
  • Gavray: market Saturday (23km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Vernix, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vernix, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (33km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (34km)
  • Argences (36km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (38km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (18km)
  • Couesnon (24km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (31km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (36km)
  • Roches de Ham (37km)
  • Chausey (44km)
  • Île des Rimains (44km)
  • Île des Landes (45km)
  • Source - Couesnon (47km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (12km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (14km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (35km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (39km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne (43km)
  • Villers-Bocage (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (33km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (15km)
  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vernix

Canton: Brécey

Arrondissement: Avranches

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50370

Distance to Vernix

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 332 km

from Nice: 858 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 659 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Braffais, Brecey, La Chapelle-Uree, La Godefroy, La Gohanniere, Le Grand-Celland, Le Mesnil-Ozenne, Le Petit-Celland, Les Loges-sur-Brecey, Notre-Dame-de-Livoye, Plomb, Saint-Georges-de-Livoye, Saint-Loup, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Bois, Saint-Ovin, Sainte-Pience and Tirepied.

This page in French: Visiter Vernix