Vierville tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Normandy landing beaches at 26 km from Vierville

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Vierville 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 Vierville in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 26 km and Lessay abbey at 26 km.

Vierville, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 26 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of visitors interested...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lessay abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Barfleur guide


at 39 km (direction south-west)

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

See Coutances guide


at 40 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Bayeux guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cherbourg guide


at 45 km (direction east), in the Calvados department

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

See Arromanches guide

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Map of places to visit near Vierville


Markets in and near Vierville

  • Carentan: market Monday all day (6km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (7km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Periers: market Saturday (23km)
  • La Haye-du-Puits: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Valognes: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: market Saturday (25km)
  • Quettehou: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Vierville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vierville, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (7km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (37km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (39km)
  • Château de Beaurepaire (40km)
  • Argences (41km)
  • Parc du château de Nacqueville (50km)
  • Jardin botanique du château de Vauville (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie des Veys (8km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (32km)
  • Roches de Ham (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (41km)
  • Villers-Bocage (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (54km)

Geography and distances

Vierville is in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Saint-Lo, the department capital (general information: Vierville is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vierville

Canton: Sainte-Mère-Église

Arrondissement: Cherbourg-Octeville

Department: Manche

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 50480

Distance to Vierville

from Saint-Lo (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 283 km

from Nice: 905 km

from Bordeaux: 506 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 Vierville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angoville-Au-Plain, Audouville-la-Hubert, Blosville, Boutteville, Brevands, Brucheville, Carquebut, Catz, Ecoqueneauville, Hiesville, Houesville, Saint-Come-du-Mont, Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Sebeville and Turqueville.

This page in French: Visiter Vierville