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Must do visits in Normandy ?

Must see !

abbaye de la lucerneMont Saint Michel and his Bay : Second most-see in France, you can’t miss this UNECSO classified monuments, whose Norman people are so proud of. The abbey is wonderful, museums are in the mount and you can also visit the surrounding Bay walking or horse driving (with a guide)

 

The mill of Moidrey : just push the door of this mill, still in activity to discover the miller and his know-how.

The Bell foundry of Cornille Havard : discover the art craft, famous in the all world. (in Villedieu les Poêles)

Dior museum : Childhood home of Christian Dior, the villa has been converted into a museum dedicated to the famous dessmaker. (in Granville)musée Dior Granville

Abbeys : la Lucerne abbey, Mont St Michel abbey, Hambye abbey

Castles and manors: Gratot castle, Hérenguerville manor, Régneville sur mer castle, Pirou castle.

 

Normandy History

Mémorial Center for History and Peace – in Caen : Museum of the World History from the 2nd World War to nowadays.colleville sur mer cimetière

Colleville sur mer cimetery : American cimetery of Omaha beach landing beach.

Mémorial de la liberté retrouvée : Chronology of the events of the Second World War. discover the everyday life of French people under the German occupation. (in Quinéville)

Arromanches Landing museum: First memorial place builded after the war, in 1954. (in Arromanches)musée de la libération Quinéville

Mémorial Pegasus museum: Museum dealing with the 6th airborne division.( in Ranville)

AirBorne Museum : Live the parachutists D-Day experience (in Sainte Mère Eglise)

 

Leisures for everyone
Zoo Champrepus

Ferme de la chèvre rit : Organic products, visit of the farm, local products sell. (in St Planchers)

Jersey island : A charming english islands a few kilometers from Granville (1h20 crossing by boat)

Chausey islands : Archipel splendide de plages de sable blanc (à 30 minutes de bateau de Granville)

Champrepus Zoo: Meet animals from all over the world (in Champrépus)chevre rit St Planchers

Royal kids : Amazing covered children play park (in St Jean des champs)

Aligator bay : Alligators, turtles, lizards… (in Beauvoir)

 

Enchanted village : Leisures for everyone in a Natural park (in Bellefontaine)Guide-des-chemins-vers-le-Mont-Saint-Michel_lightbox_full

Ange Michel : Amusment park for the all family (in St martin de Landelles)

Zoo de Jurques : Passez une journée au plus près de la faune sauvage (à Jurques)

Guided walk in the Bay of Mont St Michel : Natural and quiet point of view of the Mont Saint Michel.

Grand Aquarium de St Malo : Discover the sea floors and its inhabitants. (in St Malo)

La cité de la mer : Visit the Redoutable Submarine and Titanic exhibition in this great sea museum. (in Cherbourg)

Gastronomy

L’atelier Saint Michel : Many local biscuits and delicacies (in Beauvoir)Biscuiterie du Mont Saint Michel

La maison du biscuit : For gourmands (30km from Cherbourg)

La Chocolathèque : Discover the chocolate history… but also its taste… (in Granville)

Caramels de la baie du Mont Saint Michel : Caramel farm-production (in Saint Léonard)2013-Vains-Cara-Meuh-panier-gourmand

L’Andouillerie de la Baleine : Visit and sell of the andouillette de Vire production (in Gavray)

La ferme de L’Hermitière : Cider eco-museum, farm (in St Jean des champs)

Cheese dairy Réo : Discover the secrets of how to make a camembert (in Lessay)saumon-granville

Brewery L’Ecume des falaises : fabrique de bière artisanale (à Champeaux)

Brasserie de la baie : Craft beer factory (in Courtils)

Granville Salmon factory (Saumonerie Granvillaise) : Discover traditional methods of smoking fish de fumage (in Granville)

 

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Granville : Corsaire town called « Northen Monaco », Granville lives from Tourism and its fishint port which is the first shells port of the country.

Cherbourg : Port city from where the Titanic in 1912, left to the ocean.

Saint Malo : Magnificient corsaire town completely walled by bulkwards. Very attractive and touristic town, built in the 18th century.sain tmalo

 

 

Our staff will be pleased to advise and help for more information about our region. Several activities are directly bookable at the reception.