Our property is situated in the middle of the “parc naturel des marais du Cotentin et du Bessin” who is inviting you to take the time to live. “La baie des Veys” with la pointe de Brévands is at 6 km distance. It is streched over 4000 hectares of beach, which is accessible in times of low tide.The bay is very rich in fauna and flora.
You can enjoy many activities in full nature. The norman inheritance can be discovered, on foot, bicycle ( mountain bike) or by horse. A lot of sport activities are possible.You will discover tennis courts, golf courts, nautic activities, aquatic centers etc.. For more information see on: www.mancherandonnee.com and: www.parc-cotentin-bessin.fr. In your cottage you will find plenty of information.
Carentan, on 6 km from our property is a little town with his yacht – bassin and aquatic center.In the center you will find a lot of shops and the chain stores are situated outside the center of the town
Other places to visit are: St Mère Eglise at 15 km, Bayeux well known for its worlwide famous tapestry at 35 km, Cherbourg and ” la cité de la mer” at 50 km and ” Le mont St Michel at 105 km.
Charm and secrets are hided in a lot of villages along the cost of the peninsula. The well known are Port en Bessin, St Vaast -la-Hougue with the isle of Tatihou, Barfleur, Cap de le Hague, le nez de Jobourg, port Racine, Carteret-Barneville et Portbail.
For the passionates of the second worldwar the special places still show us the memory of the battles, june 1944. Utah Beach, la pointe du Hoc and Omaha Beach are at little distance. Over there, you also find many war museums and the American cimetery at Colleville sur Mer.
Who discovers “la Normandie” will confirm that you have good reasons to visit and like it.