The Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel, a treasure created by Europe’s largest tides
Amazing
From east to west, wild and unspoilt coastline
Energising
360 km of hiking, with just as many unique panoramas
Natural
It was here that the world changed on 6 June 1944
Unforgettable
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Seaside holidays

Looking for a beach holiday in France ? Plan your getaway.

Discover unexpected landscapes. Hike on the GR 223 long-distance footpath. Go fishing during Europe's largest tides. Treat yourself to a relaxing moment on our beautiful sandy beaches. Test out new surfing spots. Escape to an island paradise on Chausey. Discover tons of activities and visits. Unplung. Unwind at a seaside spa.

With 355 km of coastline, La Manche is the ultimate holiday destination. For your next summer holiday, autumn break, winter getaway or spring break, start planning your stay and book your seaside holiday rental in La Manche

What's on

01 Jan to 31 Dec

Spring Tides : an exceptional maritime phenomenon

Come to Normandy during a period of full moon and observe the Spring tides, a phenomenon unique in Europe.

Jardin Normandie
04 May to 27 Oct

Cotentin Côté Jardins

From Cap de la Hague to Mont Saint-Michel, visit one of the 37 private gardens of the Cotentin Côté Jardins association.

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06 May to 16 Jun

75th anniversary of the Normandy landings

In May and June, discover the festivities commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings

07 Jun to 09 Jun

The Papillons de Nuit festival of current music

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Plan your holiday in la Manche, Normandy

Manche Tourisme offers practical information, insider tips, holiday ideas and good deals, enabling you to book and plan your next vacation in la Manche, Normandy. As a family, a couple or with friends, you can choose between many different types of accommodation: campsites, hotels, holiday rentals , gîtes, B&B’s, holiday villages ... from the Bay of Mont Saint-Michel to the landing beaches and through to Granville. On a bicycle, on horseback, on foot or by boat, you will discover the landscapes of la Manche: its coastline, its islands, its beaches, and countryside and the must-see “Cité de la Mer” in Cherbourg with its Titanic exhibition. Visit www.manche-tourism.com/ ; our website is packed with info on what’s on, key sites and museums, gardens and restaurants in la Manche, Normandy.

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