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

Grandes Marées Normandie
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.

23 May to 24 May

Run In Mont Saint-Michel, the Marathon

A marathon, duo-marathon, trail race and half marathon in the exceptional setting of Mont Saint-Michel.

15 May to 23 May

Festival international "Jazz sous les Pommiers"

With New Orleans jazz, electronic music, blues and gypsy jazz, this major music festival is an event not to be missed!

01 Jan to 31 Dec

Running events in Manche in 2020

Marathons, triathlons, trail running, treks: come and run in Manche!

Fancy going out ?

Don’t miss the upcoming events in La Manche

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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 ; our website is packed with info on what’s on, key sites and museums, gardens and restaurants in la Manche, Normandy.


"Falaises abruptes & plages immenses"
#CestBeauLaManche par @BestJobers
Et derrière la dune se cache ... ❓
#cestbeaulamanche par @ingridlosa
🛹 Pacôme n’a que 12 ans mais il pratique le skate depuis ses 3 ans ! Ce grand passionné partage ses « tricks » (figures ^^) avec ses 6 900 abonnés sur son compte Instagram @pacome_clement !
Le skate n’est ...
Quoi de plus romantique que ce joyau 🥰 ? .
#cestBeauLamanche par @bestjobers
Pas de doute, la semaine aura été placée sous le signe des tempêtes 💨🌊😱 #tempeteciaradanslamanche
#ciara par @cecileballonphotographie
Elle a 17 ans et la marche athlétique est sa passion ! Prometteuse, compétitrice, Maële Biré-Heslouis aime relever les défis !
Elle fait partie du collectif #AttitudeManche qui regroupe 12 jeunes sportifs de la Manche.
Son portrait est à lire ...
Ambiance hivernale du côté de Jobourg ⚡️
#CestBeauLaManche par @fanetstephanephotographamateur
Humeur du jour 💦🌬 Rassurez vous, cette photo n’a pas été prise ce week-end, trop dangereux de s’approcher près du bord en ce moment ☺️ !
Partagez vos photos de la tempête Ciara #CiaradanslaManche
#cestbeaulamanche par @_manonchd_ 💙