The GR ® 223, otherwise known as the “Customs officers’ path” or the “coastal path”, is one of the hiking trails in la Manche. It links the bay of Les Veys on the east coast to Mont Saint-Michel on the west. Stretching for 446 km, it’s a perfect playground for walkers and a great way to discover the many faces of La Manche. Enjoy a breath of fresh air, discover new places, get away from it all and admire the wild landscapes: a unique adventure awaits you on the coastal trail of La Manche.
Route suggestions, top 10 sites to visit, tips to plan your hike: find out everything you need to know about the GR® 223. Lace up your boots, we’re taking you to discover the coast of La Manche.
The GR® 223: a hiking tour of la Manche
Hiking on the GR® 223 will take you all the way around the coastline of the Manche, either in one go or by individual sections. Enjoy a breath of fresh sea air as you follow this hiking trail and admire the seascapes and unspoilt scenery of la Manche.
446 kilometre coastal trail
exceptionnal sites to visit