Amazing countryside walks, invigorating coastal hikes, scenic cycle routes, lively historical cities, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, picturesque fishing ports, chic seaside resorts or quaint country villages, there are endless places to discover and things to do in Normandy, whether you’re visiting for a weekend or for a holiday, you’ll want to come back again and explore more!

If you’re after family fun, there are loads of family-friendly attractions and activities. If you’re after adrenaline-filled things to do, you can find the best places for water sports, horse-riding, skydiving, cliff-climbing, bungee jumping and more. If your idea of bliss centers around peace and quiet, hit one of our glorious beaches, ramble in miles of unspoilt countryside, visit historic buildings and awe-inspiring gardens, browse museums and art galleries. 

So much to do, so much to see

So much to do, so much to see

Normandy is full of diverse and beautiful landscapes, famous for inspiring painters and home to a key battle that led to the Liberation of Western Europe.

Sports Activities

Sports Activities

See the best of Normandy’s natural beauty from dizzying heights, from deep down in the ground or from its dramatic shores. The great diversity of landscapes throughout Normandy offers the perfect backdrop for adventure activities like climbing, hiking, sailing, cycling, skydiving and more. Ideal for adding a touch of action and thrills to your holiday! 

Leisure activities in Normandy

Leisure activities in Normandy

Normandy is well known for its simple pleasures and relaxed way of life. Whether you’re here for the weekend or on a longer break, there’s a wealth of leisure activities to enjoy – both fast-paced and laid-back – for all ages, all year round.

Coastline and Beaches

Coastline and Beaches

Normandy’s coastline comprises stretches of golden sand, dramatic cliffs, pebble coves, sand dunes and sheltered bays interspersed with harbour towns, fishing villages and modern coastal resorts.