Day 1

Cherbourg-Octeville and Barfleur

Arrival at your own expense

Guided visit to the Saumonier garden in Cherbourg (the only salmon sea farm in France): explanations of the aquaponics greenhouse, tasting at the end of the visit.

Free lunch

Guided natural hike focused on coastline on food algae. Observe these unknown plants. How we recognize, choose, conserve and cook them.

Ascent to the Gatteville  Lighthouse,  climb without forgetting to count steps because the Gatteville  lighthouse has as many steps as there are days in the year and as many windows as there are weeks in the year.

Free time in Barfleur, the only labeled municipality “most beautiful village in France”, in the Manche region.

Dinner at the restaurant. Overnight in a guest house or at the hotel.

Day 2

Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue and Tatihou

Breakfast at your accommodation

Stroll in St Vaast la Hougue, elected favorite village in 2019 in the Stephane Bern TV show.

Snack brioche/ cider « La brioche du vast » in St Vaast. Do not miss to make a detour by la Maison Gosselin, a fine store and a cellar since 1889.

Lunch at the restaurant

Hop on board an authentic amphibious vehicule to reach the Tatihou island, 28 hectare natural space. At low tide, the vehicule drives through the oyster park. At high tide, it connects Tatihou island to Saint- Vaast in few minutes. Visit of the fort, gardens and maritime museum.

Back to St Vaast, enjoy a white wine tasting with 6 oysters n°3.

Dinner at the restaurant. Overnight in a guest house or at the hotel.

Day 3

Isigny sur Mer and the landing beaches

Breakfast at your accommodation

Visit of the Isigny sur Mer caramel gallery and discover how we make the delicious Isigny caramels. The caramel gallery: a 350m2 demonstration and exhibition area where you can discover how caramel is made. Then guided tour of a cidery and its cellars with tasting.

Lunch at the restaurant

Visit of the D-Day landing beaches : The German cemetery of La Cambe, the Pointe du Hoc with its 25 meter-high cliffs was captured on the morning of 6th June 1944 by the Rangers, and the American cemetery of Colleville sur Mer overlooking Omaha Beach with its 9387 graves.

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Our suggestions

To make your trip unforgettable

Visit the D-D landing beaches with a private guide and dive into history: 170€

Tour in an authentic jeep of the landing beaches: 270€ (3 persons maximum)

Useful information

The amphibious vehicule connects Tatihou island from February to November.

The  caramel gallery of Isigny Sur Mer can be visited in the morning on weekdays.