TAKE TIME TO DISCOVER
Make the most of your visit to the Château du Perron by exploring the Cotentin region and the many things it has to offer.
A RIDE NEAR
The Château du Perron
Enjoy a horse ride at one of the equestrian centres near the Château du Perron
A golfer? Try out one of the 9 or 18-hole courses near the château.
Discover the magnificent beaches of the Manche coast – Pirou, Gouville-sur-Mer, Blainville-sur-Mer or Agon-Coutainville. Enjoy days governed by the rise and fall of the biggest tides in Europe on beaches of fine sand that can be several kilometres long….
A TASTE OF
Explore the area around Blainville-sur-Mer, famous for its oyster beds. Why not take a break and try them out? Normandy oysters are appreciated for their cupped shape, firm flesh and distinct taste of the sea.
Go and visit the outstanding, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Mont-Saint-Michel, which is only 75 minutes from the château. Or explore the D-Day Landings beaches – Utah Beach, Omaha Beach, Gold Beach, Juno Beach and Sword Beach, all about 40 minutes from the château.
Explore the ocean depths at the Cité de la Mer in Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, a fascinating visit for all ages.
Already been? Discover the secrets of the Bayeux Tapestry, or visit the childhood home of fashion designer Christian Dior at Granville, which is now a unique exhibition space with a magnificent view of the Chausey archipelago.
the Channel Islands
Enjoy strolling, shopping or just walking in the beautiful island landscapes of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark or Herm. When you take the ferry from Granville, Diélette or Barneville-Carteret you may even be lucky enough to see dolphins swimming alongside during the crossing!