TAKE TIME TO DISCOVER

the Cotentin

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.

THE COTENTIN

beaches

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

the sea

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.

OUTINGS INTO

history

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.

DISCOVERING THE

ocean depths

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.

HEAD FOR

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!