A discovery of the Haute-Normandie

The cliffs of Etretat, one of the places of international tourism|The capital of Normandy Rouen|The city of le Havre fascinates by its strange beauty|Les Andelys city has a grandiose panorama|Bernay, labelled 'town of Art and history.|Dieppe is the Dean of the French resorts|

Description
Themes : heritage, culture, nature, relaxation, golf

Haute-Normandie has many assets that make it one of the main French tourist destinations. Its legendary resorts, immortalized by the Impressionists, the Normandie is rich in culture and traditions.

It also introduces diverse and preserved landscapes ranging from the cliffs of Étretat, the forest D'eawy, the groves and beautiful green meadows.


Accomodation
Hôtel & Spa Vent d'Ouest, Le Havre, France (en)
Hôtel
Located just 550 metres from the beach in Le Havre, this hotel is a 5-minute drive from the ferry terminal....
Hotel Relais du Silence Le Grand Pavois, Fécamp, France (en)
Hôtel
Located opposite Fécamp Port, just 200 metres from the beach, this hotel offers a piano bar and air-conditioned rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi access....
Hotel Aguado, Dieppe, France (en)
Hôtel
Hotel Aguado offers panoramic views of the sea and overlooks the harbour....
The stages
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Le Havre
Classified world heritage by Unesco, the city of le Havre fascinates by its strange beauty. Le Havre is exceptional for its unity, is an outstanding example of urban planning of the post-war period based on the innovative exploitation of concrete.
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The cliffs of Etretat
Once modest fishing village, Etretat became a renowned resort. The look extraordinary and monumental of its almost immaculate white chalk cliffs and its greyish pebble beaches have made one of the places of international tourism.
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Fécamp
Former port of fishing for the cod and city of Art and history, Fécamp seduced by its authenticity. The Abbey Church of the Holy Trinity, the Palace of the Dukes of Normandy, the distillery of the liqueur Benedictine and Cape smile face bear witness to its prestigious history.
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Dieppe
Dieppe is the Dean of the French resorts, it is also a city of Art and history. Its cliffs, its range, its old town and its fishing port and Marina make it a popular destination for visitors. Dieppe has drawn in the 19th century painters Boudin, Pissaro, Sisley and Renoir.
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The forest of D'eawy
D'eawy forest is considered to be the second beech forest of France. It consists mainly of beech, some are notable, but other species are present: oak, charm, ash and cherry.
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Cleres Zoological Park
Animal and botanical Clères Park provides a nice change of scenery in the heart of the Seine-Maritime. 13 acres of parkland in 1500 animals for the most part living in semi-freedom.
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Rouen
Rouen is not only "the city of a hundred spires", the capital of Normandy is an extraordinary diversity. Labeled "City and country of Art and history", it has an important architectural and religious heritage with one of the most sumptuous Gothic cathedrals in France.
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Lyons
In the heart of one of the most beautiful beech forests of Europe, Lvons-la-Forêt is former residence of the Dukes of Normandy. Ranked among the «Plus Beaux Villages de France», Lvons-la-Forêt is a harmonious and typically Norman set.
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Gisors
Ancient medieval town, Gisors present at the bend of its streets and alleys, a prestigious heritage of centuries. The impressive castle in feudal motte presents an exceptional testimony of the medieval military buildings Anglo-Norman and French.
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Gisors
Ancient medieval town, Gisors present at the bend of its streets and alleys, a prestigious heritage of centuries. The impressive castle in feudal motte presents an exceptional testimony of the medieval military buildings Anglo-Norman and French.
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Giverny
Giverny is best known for the House and the gardens of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet, who lived in the village. The village mainly consists of two hillside streets lined with low houses covered of a roughcast with slate roofs and adorned with Wisteria and Virginia Creeper.
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Les Andelys
Defended by the splendid ruins of Château-Gaillard Les Andelys city has a grandiose panorama, it is one of the most beautiful sites of the Valley of the Seine. The city is very touristy thanks in particular to the Collegiate Church of les Andelys and the ruins of the Château Gaillard.
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Evreux
City Episcopal and capital of the Eure, Evreux has an important architectural and artistic heritage. Notre Dame Cathedral is an architectural gem of the 13th century, the belfry is unique in Normandy and in the Abbey Church of Saint-Taurin is a treasure of medieval goldsmithing.
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-Sur-Avre
Le Touquet has retained many vestiges of its military past. Dominated by the Tower Gothic church, Avre, classified more "Beautiful Detours of France", she kept an important medieval heritage.
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Bernay
Bernay, labelled 'city of Art and history' has all the attractions of a city of charm and hobbies. Its rich history, its saved architecture and its preserved landscapes give it a typically Norman setting.
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Pont-Audemer
Labeled «More beautiful Detour de France» Pont-Audemer is one of the oldest cities of tanners. Built on the banks of the river Risle, it is nicknamed the "Venice Normande" thanks to its many canals that criss-cross the picturesque historic centre.
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