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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude49.3390210 (N 49° 20’ 20”)
Longitude-0.6224150 (W 0° 37’ 21”)
Surface area1.37 km²
Population555 inhabitants
Density405 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCaen (40 km, 39 min)
Insee code14021
IntercommunalityCC Bessin Seulles Mer
RegionLower Normandy

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Côme-de-Fresné2.1 km (5 min)
Tracy-sur-Mer2.1 km (5 min)
Manvieux2.9 km (6 min)
Ryes3.8 km (7 min)
Asnelles3.8 km (7 min)
Meuvaines4.9 km (8 min)
Longues-sur-Mer6.2 km (9 min)
Magny-en-Bessin6.4 km (10 min)
Crépon6.5 km (9 min)
Bazenville7.8 km (13 min)
Sommervieu7.9 km (11 min)
Vaux-sur-Aure8.2 km (10 min)
Le Manoir9 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Do not miss to visit the remains of the artificial harbor still visible today, followed by very detailed explanation that you hear at the Museum with a guided tour. With the train (free), you climb the cliff to enjoy the Bay and conclude with Arromanches Arromanches 360 ° cinema circular.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres


Arromanches Landing Museum
Arromanches Landing Museum
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Quad or buggy on the D-Day beaches
Sports sensations55 € to 210 € Asnelles (2.7 km)
Canoeing in the heart of the Suisse Normande
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Thury-Harcourt (40 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Cotentin Peninsula
Car itineraryEasy7h00Carentan (44 km)
The Willows
Village visitEasy1h00Fresville (54 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals