Between Rouen and Le Havre, Caudebec-en-Caux is located along the Seine River at the foot of Brotonne Bridge.
The town is part of the Regional Nature Park Loops of the Seine Normandy and is crossed by the St. Gertrude and the Ambon, which give a unique charm to the streets of the city. A former fishing village, Caudebec-en-Caux retains a strong attachment to the river. The quays along the Seine are also completely renovated since 2011 and offer visitors a most enjoyable walk in the heart of the city rightfully called "the Pearl of the Val de Seine".
Two museums are open to you:
The Marine Museum of the Seine (being rebuilt, reopening in 2013).
The House of the Templars is a local history museum that takes you past the Gallo-Roman Caudebec-en-Caux.
The Church of Caudebec-en-Caux, "stone lace" wrote Victor Hugo against this admirable Gothic church built between the 13th and 16th centuries. Admire its magnificent stained glass windows and 16th century organ.
The view with his viewpoint on the ledge of Rétival provides an overview of the city, river and bridge Brotonne a height of 68 meters (apron) and built in 1977 to decongest the old tray of the city.
Chapels Bar-Y-Go, old chapels where sailors prayed and laid ex-votos before going sailing in the Seine. The chapels also contain hundreds of these offerings.
The monument of Latham 47, is a huge monument to a seaplane in ice. It was erected in 1931 to honor a rescue party three years earlier at the North Pole in search of lost explorers. The aircraft used for this mission, and that unfortunately is never returned, was then constructed Caudebec-en-Caux, factory Latham (current Revima Group).
The city of Caudebec-en-Caux also offers many sports and leisure as a cycle route cruising the streets, from the banks to the Marais (magazine and a bike rental), mini-golf 9 holes on the theme of Seine, an open and heated pool, a cinema with digital projector for 3D ...
Every two years, the festival held in late September Cider. Attracting many people and much anticipated, it invites you to discover the cuisine but also local traditions. Catering, entertainment, games areas are to be discovered throughout the day. Parking provided.
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Caudebec-en-Caux is located in the heart of the Parc Naturel Régional Loops of the Seine Normandy, between the forest and forest Brotonne Trait-Maulévrier. The hiking tours are many and as varied as possible. Get the folder containing the 28 loops around Caudebec-en-Caux at the tourist office.