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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados

Grandcamp-Maisy - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados

Second fishing port of Calvados, Grandcamp-Maisy is a coastal village where you can discover the activities of trawlers, water sports and enjoying the beach with the family (fishing from the shore, supervised swimming, playground ...). You can enjoy fresh fish, oysters and scallops Jacques in its many restaurants staking the port and waterfront

A few steps from the landing beaches and Parc Naturel Regional des Marais du Cotentin and Bessin Grandcamp-Maisy your stay you will discover a powerful story (ancient architectural heritage farms and churches, castle ruins Duguesclin, Landing Sites 1944, Architecture Reconstruction ...) and natural landscapes of extraordinary diversity (coastal marshes, woods ...).

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude49.3886960 (N 49° 23’ 19”)
Longitude-1.0417060 (W 1° 2’ 30”)
Surface area14.85 km²
Population1786 inhabitants
Density120 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCaen (63 km, 49 min)
Insee code14312
IntercommunalityCC Isigny-Grandcamp-Intercom

Nearest cities & towns

Cricqueville-en-Bessin3.9 km (6 min)
Saint-Pierre-du-Mont5.4 km (7 min)
La Cambe5.5 km (6 min)
Géfosse-Fontenay6 km (9 min)
Saint-Germain-du-Pert6.1 km (9 min)
Cardonville6.9 km (10 min)
Englesqueville-la-Percée8.7 km (11 min)
Osmanville8.7 km (12 min)
Canchy9.6 km (13 min)
Isigny-sur-Mer10.3 km (14 min)
Asnières-en-Bessin10.4 km (15 min)
Longueville10.7 km (15 min)
Vierville-sur-Mer11 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities


View of the fishing port
View of the fishing port
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Marina Grandcamp-Maisy
Marina Grandcamp-Maisy
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Scallops Jacques de Grandcamp
Scallops Jacques de Grandcamp
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Navigation in St-Vaast-la-Hougue Bay
Nature and the great outdoors45 € Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue (27 km)
Quad or buggy on the D-Day beaches
Sports sensations55 € to 210 € Asnelles (34 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Cotentin Peninsula
Car itineraryEasy7h00Carentan (17 km)
The Willows
Village visitEasy1h00Fresville (23 km)
Cape Circuit
HikeIntermediate3h00Barneville-Carteret (51 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals