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Le Havre

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Seine-Maritime

Le Havre - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Seine-Maritime

Geographical information

MunicipalityLe Havre
Tourism labels
Latitude49.4943700 (N 49° 29’ 40”)
Longitude0.1079290 (E 0° 6’ 29”)
Surface area46.95 km²
Population175788 inhabitants
Density3744 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureRouen (90 km, 1h07)
Insee code76351
IntercommunalityCA Havraise

Nearest cities & towns

Sainte-Adresse4.3 km (11 min)
Fontaine-la-Mallet6.9 km (13 min)
Octeville-sur-Mer9.2 km (14 min)
Harfleur12 km (15 min)
Gonfreville-l'Orcher12.3 km (17 min)
Montivilliers12.8 km (17 min)
Cauville-sur-Mer13.4 km (18 min)
Gainneville13.8 km (18 min)
Saint-Laurent-de-Brèvedent14 km (22 min)
Rogerville15.1 km (19 min)
Saint-Martin-du-Manoir15.5 km (18 min)
Fontenay16 km (23 min)
Oudalle16.3 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Le Havre city center was declared a World Heritage Site. It was rebuilt after the war by Auguste Perret, a famous architect. To better understand the incredible story of this reconstruction, you can visit the model apartment. The visit, very interesting you will discover furniture of the period, an authentic setting. In July and August, the museum is open every day in the afternoon. The rest of the year, it is open on Saturday and Sunday afternoon tours about an hour.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Detailed information

Normandy Impressionist Festival
Since 2010, Impressionism has had its own festival! April / May / June / July / August / September 2017


The City Hall and Garden
The City Hall and Garden
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Beach to the dam
Beach to the dam
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Sunset Nice to Le Havre
Sunset Nice to Le Havre
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The marina and the bell tower of St. Joseph Church
The marina and the bell tower of St. Joseph Church
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The Docks
The Docks
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The small harbor and ocean tours
The small harbor and ocean tours
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Introduction to flying a plane
Sports sensations160 € to 600 € Le Havre
Introduction to flying a helicopter
Sports sensations230 € to 460 € Le Havre
Half-Day on the Cheese Route with Private Guide – Leaving from Caen
Local flavours70 € Caen (48 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Stroll Impressionist
Village visitIntermediate2h00Honfleur (12.4 km)
Côte de la vierge
HikeEasy4h00Fécamp (35 km)
Plain and valleys
HikeEasy4h00Senneville-sur-Fécamp (38 km)
Saracens Path
HikeEasy3h00Condé-sur-Risle (42 km)
Trip of discovery about heritage and history of Vittefleur
HikeEasy1h35Vittefleur (52 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals