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Mesnières-en-Bray

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Seine-Maritime

Mesnières-en-Bray - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Seine-Maritime
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The village, labeled " 4 flowers " at the national level is at the heart of the famous lapel so characteristic of the Pays de Bray. And if you come for the first time, you will be surprised to discover a veritable castle of the Loire, yes, a Loire chateau in Normandy lost on the shores of Bethune.

In addition, the village has a few hiking trail loops, riding or mountain biking, marked and regularly maintained, including the famous "Green Avenue, Paris - London " through it.

Shops and service area for campers are available.

Geographical information

MunicipalityMesnières-en-Bray
Postcode76270
Tourism label
Latitude49.7649649 (N 49° 45’ 54”)
Longitude1.3806150 (E 1° 22’ 50”)
AltitudeFrom 53m to 223m
Surface area15.06 km²
Population1320 inhabitants
Density87 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureRouen (54 km, 39 min)
Insee code76427
IntercommunalityCC du Pays Neufchâtelois
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
RegionNormandy

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Martin-l'Hortier3.9 km (6 min)
Fresles4.2 km (7 min)
Bures-en-Bray5.3 km (9 min)
Neufchâtel-en-Bray6 km (8 min)
Osmoy-Saint-Valery6.4 km (8 min)
Lucy6.9 km (11 min)
Quièvrecourt7 km (9 min)
Bully7 km (11 min)
Baillolet7.8 km (12 min)
Pommeréval7.8 km (11 min)
Bailleul-Neuville8.1 km (12 min)
Mesnil-Follemprise9.4 km (16 min)
Neuville-Ferrières9.5 km (14 min)
Clais9.5 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

The Renaissance castle, historical monument, is visited. The guided tours every Saturday and Sunday from 14h30 to 18h between Easter and All Saints Day and every day (except Tuesday), according to the same schedule in the months of July and August. Allow at least 1:30 visit to the monument, can walk through the castle park (gardens and aviaries). It is good to reserve at +33 2 35 93 10 04.

The visit of the castle can be followed by a stroll through the village streets. A marked trail will guide you. Provide between 30 minutes and two hours depending why not your curiosity. The walk takes you through the streets of a flower village, following the route of Ceres and the little photographer, to the discovery of artistic works that one needs to ceramists "Jacques Damville and Juliet." On this occasion you will cross three small public gardens and discover a rural heritage of exception: dovecote, well, bread oven, barn... house typical brayonne cob and timbered... Between June and October, for groups at least 10 people and reservation +33 2 35 93 10 14, the ride can be accompanied with commentary free.

Many hiking trails, Amador St. hill and wetland natural areas preserved and enhanced, and the discovery circuit "Ceres and the little photographer" you will better know the territory.

The village is the first station road landscapes of the Pays de Bray, enamelled tourist route guidance tables that are available to cyclists and motorists.

For further information, contact the Neuchâtel Country Tourist Office on +33 2 35 93 22 96.

Places of interest

Monuments
Natural sites

Events and festivities

The flower festival: the last Sunday in May of even years.

Flea market every Sunday before July 14.

The Hiking Week "every day, riding his" hiking in all its forms. By foot, bike, in Vélosolex, bus, theme, night, cultural discovery... for everyone, but always under the sign of conviviality, is scheduled the last week of July.

Days of biodiversity during the November weekend before St. Catherine of odd years.

Photos

Home mesnièrois autumn
Home mesnièrois autumn
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Walk in the forest for bluebells carpet
Walk in the forest for bluebells carpet
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Spring Bloom in the castle
Spring Bloom in the castle
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labeled 4 flowers Village
labeled 4 flowers Village
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Mesnières Castle
Mesnières Castle
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Mesnières, village flowered 4 flowers
Mesnières, village flowered 4 flowers
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Small heritage well Brayon
Small heritage well Brayon
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A warm welcome
A warm welcome
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exceptional Flora on the hill St. Amador
exceptional Flora on the hill St. Amador
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in laundry, on the way to Ceres and the little photographer
in laundry, on the way to Ceres and the little photographer
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on the look of a traditional oven bread brayon: public toilets
on the look of a traditional oven bread brayon: public toilets
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the village is the starting point for many hikes
the village is the starting point for many hikes
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exceptional landscapes
exceptional landscapes
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Zone wet, natural environment to visit
Zone wet, natural environment to visit
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the monument to the unknown lover of the municipal washing
the monument to the unknown lover of the municipal washing
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the laundry ladies of the garden
the laundry ladies of the garden
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Weather

Wednesday 23 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 20°C
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Thursday 24 august
Min. 12°C - Max. 21°C
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Friday 25 august
Min. 11°C - Max. 23°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

For most athletes, it is not less than 8 loops of hikes from the village center available to you (you do not have to do everything the same day, also one loop "circuit the Talu "is traversed on foot 4 days). A guidebook is available at the town hall or the Tourist Office Pays Neufchâtelois, downloadable from the website Mesnières-en-Bray.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour and tasting at an organic cider cellar
Local flavours4 € Osmoy-Saint-Valery (5.4 km)
Glassblowing demonstration
Arts and CraftsFreeBlangy-sur-Bresle (26 km)
Tour of Rambures Castle and its remarkable garden
Culture and education8 € Rambures (31 km)
Museum of Glasswork Traditions, from Egypt to nowadays
Arts and Crafts4 € Eu (32 km)
Rose and kitchen gardens at Mesnil Geoffroy Castle
Nature and the great outdoors7 € Ermenouville (43 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Papillonerie
HikeIntermediate1h30La Hallotière (28 km)
Visit to Folie Forest
Village visitEasy1h00Lammerville (30 km)
The Orchids
HikeEasy2h15La Feuillie (35 km)
Launch site of the Second World War V1
Village visitEasy2h00Saint-Maulvis (36 km)
Bord de Seine
Village visitEasy1h30Poses (52 km)

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