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Ouistreham

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados

Ouistreham - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Calvados
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Located 10 minutes from Caen, in the heart of the landing beaches.

Ouistreham is characterized by the diversity of its neighborhoods ... Its medieval town first, then the port and its sea life, beach Riva Bella finally inside the resort and high-rise of the Allied landings in June 44.

Port Liaison Channel for Portsmouth.

Geographical information

MunicipalityOuistreham
Postcode14150
Tourism labels
Latitude49.2766560 (N 49° 16’ 36”)
Longitude-0.2586580 (W 0° 15’ 31”)
Surface area9.95 km²
Population9607 inhabitants
Density965 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCaen (15.5 km, 21 min)
Insee code14488
IntercommunalityCA Caen la Mer
DepartmentCalvados
RegionLower Normandy

Nearest cities & towns

Colleville-Montgomery3.2 km (5 min)
Saint-Aubin-d'Arquenay3.5 km (6 min)
Hermanville-sur-Mer5.3 km (9 min)
Lion-sur-Mer5.4 km (9 min)
Bénouville6.5 km (9 min)
Périers-sur-le-Dan7.5 km (12 min)
Blainville-sur-Orne7.6 km (9 min)
Cresserons7.7 km (11 min)
Ranville8.2 km (11 min)
Luc-sur-Mer9.4 km (16 min)
Plumetot9.4 km (13 min)
Douvres-la-Délivrande9.5 km (14 min)
Amfreville9.6 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Beach and Cabins
Beach and Cabins
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Ouistreham, city and beach flowers
Ouistreham, city and beach flowers
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Start Solitaire du Figaro - August 2011
Start Solitaire du Figaro - August 2011
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Weather

Saturday 18 april
Min. 7°C - Max. 13°C
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Sunday 19 april
Min. 7°C - Max. 16°C
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Monday 20 april
Min. 5°C - Max. 16°C
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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 (25 km)
Introduction to flying a plane
Sports sensations160 € to 600 € Le Havre (38 km)
Introduction to flying a helicopter
Sports sensations230 € to 460 € Le Havre (38 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels