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Bay of Somme seal-watching

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Cayeux-sur-Mer

Bay of Somme seal-watching - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Cayeux-sur-Mer
Nature and the great outdoors

Le Hourdel Phare du Hourdel - Cayeux-sur-Mer

Seals and seals in the Somme Bay - Discover the largest French colony of seals present in Somme… - Come see gray seals and harbor seals in their natural environment. Accompanied by our guide, you will enjoy a unique experience during which you will have the chance to see these great mammals to rest out of the water to regenerate their energy, and at certain times to give birth and nurse their young. The wonderful world of these animals with very specific habits will be revealed: lifestyle, diet, behavior, reproduction… a program! Seal watching will remotely to preserve their tranquility and the guide will be always with binoculars. Duration of the output: 2 hours - Distance traveled: 3 km - Required equipment depending on the weather: During our walks in the Somme Bay we will have to cross rivers. Please note that the river depth and quality of the field can vary depending on weather condition of the day. From May to October and warm weather: Eves shoes (tennis shoes, neoprene socks, …), hat, sunscreen. From October to May and in cold weather: Rubber boots and warm clothing. In all seasons: windbreaker, backpack, water bottle, binoculars.


Bay of Somme seal-watching
2h15 - 1 person
18 €
2h15 - 1 child
8 €


+33 6 30 53 24 52
+33 6 73 12 66 55
+33 3 22 27 72 23
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Practical information

EstablishmentRando Baie de Somme Découverte
Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowActivity subject to weather conditions, special equipment needed

Establishment policy

RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
PaymentCheque, bank transfer, paypal, holiday cheques (chèques vacances), sports coupons, cash

Opening times

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Places of interest nearby

Lighthouse of the Hourdel (10 m)
The Bay of Somme (20 m)
Beach of the Hourdel (70 m)
Headland of the Hourdel (180 m)
Beach of La Digue Jules Noiret (3.4 km)
Beach of the Mollière (3.5 km)
Wood of the Pins (3.5 km)
Tourist Office of Le Crotoy (4 km)
Beach of the Crotoy (4.2 km)
Le Crotoy (4.4 km)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Bird and Nature Festival
A gathering for escapism and relaxation at the heart of the countrysideApril 2022Abbeville (23 km)
Saint-Riquier Festival
A big music festival in the Somme BayJuly 2021Saint-Riquier (29 km)
Dieppe International Kite Festival
The sky turns multi-coloured to promote an unusual art formSeptember 2021Dieppe (47 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Aux Lilas de Mer
French cuisine25 € Le Crotoy (5.5 km)
Le Restaurant de la Mer Ba-Qua-Na
French cuisine45 € Cayeux-sur-Mer
Casino de Cayeux-sur-Mer
French cuisine25 € Cayeux-sur-Mer
Hermann fromagerie tables D’hôtes
French cuisine19 € Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (6.4 km)
Les Bains - Hôtel du Port
French cuisine45 € Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (6.4 km)
La Garinière
European39 € Saint-Quentin-en-Tourmont (6.8 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Eurovélo 4 - Sum 80
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate4h40Quend (15.3 km)
The Coastal Trail
HikeAthletic2h10Mers-les-Bains (21 km)
Mount Madame Circuit
HikeIntermediate3h35Bazinval (29 km)
Dune trail
HikeEasy3h30Cucq (30 km)
The River Canche
HikeEasy2h30Montreuil (31 km)
Tour du Mont Rôti
HikeEasy3h15Rieux (31 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Camping Rollers of Molliere
Campsite22 € to 38 € per day (2 pers / tent / car)Cayeux-sur-Mer
Camping Les Galets de la Molliere
Holiday house Baie de Somme / la molliere
Vacation rental270 € to 550 € per weekCayeux-sur-Mer
La cabine en Baie de Somme
Hotel80 € to 90 € per nightCayeux-sur-Mer
Digue Jules
Hotel70 € to 87 € per nightLe Crotoy (3.5 km)
Le Crotoy /Baie de Somme
Vacation rentalLe Crotoy (3.5 km)
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