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Carentan-les-Marais

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Manche

Carentan-les-Marais - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Manche
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Carentan:

At the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Cotentin marshes, high place of Normandy landings, the Battle of Carentan, made famous by the series Band of Brothers.

Saint-Pellerin:

In the Gallo-Roman era, the place was called "Sanctus Peregrinus" then Saint Pellerin d'Angoville (or Angerville).

The Veys:

The community has a community hall, fully equipped with community equipment, seating about 130 people seated.

A primary school (single class) operating in RPI syndicate Les Veys-Brévands. She welcomes the children of the large section at CM2.

Catz:

City Council Catz is open on Wednesdays from 15h to 17h and from 16h to 18h Friday. Address: 7 rue de l'Eglise - 50500 Catz. Tel / Fax: +33 2 33 42 43 38. Email: mairie.catz @ wanadoo.fr

Geographical information

MunicipalityCarentan-les-Marais
Postcode50500
Tourism label
Latitude49.3056660 (N 49° 18’ 20”)
Longitude-1.2428340 (W 1° 14’ 34”)
Surface area133.29 km²
Population10847 inhabitants
Density81 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureSaint-Lô (17.5 mi, 29 min)
Insee code50099
IntercommunalityCC de la Baie du Cotentin
DepartmentManche
RegionNormandy

Nearest cities & towns

Auvers4.2 mi (10 min)
Méautis4.5 mi (11 min)
Sainte-Marie-du-Mont6.5 mi (13 min)
Liesville-sur-Douve6.6 mi (16 min)
Baupte6.6 mi (14 min)
Hiesville6.8 mi (18 min)
Terre-et-Marais6.8 mi (13 min)
Blosville6.9 mi (12 min)
Saint-André-de-Bohon7 mi (16 min)
Boutteville8 mi (14 min)
Sébeville8 mi (15 min)
Appeville8.1 mi (17 min)
Tribehou8.2 mi (17 min)

Things to see and do

Carentan:

To see: heritage tour "The Treasures of Carentan": medieval arcades, mansions of the eighteenth, Notre-Dame church, convent (city hall), laundrette des Fontaines, canal bridge.

Saint-Côme-du-Mont:

Its church and its manors classified historical monuments.

Structure of the Marsh Park - Ornithological discovery area.

Gardens of the castle of Bel Esnault.

Dead Man's Corner Museum.

Saint-Pellerin:

The church is mostly from the 13th century but it was rebuilt in the 18th century: it is from this period that dates its bell tower bell-shaped dome (shaped bell reversed) surmounted by a wrought iron cross.

The Veys:

On its territory is the manor of Cantepie which is the administrative headquarters of the Parc des Marais. In the manor, is also the area of ​​Cantepie with service station and restoration.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Birthdays Landing every year around June 6

Photos

Marina
Marina
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Lavoir des Fontaines
Lavoir des Fontaines
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Church of Our Lady
Church of Our Lady
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Weather

Wednesday 19 april
Min. 10°C - Max. 20°C
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Night
Thursday 20 april
Min. 9°C - Max. 19°C
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Friday 21 april
Min. 9°C - Max. 20°C
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Night

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Historic circuit 44. Mobile Application Kit'M.

Churches classified Brévands, Appeville Auvers, and Saint-Côme-du-Mont.

Day beaches : Omaha Beach and Utah Beah.

Gardens Bellenau castle.

Manoir de Donville.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
River boat ride to discover the Cotentin Marshes
Nature and the great outdoors10 € to 15 € Carentan-les-Marais
Bike hire near your accommodation
Sports sensations10 € to 25 € Quettreville-sur-Sienne (25 mi)
Carriage ride in Cotentin and by the seaside
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 12 € Digosville (26 mi)
Cruise on a 15-metre sailboat
Nature and the great outdoors60 € to 495 € Cherbourg-en-Cotentin (29 mi)
Trip or cruise on a live-in yacht, pro supervision
Nature and the great outdoors60 € to 600 € Cherbourg-en-Cotentin (29 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Cotentin Peninsula
Car itineraryEasy7h00Carentan-les-Marais
Turqueville's Tower
Village visitEasy1h15Turqueville (6.9 mi)
The Willows
Village visitEasy1h00Fresville (10.6 mi)
Cape Circuit
HikeIntermediate3h00Barneville-Carteret (23 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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