Normandy

Sports and Activities

Watersports

Normandy’s 400-mile coastline host’s surfing, sailing, kite-surfing and sand yachting. You’ll find accredited watersports centres at Dieppe, Le Havre, Fécamp, Cherbourg-Hague and many other resorts.

Golf

For all you swingers, there are more than 40 golf courses to choose from, with no less then 12 enjoying stunning seaside locations, including Etretat, Omaha Beach, Cabourg, Granville and Fontenay-sur-Mer.

Fishing

400 miles of coast, lakes, marshlands and rivers, Normandy is a great favourite with the fishing fraternity. Best known for salmon, sea trout and brown trout, you’ll also find plenty of pike in the lakes and wetlands.

Hiking

A hiker’s paradise, Normandy has more than 2,000 miles of prime walking, many of them linked to Grande Randonnée routes that criss-cross France.

Horse Riding

Discover the Norman countryside on horseback – you’ll find more than 300 equestrian centres throughout the region. Our favourite ride is the lovely trek across St Michel bay.