Normandy makes up about 5% of France's overall territory and is a bustling tourist region featuring wonderful attractions and activities, making this a great place for couples and families to visit. This is certainly one part of France that you'll never forget.
While there might be some regions of the world that are known for one activity alone, Normandy trips let you do plenty of different activities. Of course one of the most well famed are the beaches, allowing you to relax in the sun, enjoying the soft sand underfoot and the gently lapping waves just a short walk away. There's plenty to choose from, with traditional tourist locations and less well known ones, allowing you to pick the type of coast line experience that's right for you.
Of course being so close to the sea, you can't pass up the chance to enjoy some of Normandy's famed water sports. Whether you're here for sailing, surfing, kayaking, wind surfing or scuba diving, there's plenty of opportunities for each, with equipment hire available for those that don't have their own. This lets beginners and the experience enjoy these wonderful pass times without hassle.
If you'd like to enjoy the local surroundings, there's plenty of different places to go and plenty of ways to do so. For a sedate pace, take to the hiking trails around the region, with the Coastal Path on the edge of the Cotentin Marshes offering up over 300km of trails. If you want to go a little quicker, there's always the option of cycling. Bikes are available for rental in many locations, with on and off road options for your destination.
For something that most people never experience in their lives, micro-lighting offers a wonderful way to see the world from on high. You can do so over Mont St Michel, offering up some of the best photographic opportunities of any French holiday.
With Chausey and Jersey only a short boat trip away, many choose to visit this island getaways on their holiday and with good reason. These isles are fantastically beautiful and feature plenty more activities, offering up even more to do on your holiday.
Holidays to Normandy are simply one of a kind and with the offers available at lastminute.com, you'll be well taken care of. Thanks to affordable price tags, you'll have plenty of Euros left over to spend on your getaway, letting you do things just how you want to, while saving a few pennies along the way.
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