Located in the Calvados, the city of Bayeux
is a city you must have seen if you love history and beautiful old stone buildings
. At the end of surprising streets you will find the French heritage from the Middle Ages
, the architecture of half-timbered houses, manor houses with towers, large imposing buildings and elegant hotels
testify to the luxury of France at that time. Also visit the beautiful cathedral in Romanesque and Gothic style and stroll through the botanical garden
, classified as a historic monument.
If you want to discover the Calvados region even further, we recommend the following cities :
Quistreham, Cabourg, Deauville, Honfleur… these seaside resorts are close to Paris and have the first holiday homes of the Parisians.
For an active element go to the Swiss Normandy. This region is hilly, with mountains and rivers where many activities are offered: You can hike, rent kayak, climb, parasail or ride ….
Normandy is also the cradle of impressionists. Art lovers will appreciate a visit to Claude Monet’s house in Giverny with a beautiful garden with flowers and water and its famous water lilies