5 days in Basse-Normandie Itinerary

5 days in Basse-Normandie Itinerary

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Train to Paris CDG, Fly to Rennes
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Mont-Saint-Michel
— 2 nights
Drive
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Barneville-Carteret
— 1 night
Drive
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Deauville City
— 1 night
Drive

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make a trip to Terrasse de l'Ouest and then pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tour du Nord, don't miss a visit to La Porte du Roy, don't miss a visit to Le Moulin de Moidrey, identify plant and animal life at Mont Saint-Michel Bay, then stroll the grounds of Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, and finally make a trip to Barrage sur le Couesnon.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel route builder tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Mont-Saint-Michel is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Barneville-Carteret.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

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1
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Barneville-Carteret

Situated across from the Channel Islands, Barneville-Carteret is a seaside resort that assures you of its excellent water quality due to its recognition as a Blue Flag beach--a designation awarded to seaside areas adhering to specific environmental standards.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Le Havre de Portbail, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Barneville., then explore the striking landscape at Cap Carteret, and finally identify plant and animal life at Dunes d'Hattainville.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Barneville-Carteret trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Barneville-Carteret takes 2 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel to Barneville-Carteret due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Deauville City.

Things to do in Barneville-Carteret

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

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Cap Carteret ©
Must see
Cap Carteret
4.8
Dunes d'Hattainville ©
Wildlife Area
Dunes d'Hattainville
4.8

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Deauville City

With its race course, harbour, international film festival, marinas, conference centre, villas, Grand Casino and sumptuous hotels, Deauville is regarded as the "queen of the Norman beaches" and one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in all of France.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame de Grace and then kick back and relax at Plage de Trouville.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Deauville City day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Barneville-Carteret to Deauville City takes 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In April in Deauville City, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Deauville City

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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