Self catering holidays
The Courseulles-sur-Mer sailing school offers sailing lessons, but that is not all.
Kayaking, paddle-boarding, catamaran, water gym, you can try them all out. Courses for children and for adults and individual classes are possible.
Individual training courses to take the coastal permit and offshore permit tests are part of the offer from the Courseulles-sur-Mer sailing school.
Discover the only Canadian Museum in Normandy. The June Beach Centre was built to honour all the brave Canadians who distinguished themselves during the Second World War. It also presents different facets of contemporary Canadian society.
Through commemorativeceremonies, conferences, concerts and various exhibitions, visitors can learn all about Canadian society. The museum, part of which is a virtual experience, takes you into the heart of the Canadian military role during the war in order to understand how the duty of remembrance is essential to a country which contributed to the Allied victory.
This magnificent Renaissance residence has belonged to the same family for 800 years. The rooms on the ground floor house a fine collection of antique furniture and paintings. The chapel dates from the 13th and 16th centuries. Two of the most unique aspects of the château de Fontaine-Henry are its very high roofs and its richly sculpted facade.
A tea room and an antique games room are a treat to enjoy after your guided tour, which is available in several languages.
La Calvadosienne is a shellfish company located in one of the landing beaches.
You have the chance to take part in a guided visit of the oyster farms and workshops of this company. It will be a chance to discover the profession of oyster farmer, as well as everything to do with oysters and their environment. In addition, following the visit, you will be able to enjoy a tasting session.
During your visit to the D Day Museum of Arromanches-les-Bains, you will discover the working of the artificial harbour of the town and the success of the Invasion of Normandy, upon which the site was built.
D Day Museum also offers a presentation of the different stages of the allied Landings, from the design of the Winston artificial harbour all the way to the liberation of the coast (interactive models, dioramas, videos, etc.).