Make the most of your stay in the Channel Islands and enjoy a stopover in Manche.

Manche offers 355 km of coastline with breathtaking scenery. It’s an ideal destination to rest, recuperate and enjoy a wide range of activities with your partner or family.

Unmissable attractions await you there. Visit Mont Saint-Michel and cross the bay, accompanied by a tour guide. Step back in time on a tour of the D-DAY sites: museums, beaches, cemeteries and more. On the coast, you’ll find a variety of leisure activities to choose from: water sports, swimming, relaxation, walks, gastronomy and tours.

Manche has great events going on all year round: the Granville Carnival, Jazz sous les Pommiers, the Sorties de bains festival, the Normandy Horse Show and more.

Get ready to fall in love with the French department of Manche and its many unexpected delights.

Bank holidays


01er Janvier
2 Avri
1,8, 10, 21 Mai
14 Juillet
15 Août
01er et 11 Novembre
25 Décembre

Not to be missed in 2018


  • Festival VIA AETERNA Mont Saint Michel – September

  • Festival “Toute la mer sur un plateau” from 29th to 30th September

  • Lessay Fair from 7th to 9th September

  • Festival des Voiles de Travail from 22nd to 26th August

  • La nuit des soudeurs from 4th to 5th August

  • Tour des ports de La Manche from 8th to 13th July

  • Mange ta soupe from 19th to 21st October

  • Traversée Tatihou from 6th to 15th August

  • Normandie Horse Show from 3rd to 18 August

  • Jazz en Baie from 25th July to 05th August

  • Papillons de nuit from 18th to 20th May

  • Marathon de la Baie on 27th May

  • Carnaval de Granville from 9h to 13th february

  • Jazz sous les pommiers from 5th to 12th May

  • Sorties de bains from 5th to 8th july