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


1st, 5th, 8th, 16th May

14th July

15th August

Not to be missed in 2017


  • Mange ta soupe from 20th to 22nd October

  • Traversée Tatihou from 12nd to 25th August

  • Normandie Horse Show from 4th to 15th August

  • Jazz en Baie from 2nd to 13rd August

  • Papillons de nuit from 2nd to 4th June

  • Marathon de la Baie on 27th May

  • Carnaval de Granville from 24h to 28th february

  • Jazz sous les pommiers from 20th april to 27th may

  • Sorties de bains from 6th to 9th july