Just two hours away from Paris and Rennes, Normandy is the ideal setting for outdoor sports. Visiting the region is a breath of fresh air: besides its various facilities, it prides itself on its natural environment, which is perfect for outdoor activities such as canoeing, paragliding, sailing, running and more. 

Famous for its coastlines and countryside imbued with history, the region has landscapes to suit all tastes, depending on your interests. Visit one of the local tourist information offices to discover the various visitor circuits available and find a route that matches your mood and pace.

Coming to run in the footstep of the D-Day Heroes is a great opportunity to appreciate this idyllic setting with its natural beauty and historical sites. Why not make the most of your visit to explore more of the region with family or friends?


Don’t miss

  • The Bay of Mont-St-Michel
  • The region's typical hedged farmland
  • The Cotentin Peninsula
  • The sites of the D-Day Landings
  • The Côte Fleurie and the Côte de Grâce
  • Norman Switzerland
  • The Pays d’Auge
  • The Boucles de la Seine
  • The Côte d'Albâtre
  • etc.


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