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Normandy Visit!

We invite you to visit Normandy, from the northwest Cotentin (Manche) to the south-east in Monet's Garden (Eure). And from the north-east of the Seine-Maritime, around Etretat, to the southwest where lies the famous "Mont Saint Michel". Bon Voyage!
Bayeux, Bessin : the Tapestry of Bayeux, the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, the museum Baron Gérard, the lace conservatory, the memorial of Général de Gaule, the memorial museum of the battle of Normandy, the Augustinian convent, the abbey of Juaye Mondaye, the castle of Colombière, the castle of Balleroy with the museum of balloons, the chocolate factory Le Drakkar (museum visit and shop). The caramels of Isigny, the cheese factory of Isigny St Mère, the mohair wool factory…

D-day, All the memorials and historical places in relation with 6th of June 1944, in the vicinity of our farm hotel  "Ferme de la Rançonnière".






rose_caen Caen : ducal castle, the "colline aux oiseaux" (landscape park) , the Memorial of Peace, the museum "Vieux la romaine" with its acheological site, the fine arts museum, the museum of Normandy, Festyland, Calvados production at the "Ferme de Billy",…

rose_facade Crépon, Creully : the castle of Creully, the castle of Fontaine Henry, "La calvadosienne" an oyster farm in  Asnelles, artisanal production of umbrellas, the famous cookies "sablés d'Asnelles"….

rose_horsaPégasus Ouistreham Côte de Nacre : the museum of Pégasus Bridge, the glider Horsa, the Casino, Ferry Caen-Portsmouth, the basilica of Douvres la Délivrande with "la vierge noire", a black virgin or also called Black Madonna, generally found in Catholic areas.

DI000047Le cotentin, Cherbourg : Saint-Vaast la Hougue, Saint-Marcouf Azeville, the beaches of the cotentin, Cap de la Hague, La Cité de la Mer(wonderful exhibitions about the ocean depths, the Titanic,…), Island of Tatihou, the museum of cider in Valognes, the house of Jacques Prévert (French poet) et Jean François Millet (painter), Labyrinth "La clé des champs" à Servigny, Le cap de Carteret.

rose_st_mereSainte-Mère Eglise : the airborne museum (douglas C47 DC3), Waco glider, the museum of the "Ferme du Cotentin", the natural site "les ponts d'Ouve", Borne "0 km" the path of freedom, the music farm in utah beach, La baie des "Veys" Carentan, Le Haras(stud) in St Lô, the landscapes of the 'Elle' region, in Villier Fossard, the farm of the Tournerie, Le petit train des marais

rose_etretatLa Seine Maritime : the cliffs of Etretat, the Bénédictines Abbey in Fécamp, "Le clos Lupin", House of Maurice Leblanc in Etretat, presents the writer and his hero.

rose_villedeiux1Villedieu-les-Poëles : handmade copper production

rose_pont_de_normandieDeauville Honfleur Côte Fleurie : the Casino, the horse races, yearling sales, american cinema festival in Deauville, seaside resort, the famous boards of Deauville,iImpressionnist painter Eugène Boudin, port and old town of Honfleur, airport of Saint Gatien, "Le pont de Normandie",….

269-Mont-St-Michel-e1312271836517Mont-Saint-Michel : the museum Grévin, the Abbey of  Mont-Saint- Michel, …  gate to Bretagne

rose_falaiseFalaise : the castle of William the Conqueror, the museum of Falaise, the castle of Vendeuvre.

rose_lisieux1-e1312287380199Lisieux Pays d’Auge : the Basilica of Sainte -Thérèse, the castle of Breuil in Calvados, Beuvron-en-Auge, automobile museum,

rose_clessyBocage et Suisse Normande et l’Orne : Haras du Pin (stud), Norman Switzerland, the museum of miniature railway

rose_givernyL'Eure, Evreux : the house of Claude Monet, the gardens of Giverny, the museum of american art in Giverny,…
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From the 1st to the 27st of October 2016 , enjoy the "Indian Summer" and extend your stay, via the 3rd night free (room and breakfast included only)
For direct booking only,
by mail at : ranconniere@wanadoo.fr
or by phone 0033 +2 31 22 21 73