Brittany & Normandy - Manche (Chapter)
This is the Manche chapter from Lonely Planet's Brittany & Normandy guidebook.
Surrounded on three sides by the Channel (La Manche), the Manche is dominated by 320km of coastline. This rugged stretch of shoreline is home to Mont-St Michel and D-Day's Utah Beach. Inland, the bocage (hedgerow) country is typically bucolic Norman farmland.
- watch the sun sink into the sands around the remarkable Mont St-Michel
- mind your step at the stunning sea cliffs of Nez de Jobourg
- amble through the stone streets of Valognes, Normandy's 'little Versailles'
- restaurants & accommodations
Coverage includes: Making the Most Of Your Time, Top Tours & Courses, Getting Away From It All, Advance Planning, Top Restaurants, Mont St-Michel, Gastronomic Highlights, Granville, Bocage Country, Haut-Cotentin, Barneville-Carteret, Valognes & around, Cherbourg-Octeville, Hague Peninsula.
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