the harbor of Cherbourg

Want to help you discover Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, the harbor of the town!

Classified as the 2nd largest artificial harbor in the world, it was built over several years. Work began in 1783 and was completed in 1895.

This building measures about 6 km.


Fine sand beaches - Cotentin

Benefiting from an extraordinary coastline, the fine sand and/or pebble beaches can be counted in many kilometers.

What a pleasure to find yourself on one of the Cotentin beaches, we are spoiled for choice:
  • Siouville-Hague
  • Sciotot
  • Collignon
  • Urville-Nacqueville
  • Barneville-Carteret
  • ...


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