Tourism in Honfleur
AT THE HEART OF THE SEINE ESTUARY, THE TIMELESS CHARM OF HONFLEUR.
Renowned for tourism in Normandy, our beautifully preserved medieval town of Honfleur, reveals many architectural historical and cultural treasures,
Its incredible charm has been the inspiration of many artists.
Indeed many have come to install their easels around its famous old basin bordered by unusual narrow slate houses.
Honfleur cradle of impressionism engendered "the school of Honfleur"
From the old basin you can take narrow character-filled streets, go see the typical half-timbered houses, galleries and art workshop, churches Saint-Léonard in cut stone and Sainte-Catherine all in wood made by 15th century marine carpenters with a deported bell tower, unique in France, push the door of the museum dedicated to its heritage and its artists.
Eugène Boudin, Éric Satie, Alphonse Allais, Henri de Saint de Lis, Claude Monet, Charles Baudelaire ... Or attend a show in its majestic salt store.
There is no shortage of visits and activities ... Via the tourist office of the country of Honfleur
The naturospace, not-to-be-missed, as a family, the butterfly greenhouse and for lovers of
shopping, the brand new "Honfleur Normandy designer village outlet"
The exceptional location is privileged for Honfleur in the heart of the Seine valley, at foot of the Normandy bridge which makes it an ideal base for exploring of our beautiful region.
Westward along the floral coast, the elegant seaside resorts of Trouville Deauville, Houlgate and Cabourg and their magnificent beach lined with typical and majestic villas are less than a half-hour drive followed by famous landing beaches
Towards the North, Le Havre classified as a UNESCO heritage site, the cliffs of Etretat, Fécamp and his Benedictine palace.
Towards the South the Normandy hedgerows, and meadows... The green meadows known worldwide for their ecxceptional cheeses as well as its Cider…. Its pretty countryside with apple trees, generous orchards ….punctuated by manors, stud farms castles ....
Do not hesitate to stay with us for a few days, we will be happy to advise you in the discovery of our beautiful Normandy ....