Granville's Countryside

BEAUVOIR
ALLIGATOR BAY

62, rue du Mont-Saint-Michel

+33 (0)2 33 68 11 18

reptilarium@wanadoo.fr

www.alligator-bay.com

Meet Europe's largest collection of alligators at the foot of Mont Saint Michel !

Just take the path that leads to the Ferme des 300 Tortues to come face-to-face with a multitude of herbivorous and carnivorous marine and land wildlife. Next comes the Dragon's labyrinth, where 200 boa constrictors, pythons, giant monitor lizards and chameleons are waiting to meet you on a unique encounter trail. Your visit culminates in the Louisiana swamp and African Oasis that are home to 200 alligators and crocodiles in recreated natural biodomehabitats.

SAINT MARTIN DE BREHAL
DISCOVERY OF THE VANLEE IN HORSE-DRAWN CART
with M. GAMBLIN and "Délicieuse"

Waddings, family celebrations, festival commitees...
From April to

+33 (0)2 33 61 61 77

+33 (0)6 86 65 11 81 or +33 (0)6 84 28 07 13

From April to September by appointment only (at most 4 people per excursion)


AU DOMAINE D'ESTHINE
Brigitte Julliard

1, La Porte Durey - 50320 BEAUCHAMPS

+33 (0)6 80 33 25 40

brigittejulliard@audomainedesthine.fr

www.audomainedesthine.fr

Rental of packsaddle or saddled donkeys for rambles with the family or friends. Numerous trek routes (Vallée de l'Airou, Route de l'Abbaye, paths to Mont Saint Michel).
Possibility of accommodation in an eco-gite.


ABBAYE DE HAMBYE

+33 (0)2 33 61 99 91

musee.hambye@manche.fr

www.patrimoine.manche.fr

Permanent exhibit: From prayer to field - The economic and material life of a medieval abbey.

Open from April 1st to October 31 from 10 to 12 am and 2:00 to 6:00 pm (closed at 5:00 pm in October)
Closed Tuesdays except in July and August.


FORET DES ELFES

Route de Quettreville-sur-Sienne

+33 (0)2 33 90 19 31 or +33 (0)6 73 61 42 06 or +33 (0)6 30 25 09 33
Reservation mandatory for all activities

laforetdeselefes@laforetdeselfes.com

www.laforetdeselfes.com

TREE COURSE: Acrobatic course 25 meters from the ground - 4 courses offered with Tyrolean traverse up to 170 meters long.
Starting at 6 years of age on specific courses

PAINT BALL: At Cérences, 3 hectares of forest fit out with village and fortress.
At Percy, former industrial complex of 5 floors and outdoor village - Sale and rental of equipment.

TRADITIONAL CHITTERLINGS PRODUCTION

50450 SAINT DENIS LE GAST

+33 (0)2 33 61 84 53

+33 (0)2 33 61 44 20

contact@andouillerie.fr

www.andouillerie.fr

Sale of house and regional products on location.
Tours by appointment - 25 Km from Granville


L'HERMITIERE CIDER FARM

50320 SAINT JEAN DES CHAMPS

+33 (0)2 33 61 31 51

+33 (0)2 33 61 87 27

info@ferme-hermitiere.com

www.ferme-hermitiere.com

Discover how cider and calvados are made in a cider farm handed down from father to son for two centuries.
Guides tours of cellars, museums.
Tasting and sale on location.

Open from Easter to June and in September, Monday through Friday from 2:00 to 6:00 pm.
Open in July and August, Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 12:00 and 2:00 to 6:00 pm.


REGNEVILLE-SUR-MER                                                            
MARINE MUSEUM – LES FOURS A CHAUX DU REY 

14, route des Fours à Chaux 50290 REGNEVILLE/MER

+33 (0)2 33 46 82 18

+33 (0)2 33 46 03 74

musee.regneville@manche.fr

www.patrimoine.manche.fr

An imposing set of 4 lime kilns that look like a fort built in the mid-19th century. The limestone extracted on location was burnt off to obtain the lime essentially used for farming. This site can now be discovered through a sound tour that lets visitors imagine the intense activity of the site a century and a half ago. Established on-site, the museum has two exhibits: one on the history of lime-making techniques, another on the maritime history of régénville, one of the most important ports of the Cotentin in the Middle Ages.

Events and performances during the high season.

Open in April, May, June, September and during school holidays (Easter adn All Saints) from 2:00 to 6:30 pm.
Open in July and August fromm 11:00 am to 7:00 pm.


ABBAYE DE LA LUCERNE

+33 (0)2 33 60 58 98

lucerne@abbaye-lucerne.fr

www.abbaye-lucerne.fr

Founded in the 12th century, the Abbey of Lucerne, has been undergoing exemplary restoration work. Cradled in the wooded valley of the Thar, this Romanesque unit offers visitors a variety of buildings to view: Abbey church, cloister, dining hall, cellar, park, Abbey dwelling and lake, pigeon roost, guest building, gatehouse with his justice halls and bakery.

2011 : end of dovecot restoration, start of bell tower and transept roof restoration, exhibitons, concerts...

Open every day except Sunday morning from March 15 to September 30, Ocotber 15 to November 15 and during Christmas holidays from 10:00 to 12:00 and 2:00 to 6:30 pm (5:00 pm from October to March)
Mass at 11:15 on Sunday
Open all year by appointment for groups


CHAMPREPUS LANDSCAPED PARK

Motorway A84 - Exit n°37 - Direction GRANVILLE

+33 (0)2 33 61 30 74

+33 (0)2 33 61 71 43

zoo.champrepus@wanadoo.fr

www.zoo-champrepus.com

Between Villedieu-Les-Poêles and Granville, Champrépus proposes a journey on the five continents fro young and old alike. The zoo is divided into five luxuriating theme gardens designed according to the biotopes that provide animals with conditions close to their original habitat. Civic and eco-responsible zoo, Champrépus is an original and friendly garden, a place to relax, learn and have fun with family and friends. A true plant and animal oasis where you will discover large animals from Africa and other continents.

Different events are poposed from April to September (feeding the lemurs, otters and giraffes).
Restaurant open every day that the park is open (11:30 am to 2:30 pm), covered picnic shelters, playgrounds for children aged 12 and under (inflatable structures, ball pits, climbing structures, etc.)

Open everay day from April 1st to September 30th from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. October, open only on weekends from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm and everyday during winter holidays.


SIENNE BOTANICAL PARK

50450 LA BALEINE

+33 (0)2 33 61 76 66

In the classified site of the Vallée de la Sienne, this park is a passport to nature.

Open everay day from July 2 to August 28 from 10:30 am to 6:00 pm (May close in the event of excessive rain)

Landscaped Miniature Golf Course (18 holes)

Open everay weekend from April 23 to September from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm.
Every day from July 2 to August 28.