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 Alligator Bay Normandy

Alligator Bay reptile centre Normandy

Alligator Bay Normandy



Alligator Bay Normandy is about 2 miles from Mont Saint Michel. We saw the sign for it while on a visit to the Mont.From the car park you just follow the road the D976 for about 5 mins and you will see Alligator Bay on your left. Turn in and the car park is at the back of the building.

The sign outside Alligator Bay

Alligator bay sign manche Normandy

Check the opening times before you visit. They only open at 2 pm when we visited in October. The park has 3 areas, one outside with the turtles and giant tortoises. Inside there is an area with snakes and lizards. The final area is made up of walkways where you can look down on a lot of alligators and crocodiles. We took about 2 hours to see everything but you could easy spend half a day there.There is a good shop with English speaking staff. There is a picnic area outside near the car park. We found Alligator Bay to be good value for money we paid 11 euros to get in.

one of the alligators

Alligator bay Manche Normandy

Google street map Alligator Bay is on the left

A very large snake the Reticulated python


Alligator Bay Manche Normandy

One of the large African tortoise next to my wife

Alligator Bay tortoises Manche  Normandy

Alligator Bay tortoises Manche  Normandy

Les Terrasses Poulard Hotel Le Mont-Saint-Michel

Les-Terrasses-Poulard-Hotel

This hotel is full of character. Being an old building, it only has the inconvenience of having small rooms, which is highly compensated for by the excellent location and quality of the restaurant.

Please note that neither coaches nor cars have access through the gates of Mont Saint Michel. Guests will, therefore, need to park in the car park nearest to the entrance when the tide is low.

Alternatively, you have the option to park further away. You will have a slightly longer walk but the breathtaking view will be worth it. This is a charming, traditional building. The hotel is ideally located on Mont Saint Michel, a five minute walk uphill from the entrance gate.

Les Terrasses Poulard Hotel

Chamelions

Alligator Bay Manche  Normandy

Gila monster

Alligator Bay Manche  Normandy

Alligator viewing walkways

Alligator Bay Manche  Normandy

If you want a cottage holiday in France try Normandy

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St Pierre Langers, Manche Normandy

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These charming, spacious, semi-detached holiday properties lie adjacent to the beautiful Abbaye de la Lucerne and close to the beautiful sandy beaches of Jullouville and Granville.

They have been built in the traditional stone of the region with the interiors of the houses tastefully decorated with attractive furniture and pretty bedrooms.

Set admist glorious countryside, La Cidrerie is also close to the cosmopolitan seaside town of Granville, with its casino, sandy beaches, seafood restaurants and daytrips to the Channel Islands.

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