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The view from the car park at Cap Blanc Nez

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Cap Blanc Nez France



Places to visit Cap Blanc Nez it is worth the detour just for the view

Cap Blanc Nez is one of two headlands on the Cote d Opale.

The other is Cap Gris Nez you can find the details on another page on the website.

In photo one you can see the monument at the top of the cliff.

There was quite a lot of sea mist when we took the picture.

Cap Blanc Nez


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The Dover Patrol Memorial which was destroyed by the German Army in 1940 / 1941 and rebuilt in 1974

Great view from the cliffs


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In photo you can see some of the great views from the cliff down the beach.

There is a public walk you can take along the cliffs.

You could park your car close to the edge and then take the path up to the top.You can still walk to the top but the car parking as been improved.There are several new marked path to follow a lot of money as been spent on the site

Walkers climbing the Cap

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If you have plenty of energy you can walk the 1/2 mile to the top.

Like the people in the third photo but it is a steep climb.

If not you can drive to the top to the other car park just 50 yards from the top.

The view is well worth the trip.

One of the new walkways

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A WW2 bunker

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We have stayed at several Gites along this coast and have found plenty of interesting places to visit

Places to stay


Holiday Cottage 3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5 Treal, Morbihan, Brittany


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Relax in beautiful Brittany.

Come and explore this stunning corner of France and discover its medieval towns, miles of sandy beaches and bustling markets.

Enjoy a leisurely lunch at a busy auberge or pick up a baguette and picnic on the banks of the River Oust watching the boats go by and soak up the sunshine

La Maison Blanche, a spacious three bedroom, two bathroom Breton cottage is located in a quiet hamlet with just three other houses. Just off the beaten track it is only five minutes from the local auberge, ten minutes from the attractive towns of Malestroit and Ploermel and thirty minutes from the port of Vannes.

Nearby discover the historic town of Josselin which was built in the 11th century. Explore the narrow medieval streets and admire the quant half timbered houses.

Don't forget to make time to visit the huge turreted chateau down by the canal. Josselin regularly hosts medieval festivals and the whole town takes part with activities, events and shows on all weekend.

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This short video shows the road between the two Caps.


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