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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 2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2 Thonac, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine


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In a sought after location in the Périgord Noir, considered to be the most beautiful region in France and famous for its numerous châteaux,

Pre-history sites and outstanding cuisine, this charming, newly restored period stone cottage with original features, has been awarded 4 stars, the highest star rating for self-catering holiday accommodation.

Set within the spacious, leafy grounds of a small 17th Century manor house that was formerly the courthouse for the nearby Château de Losse,

The cottage has a private 11 x 5 metre swimming pool and offers guests peace, privacy and a sense of wellbeing. The cottage and the manor are constructed in the local golden limestone with traditional stoned-tiles 'lauze' roofs and stone window surrounds, typical of the old local architecture.

It is set in 1.5 hectares of land with trees and flowering shrubs and lovely shady areas for outdoor dining with lovely views of the surrounding tree-lined hillside.

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This short video shows the road between the two Caps.


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Trail sign Cap Blanc Nez

Cap Blanc Nez sign

Viewing area

Cap Blanc Nez sign


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Ambleteuse beach road

The road to the beach

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The road to the beach at Wissant a nice seaside village

Wissant beach road

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