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The first thing you see is the lighthouse on the edge of the cliffs.
You can drive up to the lighthouse a 100yds from the edge is a good free car park.
There are several cliff walks you can take or you can just watch the ferries going to England.
The second photo shows the view across the bay to the other Cap Blanc-Nez and the village of Wissant.
One of the many bunkers
The cliffs still have a lot of WW11 bunkers you can see one in the third photo.
About a mile up the road you can visit the museum of the Atlantic Wall.
This is a massive blockhouse containing weapons, uniforms and equipment form the second world war.
You can also see the railway gun that could fire across to Dover.
We visit Cap Gris Nez once or twice a year when we are in the area. We like to stop there for a picnic and watch the ships in the Channel. A lot of work as gone into the area over the last 2 years. Improvements to the car park and the cliff top walkways.New viewing platform on the edge of the cliffs have been built a lot of conservation work as been done.
Cap Gris Nes
The road up to the Cap
SHORT BREAKS are available, including in July and August, minimum 4 nights.
Le Pressoir is a fully restored 200 year old thatched Breton cottage with the traditional ridge of flowers including irises. Exquisite and attractive it has breathtaking views, colourful flower borders and lots of character inside.
A magnificent setting beside the River Blavet with glorious views of the entire valley. Several superb sandy beaches within 20-30 minutes' drive. Private heated swimming pool with security alarm installed & discreet fence to ensure child safety. Set in 3 acres of gardens. Free WiFi available for guests.
Quimper photo gallery a selection of pictues of the City of Quimper taken during our recent visit to Brittany.
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visit to the town of Bayeux
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Seaside town of Hardelot Plage see our photos and travel guide.Find a hotel or cottage to rent in Hardelot Plage
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The old town of Guines France see our photos and travel guide Pas de Calais region. Find a hotel or cottage to rent
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visit to the Palace of Versailles
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Try a camping holiday in France there are campsites all over France.
You can stay in a tent or a caravan
The road to the beach at Wissant a nice seaside village
Wissant is a short drive from Ambleteuse we have had several picnic on the sea front there
Painted villa in Wimereux
Aire sur la Lys
An old market town near to Saint Omer
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Honfleur Harbour Normandy
Visit our new page on the Carmargue
The busy Saturday morning street market in Boulogne sur Mer
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