Calvados offers a wealth of protected natural sites.
Whether you opt for the Cotentin and Bessin Marshland natural regional park, natural reserves or sensitive natural areas, they all have their own treasures just waiting to be discovered.
From May to October, over 600 "Nature Escapades" are organised to offer you an original insight into Mother nature's hidden treasures.
Natural sites not to be missed in Calvados
Discover the Orne Bay over a stroll amidst the hides and dunes of Pointe du Siège.Discover the banks of the Orne ›
Bois du Breuil forest
Located just a few miles from Honfleur, the Bois du Breuil is one of the coast's rare forests.Discover the Bois du Breuil forest ›
The Black Cow Cliffs
Located between Houlgate and Villers-sur-Mer, these cliffs are home to an exceptional wealth of geological and palaeontological vestiges.Discover the Black Cow Cliffs ›
Pont aux Retours waterfalls
The waterfalls to the south of Vire fall amidst the granite rocks, offering a truly bucolic backdrop, to admire and appreciate at all ages.Discover the Pont aux Retours waterfalls ›
An exceptional site where you can revel in the panoramic views over the D-Day Landing beaches.Discover the historic site of Omaha Beach ›
Rochers des Parcs rocks
An emblematic site offering a 360 degree panorama over Suisse Normande.Discover the Roches des Parcs ›