Discovery walking tour on Hermanville beach (includes a kiting workshop)



For the young and the not so young! Come and discover or rediscover the pleasures of kiting and shellfish gathering.

Sailwing and kiting are among the watersports and activities to enjoy on the beach, with the sailing and leisure club in Hermanville. Carole, your instructor, will offer you an initiation into flying techniques, direct on the fine sandy beach. She can also take you to discover the foreshore over a shellfish gathering expedition, a discovery of the tide mark and an insight into the maritime environment. Come and discover the many treasures of the Côte de Nacre coast in Calvados. From age 6 up, build and decorate your own Tyvek kite, then fly it on the beach. Raise your gaze and watch it take to the air above you… Kite models vary depending on participant age. For particiapants from the age of 12, Carole offers an initiation into land-based flying on the beach. With your feet solidly secured in the sand, off you go for some truly thrilling sensations! Let your creative spirit inspire you in harmony with the maritime elements. Land Art session on the foreshore in Hermanville-sur-Mer - don’t forget your bucket and sculpture material. Who’ll be the best kite flyer? Who’ll find the brittle starfish or the green crab? Who’ll be the most creative land artist? The bets are on. Go and give it try, you’re sure to enjoy! These outings are certified ‘waterside tours’ and are proposed from June to October according to tide times and weather conditions. Dates are already set: Monday (shellfish gathering), Tuesday (kiting) and Saturday (land art), throughout July and August. Open to all from age 6 years (kiting) and 12 years (sailwing). Depending on weather conditions, bring along: suitable clothing, sunglasses, boots, gloves, etc. N.B.: Cancellation or postponement in the case of bad weather.

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Base rate : 16,00 €
Base rate : 9,00 €


Event categories : For children, Discovery, Wildlife, Flora, Nature, Hikes/Walks, Kite, Boat trip and excursion, Sea


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