On the banks of the Channel, the Normandy region offers a variety of landscapes from the côte d’Albâtre to Mont St Michel. You will discover historic places, some flagships of our culture like the landing beaches, the Caen memorial...
Around the campsite, the coastline stretches from Ouistreham in Courseulles-sur-Mer for a walk or a swim. Many restaurants offer quality products and some of them overlook the coast.
The Calvados Department also holds its own local gastronomy and art of living. You will enjoy touring the domains where cider and Calvados are produced.
Access to the campsite
You have a GPS :
- GPS coordinates : 49°19'30.743''N 0°23'24.542''W
- Address : 17, rue du Général Moulton, 14750 Saint Aubin Sur Mer
Coming from the A13 motorway :
Stay on the left lane and take the exit towards for 10 km. Then take exit 5 Côte de Nacre and continue towards Aubin for 10 km. Turn left, your destination is 500 metres away.
Coming from the A84 motorway :
At the roundabout take the exit towards Caen for 10km. Then take exit 5 Côte de Nacre and continue towards Aubin for 10 km. Turn left, your destination is 500 metres away.
Arriving at the Caen train station :
You can take the bus of the Busverts Calvados transport network to St Aubin sur Mer. You need to take line 3 up to the Gare St-Aubin-sur-Mer bus stop. The campsite is located 500 meters away from this stop
Coming from England, and must take the Ferry :
The Ferry from England will take you to the town of Ouistreham, 13 km from the campsite. From there you can catch bus line 75 that takes you to the bus terminal in St Aubin sur Mer. A transport ticket costs €1.55.
You can book the Ferry by phone and check the schedule on the website:
Tel. 02 31 36 36 36
You are at the Caen Carpiquet airport :
The campsite is located 20 km away, you can either:
- Take bus line 8 of the Busverts Calvados transport network which takes you to the Caen train station. Once arrived at this train station take line 3 to Gare St-Aubin-sur-Mer. Bus ticket to St-Aubin-sur-Mer costs 1€55.
- Take a taxi from the airport: Taxi ride time is around 30 minutes and costs €50 (depending on traffic).
Here are 3 phone numbers of taxi companies operating from Caen airport :
Taxi Abbeilles Caen: 02 31 52 17 89
Elizabeth Taxi: 06 84 97 47 17
Foucout Alain : 06 27 31 45 87
Cliffs of EtretatCliffs of Etretat
Visit the Alabaster coast that spans 140km between the estuary of the Somme and of the Seine. Etretat, on of the hotspots of Normady, is the most picturesque part with its cutting cliffs.
Beaches of D-DayBeaches of D-Day
The Battle of Normandy, one of the greatest battles of WWII. That day, it allowed, the allied forces to open a new front in Europe, against the German troops. Inmerse in this important moment our history by visiting the beaches. Many museums, like the Caen Memorial, ilustrate this period.
American cemetery at Colleville-sur-merAmerican cemetery at Colleville-sur-mer
With its 70 hectares, the American cemetery of Colle Vile-Sur-Mer is one of the most impressive because of its size and its memorial. It is a place of history to see and preserve.
Mont Saint MichelMont Saint Michel
Declared “World Heritage” by UNESCO in 1979, this tourist Mecca now receives more than three million visitors a year. The Mont Saint Michel abbey reaches 170m above sea level. Built in the Middle Ages. With every tide, the seas quickly surrounds the island to form a peninsula.
Sea fishing and sea toursSea fishing and sea tours
Sea tours starts from Courseulles-sur-Mer, or maybe spend a day fishing at sea.
Sand SailingSand Sailing
Enjoy the holidays to discover the sand sailing. An alternative way to enjoy the Normandy coast.