Mini Cruise Ferry to Cherbourg, France
What to do in Cherbourg, France
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Cherbourg is a popular resort destination with a prime location in the Normandy region of France. It lies on a northern tip of France. It's around an hour and a half to Caen and just a couple of hours to Rennes.
Cherbourg port is a popular choice for ferries and cruise lines alike. The marina is also an important sporting location hosting regular nautical races.
Cherbourg itself is immersed in art and culture and this is clearly evident from a premier selection of museums and theatres. If you get the chance, visit the Cité de la Mer - Europe's tallest cylindrical aquarium!
Cherbourg has been an important city throughout history and you can see evidence of this all around you. In the 4th century, Cherbourg was a fortified Roman military cam. It became evangelised during the 5th century by Saint Eriptiole, first bishop of Coutances. As you walk around you'll find evidence of the battles that led to reclamation by the French in 1450 and the capture by the Germans between 1940 and 1944.
Book Your Mini Cruise To Cherbourg, France
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Cherbourg, France Map
Top Tips For Visiting Cherbourg, France
- You may struggle to visit everything you want to in such a short space of time on a mini-cruise to Cherbourg, France. Consider booking a hotel room when you book your mini-cruise and change a quick getaway into a longer holiday to Cherbourg.
- Consider taking your car or hiring a car to explore Cherbourg at your own pace rather than relying on public transport or taxi drivers
Cherbourg, France Destination Guide Videos
Enjoy a photo tour of Cherbourg in Normandy, France. Join this family as they explore the wonderful holiday destination of Cherbourg underneath a glorious hot sun! Can you imagine a better holiday?!