Cherbourg-en-Cotentin will showcase its dynamism for the Tour de France audience. Lovers of beautiful sites will extend their stay in this Stage Town to discover the transatlantic terminal that has been designated as one of the French historical monuments. It hosted the Titanic’s last continental stopover. Inside the terminal, ‘The Cité de la Mer’ (Ocean City) retraces the last stopover of this legendary ocean liner and reveals to its visitors the odyssey of humans underwater.
It is also an excellent opportunity to discover the ‘Cherbourg Umbrella’ Factory, which became well known thanks to the eponymous film directed by Jacques Demy.
An interactive family museum to discover the odyssey of humans underwater. View: aquariums, films, experimentations, photographs…
A one-hour cruise to discover the largest man-made bay in the world.
Can be visited by hiking to Second World War fortifications dug into Roule Mountain.