FERRY & CHALETS
Camping Le Grand Large, Les Pieux
France > Normandy > Les Pieux
Camping Le Grand Large is a quiet, family run 4 hectare site with 223 spacious, well kept pitches and direct access (100m) to one of the most beautiful beaches in France. There is also a lovely coastal path leaving from the site where you can enjoy panoramic views and wonderful sunsets. On site facilities include 3 swimming pools. Only 1 pet accepted.
This site is on the Cotentin peninsula - a great destination with its wild landscape, beautiful coastline & beaches and interesting places to visit; The maritime capital of Cherbourg (about a 30 minute drive) boasts its 'Cité de la Mer' a recreational and family oriented park with a scientific theme where you can enjoy an adventure in the 'Aquarium Abyssal' the deepest aquarium in Europe. You can also step on board and explore the only nuclear submarine in the world that can be visited 'Le Redoutable'. Barfleur (54k) is one of France's prettiest villages where you can walk along the quayside and sample the famous, delicious mussels that are harvested here. And don't miss Ste Mère Eglise (44k) with its excellent D-Day Airborne museum and also where the American paratrooper John Steele's parachute got caught on the village church tower whilst landing - he survived the raid and there is a replica model of him still displayed there today.