France – North : Natural stroll in Somme Bay
Period : Throughout the year
Reference : 11B232
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D1 Marquenterre parc and Valloires abbay
Arrival in Picardy for the commented discovery of the ornithological park of Marquenterre. At the edge of the Somme Bay, this refuge is appreciated by multiple water birds which you can admire. Lunch. Continuation for the visit of a canning factory specialized in the manufacturing of terrines of lamb of the Salty Meadow, the gastronomic treasure of the Somme Bay. Visit of the somptuous abbey of Valloires, the only Cistercian abbey of the XVIIIth century completes in France. Dinner. Accommodation.
D2 Steam train and refuge of the seals
Boarding aboard an authentic steam train for the discovery of the Somme Bay. Between, willows and reeds, you can discover the charm of the journeys of former days, in the exceptional landscape of the Bay Of the Somme. Arrival at St Valéry, charming medieval city with its traditional district of the sailors who lived in small colored, tight houses against each others. Have terroir lunch and pedestrian excursion to meet the biggest French colony of grey seals. Together with a natural guide-organizer you will observe them resting outside the water to regenerate their energy, to put low and breast-feed youngs, to moult… Dinner. Accommodation.
D3 Côte d’Opale and her Two Capes
In Etaples sur Mer, visit of the site Maréis to discover the life of the fishermen and also to understand one of the oldest jobs in the world. Lunch of fish. Discovered by the Big National Site of Both Capes, a natural and symbolic place of the region. Between the Grey Nose and the White Nose, cliffs possess a breathtaking view, where from you can perceive the English coast. Dinner. Accommodation.
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PC en hôtel 2* région Berck
entrées : domaine de Valloire (abbaye et jardins), parc du Marquenterre
train à vapeur Le Crotoy – St Valéry
festival de l’oiseau et de la Nature du 16 au 24 avril
chambre individuelle (3n) : 87 € petit train touristique au Touquet (30 mn) : 5,5 € Maréis centre de la pêche en Mer : 6 € croisière en baie de Canche (45 mn) : 6,5 € maison de la Baie de Somme : 7 € musée Picarvie : 5,5 €