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On Horseback in Normandy, in a jewel of nature and architecture, a travel idea that we offer to those who, like us at Club Cavallo Italia, love horses and their elegance.
On Horseback in Normandy, in the land of horses
We offer Normandy to our friends of Club Cavallo Italia because in France Normandy is the land of horses and offers a lot of information and proposals to horseback riding lovers that you can discover and visit this pages and throughout the territory you will find many stables that offer horseback riding suitable for everyone.
To get to know Normandy and decide where to visit it on horseback, our advice is to visit this site.
On Horseback in Normandy. Where to go
You can organize a few hours horseback riding in the Eure forest or live an unforgettable experience crossing the bay of Mont-Saint-Michel or for a few days tour along the coast and beaches of the Cotentin or through the green hills of Switzerland Norman and, if you love horses as we love them, we invite you to discover Club Cavallo Italia Friends and its privileges.
On Horseback in Normandy. The territory
On Horseback in Normandy you will be fascinated by the magic of Mont-Saint-Michel, you will walk on the beaches where one of the most important pages of the Second World War was lived, on June 6, 1944, and you will see its incomparable and infinitely varied landscapes.
On the Côte d’Albâtre, the Alabaster Coast, the cliffs drop steeply onto the pebble beaches and the sea, like the cliffs of Etretat, near picturesque ports such as Fécamp where the splendid Palais Bénédictine stands.
In the Manche, along the Cotentin peninsula, marais, green moors and cliffs alternate up to the extraordinary and unique Mont-Saint-Michel.
In Orne, near Alençon, green tourism in the regional natural parks of Normandie-Maine and Perche.
On Horseback in Normandy, in a rich historical and cultural heritage
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In Normandy, history is present in Rouen, where the medieval quarter and the typical half-timbered houses date back to the times of Joan of Arc.
Large sea and commercial port, rebuilt by Auguste Perret after the Second World War, the city of Le Havre is classified in the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
In Caen, the Abbaye aux Dames, the Abbey of the Ladies, still testifies to the loves of William the Conqueror and Queen Matilde during the Hundred Years War, a story told by a famous tapestry, the Tapisserie de Bayeux.
Lower Normandy, deeply marked by the Second World War, invites you to a real military pilgrimage, especially during the Normandy D-Day Festival, with a visit to the Omaha Beach Memorial Museum.
Upper Normandy is instead the land of the Impressionists with Claude Monet where we recommend a visit to the Impressionists Museum, the Claude Monet Foundation and the Notre-Dame Cathedral of Rouen where the great painter painted about thirty paintings.
On Horseback in Normandy. What to eat
On the coasts of La Manche, the delicious Coquilles Saint-Jacques, oysters from Cotentin are caught from the sea.
In Dieppe you absolutely must taste the freshly caught and fried herring on the barbecue during the Fête du Hareng, the herring festival.
The crème – the cream – is the sauce par excellence of the Norman dishes, from escalope, the Norman escalope to the fried Norman mussels.
And now with the rural flavors: the Andouillette, the typical sausage from Vire, the Normandy butter, the cheeses of the Pays d’Auge (Camembert, Pont-l’Evêque or Neufchâtel), the tripe from Caen…
The overflowing orchards of apples give birth to other delicious proposals, from the Norman cake to cider and Calvados, secret of the famous Trou Normand rite (a glass of calvados to be thrown down in one breath during an important lunch, to help digestion) in different recipes.
For dessert, try the teurgoule, made with rice and cinnamon, and stop at the Chocolatrium or Normandie Caramels.
On Horseback in Normandy. Where to sleep
Throughout Normandy, we are sure, you will find the hotel that best meets your needs and those who travel with you.
On Horseback in… another proposal
After visiting Normandy on horseback, we suggest you visit Tuscany on Horseback, one of the most beautiful regions in Italy.
We are waiting for you.
We end with the invitation to discover on this page how you can have your horse, or your dog or your cat, painted in a plate of precious Italian majolica to have it always in front of your eyes.
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