- Certainly one of the most charming town in the region with a
beach and wide views of the cliffs. Walks along "le Veule", the
smallest river in France.
Visit the 12th Century church, the watercress pond, and visit le Relais des
Artistes, a great shop run by friends Serge and
sur Mer - Visit
by all means le
Bois des Moutiers.
was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, and the gardens and park by
Miss Gertrude Jekyll.
The park has an
extensive collection of rare trees and shrubs in a series of valleys
running down to the sea. Varengville is also famous for its
church, with its stained-glass windows by Georges Braque. Claude Monet
painted extensively here.
Saint-Valery-en-Caux - Another beach resort
with a Casino
and many great pubs and restaurants. There's a large port and don't
miss the Maison
Henry IV as there's always a special art exhibition.
Dieppe - The
ferry boats sail all year round from Dieppe to New Haven, a leisurely
four hour crossing. The Castle
has a number of collections : seascapes, ivories carved by local
craftsmen as far back as the XVIth century, paintings by Boudin,
Lebourg and Pissaro, prints by Braque. Take a walk along the seaside,
or see the shops along le Grand Rue
- Capitol of Haute Normandie, visit the historic city center and the
many museums, stand where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake.
: Beach resort in a stunning setting of cliffs carved by the sea. Great
shopping, only a short drive from La Chapelle sur Dun.
- See the Benedictine Palace and the
distillery where the famous liqueur is made.
Le Havre - France's
second port, it was founded in 1517 by Renaissance king
François Ist. It is located at the mouth of the Seine river
on the Channel. Visit the Musée
Malraux, the second largest collection of Impressionist art
Honfleur - Fishing and sailing port, dear to
the Impressionists, don't forget your camera and carry extra film or
detailed overview of the region with english translations please visit
these sites, http://www.normandie-tourisme.org/
Veules les Roses
- The beach at
"Veules" has just about everything, and is great for swimming
for long walks. It has a pier that juts out into the ocean from where
you can take photos of the cliffs. There is a recreational area and
swimming pool for
the kids, a snack bar nearby, and lots of other amusements to keep them
occupied. Sunsets at Veules are spectacular.
St. Aubin Sur Mer - By bycicle you can reach the beach at
St. Aubin sur Mer
from Le Bel Event
in 15 minutes. There's plenty of parking, games for the kids, and a
long walkway that covers the whole seafront. At low tide the beach
stretches far out into the sea.
St. Valery en Caux
great beach with a lighthouse at the end of the port. Have a drink on
the terrase at the Casino. There's a pool for children and
also. The views of the cliffs are excellent. There are many pubs and
restaurants in town.
Club of Dieppe
Clients of Le Belevent can recieve a 20% discount here. http://www.golf-dieppe.com/
d'Etretat - http://www.golfetretat.com/
Golf de Champ de Bataille
Golf de Saint Saens
Golf de Deauville Saint
Gatien - http://www.golfdeauvillesaintgatien.com/
The tennis court at Le Bel Event is open to all clients free of charge.
It was installed in 1994 and is in excellent condition. I has a "quick"
surface that dries in about a half hour after the rain stops. The
court is surrounded by pine trees on the north that cut down the wind
considerably. There is also a basketball hoop. We can supply some
raquets and balls, but it may be preferable to bring your own.
are numerous trails in and
around La Chapelle sur Dun for hiking or for just a leisurely stroll.
Please click on the following map to get a better view.
Hiking trails around
La Chapelle sur Dun