Lower Normandy is a region of northern France and comprises the lower, western half of the historical Normandy. Administratively, the region is divided into three departments whose borders are shown on the map: Manche on the west, Calvados east of that along the coast, and Orne inland on the south side.
Popular destinations: Mont Saint-Michel, Honfleur and Bayeux
Granville is a port town on the Cotentin Peninsula in Normandy. There are roads from the regional center Cherbourg a few miles north and from the provincial capital Caen, somewhat further away to the east.