Lower Normandy

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
Mont Saint-Michel is a small UNESCO World Heritage site located on an island just off the coast near Avranches in the region of Lower Normandy in northern France.
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Calvados, Lower Normandy.
Bayeux is a small town in northern France within the region of Lower Normandy.
Caen is the capital of Lower Normandy and of Calvados département in northern France and has a population of 115,000.
Cherbourg is a port town at the north end of the Cotentin Peninsula in Normandy, France.
Falaise is a town on the Ante River in the French region of Lower Normandy, south of the regional center Caen.
Deauville is a fashionable seaside resort in the Calvados département of the region of Lower Normandy in France.
Sallenelles is a village in Calvados départment of Lower Normandy, France.
Granville is a port town on the Cotentin Peninsula in Normandy.
Carpiquet is a village a bit west of Caen in Normandy; the Caen airport is just outside it.
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