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Best trails in Normandy

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Trying to find the best Normandy trails? AllTrails has 186 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Etretat, Rouen or Houppeville, we've got you covered. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 91 easy trails in Normandy ranging from 0.8 to 73 miles and from 3 to 921 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - GR21: Cliffs of Etretat
Etretat, Normandy, France
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
The natural arches, the crisp blue waters and the white cliffs make this walk a unique place. Follow the white pebble beach to admire these three natural arches. The cliff lacks balustrades, so this pShow more
#2 - Mont-Saint-Michel
Le Mont-Saint-Michel, Normandy, France
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 53 m
A spectacular site to see: a medieval monastery perched in the air on an island. Due to its extreme popularity, the Mont Michel car park has been moved away from the island. You can park on the groundShow more
#3 - Saint Valéry en Caux and Veule-les-Roses
Saint-Valery-en-Caux, Normandy, France
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Length: 13.5 mi • Est. 6 h 38 m
This walk starts from Saint Valéry en Caux, it follows all the way inland, before reaching Veules les Roses. Follow Les Veules to come back, then follow the plateau before reaching the seaside and bacShow more
#4 - Saint Adrien - Celloville Loop
Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy, France
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 11 m
Leaving the P2 car park near the Moulin Rose, follow the GR along the long coast that crosses the forest and brings you to the village of Saint Aubin Celloville. Continue on the plateau and descend toShow more
#5 - Etretat - Jumel Loop
Etretat, Normandy, France
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Length: 7.3 mi • Est. 3 h 48 m
A magnificent hike that takes you through the fields of Etretat to the cliffs from the lighthouse. Do not enter unauthorized areas due to rockfall etc. The hike ends in the village of Entretat. Here yShow more
#6 - Moutiers Gorge from Varengeville-sur-Mer
Varengeville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Departing from Manoir d'Ango, head for the coast to Parc des Moutiers, passing by the church of Varengeville sur Mer.Show more
#7 - GR21: from Etretat to Fecamp
Etretat, Normandy, France
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 4 h 42 m
The long-distance hiking trail 21 (also called GR21) is one of the many trails of the GR (Great French hike) which crosses the Pyrenees chain, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. TShow more
#8 - Côte de la Vierge and Cap Fagnet Loop
Fécamp, Normandy, France
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h
This hike will take you around the streets of Fécamp and the Côte de la Vierge, all between the quays and the Semaphore. By taking the height on the path, you will discover or re-discover the city froShow more
#9 - Bois de Saint-Gervais
Mont-Saint-Aignan, Normandy, France
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h 35 m
You can park near the golf course. Then pass the companions' house to descend to Notre Dame de Bondeville through the forest to the Longs Vallons. Return to the green forest by taking the Haut Bosc paShow more
#10 - Sainte-Croix-sur-Aizier Loop
Aizier, Normandy, France
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 5 h 15 m
Starting from the charming village of Aizier, this walk takes us to the national forest of Brotonne by following the GR23. It offers us some time travel in the Normandy countryside, following the old Show more
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