Do you want to escape in the middle of nature near Granville?
Discover the forest of La Lucerne...
Halfway between Granville
, the forest of La Lucerne is a nice walk
to take during your stay in Normandy
at the Hôtel des Bains
A real green lung
, this forest is an invitation to let go
. With family, friends or couples, take advantage of this outing to fully recharge
your batteries and rediscover a certain serenity
in the heart of Normandy.
Find the hiking trail here!
One of the oldest Premonstratensian abbeys in Normandy
Your walk through the Lucerne Forest will give you the opportunity to discover a medieval monastery complex
dating from the 12th century. Walk along the Thar river
to reach the Lucerne Abbey.
Founded in 1143
by William the Conqueror
, it is a fine example of medieval pre-monstratensian architecture
and reconstruction work
has been undertaken since 1959 to preserve this abbey nestled in a green setting
in the hollow of the Thar valley
Listed as a Historic Monument since 1928
, the abbey is striking for the strength of its history
and the preserved authenticity
of its environment.