The department includes the Cotentin Peninsula and the islands of Chausey. It is part of the region of Basse-Normandie and is surrounded on three sides by the English Channel and on the other by the departments of Calvados, Orne, Mayenne, and Ille-et-Vilaine.
Attractions in Manche
Walk over its 355 km of seaside with many beaches, harbors and cliffs, dotted with quaint fishing villages. Wander along hiking paths in the gently roaming landscapes. Enjoy the many festivals, small markets and fairs all throughout the year.