Capital of Lower Normandy, Caen is ideally located between land and sea and owns an exceptional cultural and architectural heritage reflected in over a thousand years of history.
The renown city of William the Conqueror, is a promising destination with the Abbaye-aux-Hommes abbey, whose Saint-Etienne church is a wonderful example of The Romanesque art, the Abbaye-aux-Dames abbey founded by the queen Mathilde, the Saint-Pierre church, the Duke's castle which boasts numerous viewpoints of the city, and the many mansions, such as the Renaissance Escoville Residence.
You can also get to know Caen through its gastronomy in the many restaurants, bars and cafes situated in the lively shop-lined streets.
Its excellent situation will also allow you to practice water and sports activities and many cultural events take place all year long. Caen, a wonderful city to discover !