Discover Calvados is also discover many sports and leisure and a wonderful gastronomy ...
Between thalassos and casinos, Calvados recommends its relaxing menu. Here, 12 marinas and as many golf courses, 4,000 km of trails to learn or improve in many disciplines. Draw edges; face spots; paddling as a trapper ... 120 km of coastline, rivers and lakes are available for boating, wind sports, sliding or whitewater and the practice of all water activities.
the dawn of time, Calvados is the land of horse par excellence. The sea, the fertile land, the green pastures from spring to winter make Calvados a true breeding ground: here we find the largest concentration of stud farms per hectare (about 1 every 4 km²).
the draft horse, the trotter horse show, whether anonymous or champions, all flow here happy days in the fields of apple trees that serve as paddocks
The gourmet Calvados:
Cider, pommeau, calvados ... discover the secrets of making these delicious beverages ... Calvados sea side, it is a coastline of 120 km which shelters many ports. The fish markets and markets are full of fish (sole, plaice, whiting ...) and seafood (shrimp, crab, lobster ...).
Land-side Calvados are green meadows, apple trees and cows. Its agricultural vocation allows its inhabitants to benefit from the best dairy products: butter, cream and cheese. But also to appreciate good meat and famous delicatessen specialties: the Andouille de Vire and the tripe in the fashion of Caen.
Dessert side: Asnelles shortbreads, Teurgoule and traditional apple pie. Of course, all these treasures are accompanied by the inevitable: cider, pommeau, calvados! The cider route will allow you to know this drink so much appreciated by the Normans. Many Norman farms will make you appreciate the cream and our famous creamy cheeses including Livarot, Pont-l'Évêque and Camembert. Our region will make you discover our crustaceans that you can fish or buy in the harbors and enjoy them, scallops and oysters of the Cotentin.
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