It is in France and more particularly in Seine-Maritime that you are going to be able to spend pleasant vacations by taking a rental in a gite. Located a few kilometers from the sea or close to the countryside, you will enjoy many activities such as going to fishing, going kayaking, hiking on foot, bike or horse. It will be pleasant to stroll along small country roads as well. Then set out to discover beautiful villages, typical farms and their farmhouses courtyards.
Scapes that had inspired Guy de Maupassant himself: “The farm is vast, an old building in an apple tree courtyard, surrounded by four rows of beech trees that battle all year against wind and sea”.
The country of bray
Near your rental, in the country of bray, climb the Saint-Amador hill, located in a protected natural site with a stunning view. Leave your gite to walk through the undergrowth and forest of Brotonne and maybe meet a weasel or even a deer. Then finish with a stopover in Mesnières-en-Bray, a small and friendly village. Also worth seeing is the nature parkl of the loops of the Seine-Maritime and the richness of its wetlands with 80 hectares of marshes. This extraordinary preserved site reveals a lush nature. Trails to walk where you will meet storks, horses and cows. Ideal for a successful holiday
Le pays de caux
If you have taken a rental in a gite a few km from etretat make a trip to the beaches and its sublime chalk cliffs, bathed by the waters of the English Channel. A setting that inspired the painter Claude Monet. Famous in France and all over the world, it is a spectacular place to capture fabulous pictures and keep in memory wonderful moments. Perfect for a breath of fresh sea air. Inland, the Pays de Caux, also called Land of the Lords, is an authentic place. It hides exceptional castles, manors, houses with flint facades and thatch covering the roofs. It is also a very dynamic region, with its agricultural fairs, casinos and bathing establishments.
You will certainly feel a little peckish during your escapades before returning to your gite. Why not take a moment and indulge in the local products. For gourmets, try seafood like scallops on the Côte d’Albâtre, and for foodies in the Pays de Bray et de Caux you’ll enjoy apples and cider. Of course, beef, foie gras, game or vegetable crops are also part of the gastronomy to be tasted in the surroundings. So many tasty dishes that you will have the opportunity to enjoy.
Regions of France and gite rental closer to nature
In France, the department of Seine-Maritime is an exceptional place to spend a vacation. To be in the heart of these enchanting landscapes, renting a gite will allow you to perceive all the charm. Young and old will appreciate every moment and will keep unforgettable memories.