What's going on?
The tourist train runs along a 10km stretch of coast between Barneville-Carteret and Portbail. The journey takes around 40 minutes and all the information, timetable and fairs can be found on their website:
La Forge is on the route taken by operation Cobra and is in the perfect location to visit all the D-Day beaches and museums during this years Battle of Normandy 73rd anniversary.
This link has details of the various commemorative ceremonies for D-Day and Battle of Normandy 73rd anniversary: http://www.dday-overlord.com/en/normandy/commemorations/2017
This link is for the Programme of events: http://www.ot-baieducotentin.fr/…/Programme-D-Day-Festival-…
The return of Normandie Express is one of the first signs that spring has truly arrived. She will resume her three-hour sprints between Portsmouth and Cherbourg on 20 April 2017, offering the quickest crossing on the Western Channel.
La Forge is then just a 40 minute drive from Cherbourg which means you could leave Portsmouth and be at La Forge in less than 4 hours of travelling time!
Book now for the Whitson half term: Monday 29 May - Friday 2 June 2017.
With blue skies, warming sunshine and the spring colours beginning to bloom, now's a great time to get back to France.
Sail to France with Brittany Ferries from 138.00 return for up to 4 days and stay at La Forge for just 107.00 with our mid week mini break.
Just got back from a busy weekend at La Forge getting it ready for the holiday season.
Yes it rained, but relaxing at La Forge with a beer in front of the log burner after a days work was very satisfying.
Let us know if you would like to book a week or weekend at La Forge this year and we will do our best to fit you in.