Destination guide

Travel to rustic Upper Normandy

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Upper Normandy. Renowned for its yoga, rowing and cheese shops, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Upper Normandy

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Upper Normandy a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rouen Espace Karting (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Rouen Mont-Saint-Aignan Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Caresse de Tigre (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • S2PL Saint Pierre Paintball Loisirs (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Lery-Poses Golf (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Biotropica Zoological Conservatory (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Normandy

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Upper Normandy is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roumare Forest (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Square Verdrel (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois-Guilbert (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Jardin du Mesnil (22 mi / 35.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Upper Normandy

The nearest airport is in Rouen (URO-Rouen - Seine Valley), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Deauville (DOL-Normandie), which is 37 mi (59.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Charles de Gaulle Tram Station, Saint Julien Tram Station and Place du 8-Mai Tram Station are the main stations that serve the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Honoré de Balzac Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Upper Normandy?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 3,615 vacation rentals near Upper Normandy. From 1,367 Houses to 104 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Upper Normandy for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Upper Normandy?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upper Normandy. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Île-de-France: 7,122 vacation rentals
  • Loire Valley: 2,939 vacation rentals
  • Versailles: 3,587 vacation rentals
  • Giverny: 90 vacation rentals
  • Honfleur: 1,437 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Upper Normandy! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Upper Normandy?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upper Normandy:

  • Versailles: 3,587 rentals
  • Giverny: 90 rentals
  • Honfleur: 1,437 rentals
  • Rouen: 242 rentals
  • Le Havre: 1,336 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Upper Normandy?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Upper Normandy are:

  • Dieppe (DPE-Saint-Aubin): 650 vacation rentals
  • Chartres (QTJ-Champhol): 89 vacation rentals
  • Octeville Airport (LEH): 2,244 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Upper Normandy?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Upper Normandy. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Claude Monet's Garden: 188 rentals
  • Deauville Beach: 2,744 rentals
  • Chartres Cathedral: 84 rentals
  • Museum of Natural History: 2,576 rentals
  • Etretat Beach: 441 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upper Normandy listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Upper Normandy

Versailles
3,587 vacation rentals
Giverny
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Chartres
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Étretat
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350 vacation rentals
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Fécamp
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Vernon
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Veules-les-Roses
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Lisieux
183 vacation rentals