Toddlers first!!

TODDLERS FIRST!

TOP 10 OF THE MOST ATTRACTIVE CHILD-FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES near your gite in Normandy at Le Manoir de La Pataudière


You have discovered the attractions of your cottage specialized in family holiday in Lower Normandy with babies and children, its barn converted into a huge indoor play area and a large outside playground.

During your holiday in Normandy, go for something new and exciting for the pleasure of everybody!

These activities have been selected with special attention paid to toddlers and will delight the entire family: fun and amazing experiences! Your kids will keep unforgettable memories of their stay in Normandy.

Festyland http://festyland.com/english/discover-festyland/

The largest theme park in Normandy with games and attractions on themes of the Norman history: Vikings, Belle Epoque, Pirates and Knights. There are rides dedicated to children under 5.

Miniature railway at Clécy www.chemin-fer-miniature-clecy.com

One of the largest model railway in Europe with sound and lighting effects.

Zoos

Jurques Zoo https://www.zoodejurques.fr/en/

600 animals from all over the planet in a wooden park of 15ha : penguins, lions, panthers, red pandas from China… and many species of monkeys and birds. The only zoo in Normandy to submit white lions.

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Cerza Zoological Park http://en.cerza.com

More than 1000 animals in semi-freedom on 60 hectares. There are two circuits, a safari train for an all inclusive tour around the park, a tropical greenhouse, a mini farm, a kangaroo contact area… Enjoy your day to the full !

Castle of William The Conqueror Falaise www.chateau-guillaume-leconquerant.fr/index_uk.php

An introduction to History in the footsteps of William the Conqueror to dream of Knights and princesses!

Aquatic Centre Falaise www.ca-formeo.fr/

5 spaces with a leisure pool with a toddler activities and a paddling pool for the little ones.

 

Girafou www.girafou.com

Indoor leisure area with giant bouncy castles for children from 2 to 12 years. 1300 m² of indoor games (slides, tunnels, karting track…) for a big hit !

Naturospace Equatorial  Honfleur http://www.naturospace.com/web/index_uk.php

The “Paradis tropical” offers an amazing journey through an Amazonian ecosystem where colorful birds and  ahundred species of butterflies from all over the world fly in total freedom.

Beaches Côte de Nacre and Côte Fleurie http://www.calvados-tourisme.co.uk/en/discover/the-coast.php

75 miles of beaches with family resorts (Cabourg and Merville-Franceville), which offer a variety of family friendly activities for all ages, including sailing, kite surfing, tennis, karting…

Lake of Rabodanges http://www.office-tourisme-putanges.com/decouvrir/lac_gb.html

Cruise on the river, adventure playground with inflatable games, baby-skiing from the age of 3…

Forest of Grimboscq www.calvados-tourisme.co.uk/diffusio/en/discover/natural-areas-and-parks…

A 475 hectares forest with hiking trails, animal park, arboretum and botanical trail, picnic areas: a magical excursion at any season!