Lower Normandy

Lower Normandy comprises the western half of in northern . Administratively, the region was divided into three departments whose borders are shown on the map: Manche on the west, Calvados east of that along the coast, and Orne inland on the south side.

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is a small UNESCO World Heritage site located on an island just off the coast near in the region of in northern .

is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in , .

is a small town in northern within .

is a city in on the River Sarthe.


is the capital of the Calvados department in northern .

Cherbourg is a port town at the north end of the in , .

is a town on the Ante River in the region of , south of the regional center .

is a fashionable seaside resort in the département of the region of in .

is a village in départment of , .

is a town on the coast in the south-west corner of , at the base of the . is quite nearby.

is a town and commune in . By train on the - and Paris-Trouville/ main lines.

is on the coast of at the eastern end of the area of the D-Day beaches.

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Other Names for Lower Normandy

French: Basse-Normandie, German: Basse-Normandie, Italian: Bassa Normandia, Portuguese: Baixa Normandia, Spanish: Baja Normandía
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