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Falaise d'Etretat

Etretat, France
+33 2 31 64 00 93
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Mother Nature knows her stuff

Etretat is really great for fans of cliffs and extreme rock formations. High cliffs can be admired... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sir_meeshoo
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Gdynia, Poland
Stunning !

Worth a visit. Wear suitable shoes as pathways are not flat. Steep hill but well worth the effort... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
StephenCr0ss
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Dublin, Ireland
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“the cliff” (53 reviews)
“both sides” (23 reviews)
“white cliffs” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Etretat, France
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+33 2 31 64 00 93
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Etretat is really great for fans of cliffs and extreme rock formations. High cliffs can be admired on both sides of the settlement. Moreover, the approach is relatively simple and safe - of course, it's always a good idea to pick decent shoes and keep...More

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit. Wear suitable shoes as pathways are not flat. Steep hill but well worth the effort . Stunning views.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been thinking of coming to this place for a very long time. So visit was long due. Beautiful locale with some fresh air and refreshing view as far as the eye can see. It is the perfect place to be on a sunny...More

Thank bcool93
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely worth the stop. We booked in at the Hotel Falaise which is right in the center of the town. The views are spectacular. You could probably hike up both sides in a day, but we split it up over two days to take in...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We basically drove one hour just for the view and it was worth it. I took some really nice pictures. We want there in April and be prepared for some strong and cold winds. Not sure if it gets better in summertime.

Thank Leo K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We arrived at Etretat at about 11 a.m. on a lovely sunny day in May 2017. Etretat is a lovely seaside town extremely popular for day visits. The town is renowned for its white cliffs and three natural rock arches, including a rock structure across...More

1  Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to come to beautiful Etretat by our b&b and we were not disappointed. You approach the beach via the lovely little town with its pretty timbered buildings. Then standing on the little promenade overlooking the beach see the wonderful towering cliffs, the...More

Thank 87wendywoo
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Etretat is a small seaside town with a shingle beach situated between stunning coastal cliffs. The scenery is spectacular. You can enjoy it from the beachfront in the town, or go on one of the walks along the clifftop.

Thank annie_boutland
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must stop in visiting Normandy. We came from Giverny through a beautiful way, full of nice villages and green hills and mountains. We didn't plan well enough to allow at least 5-6 hours for Etretat. The clifs are remarkable.

Thank elimor10
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Just incredible. A must see. This is hands down one of the most beautiful places on earth and I would highly recommend it to anyone. The hike to the top is not too bad. I carried a toddler on my shoulders the whole way and...More

Thank Dru D
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elimor10
22 February 2017|
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Response from Jeanette G | Reviewed this property |
Enjoy your trip 😀
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Tanvi L
23 November 2016|
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Response from Alice H | Reviewed this property |
The view is free. If you drive up to view it from the church overlook, parking is free. If you view it from the beach, there is free visitor's parking at the beach as well.
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Melissa M
8 June 2016|
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Response from H M | Reviewed this property |
Hello Melissa, No need to book for a tour or anything, just find a way to be there and that's it. It's a very small village/city/ suburb (don't know exactly what to call it. other than the Falaises, it's only couple of... More
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