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Cap Blanc Nez

Cap Blanc Nez, Wissant, France
+33 3 21 21 62 22
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Fabulous views and great place for a picnic

This is a great place to stop on the Opal Coast. Plenty of free parking with fabulous views over... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Headcorn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Long hike on veeeery wide beach

The beach between the two caps is very wide. Extraordinary views on the French cliffs, and on a... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Filip N
Keerbergen, Belgium
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Cap Blanc Nez, Wissant, France
+33 3 21 21 62 22

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to stop on the Opal Coast. Plenty of free parking with fabulous views over Calais and the nearby town of Escalles. We had our lunch here in the car overlooking the port, by far one of the best views I’ve...More

Thank phillipsrobert5
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The beach between the two caps is very wide. Extraordinary views on the French cliffs, and on a clear day on can see the cliffs of England.

Thank Filip N
Reviewed 21 September 2017

If possible pick a bright morning with breeze to banish any haze because you go for the breathtaking view over La Manche to see the White Cliffs. A short walk up from the car park leads to the monument which itself has had an eventful...More

Thank NR16
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Worth coming on a sunny day to see white cliffs. Some interesting war outposts as well. A nice stop before the Chunnel

Thank SingVoyager71
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Take your hiking boots and park at the foot of the hill. From there you can climb up the hill to Cap Blanc Nez. The view is amazing and on a clear day it is as if you can touch the white cliffs of Dover,...More

Thank ndinokuda
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A very enjoyable walk (shorter that it looked from the car park) up to the point, and to the war memorial. Lovely views over the sea, but also over the farmland on the stroll back down to the car. Plenty of parking; no toilet facilities.

Thank Stacia S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Great attraction for a sunny day. Short trail to platforms overlooking the sea. From there it is likely visitors will see the white cliffs of England in the distance. Nice view from the beach as well.

Thank stism
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Even though we had cloudy weather we were able to see the coast of the UK. This area is very beautiful and impressive!

Thank Frederik M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time in this very sandy beach. There are wold war 2 pill boxes along the beach and an oblisque up on thr hill to ww1 tribute. Lots of relaxing and Sun bathing

Thank Clive M
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go to for some really nice views and good history information. We were here pretty late an afternoon and it was not su much people. Much better then!

Thank Patrik W
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1 September 2017|
Response from Yvan820 | Reviewed this property |
Some aras you can go others are prohibited. If you want to be sure take contact eventualy by mail with the office of tourisme there...
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24 February 2016|
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Response from LilyLighthouse | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I would definitely give it a try. We have already used BBQ around Le Tréport.