Barfleur trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Barfleur

Trip Planner Europe  /  France  /  Normandy  /  Basse-Normandie  /  Manche  /  Barfleur
Barfleur is a commune in the Manche department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. It is twinned with Lyme Regis in the United Kingdom.HistoryMiddle AgesIn the Middle Ages Barfleur was one of the chief ports of embarkation for England. 1066 - A large medallion fixed to a rock in the harbour marks the Norman departure from Barfleur before the Battle of Hastings.1120 - The White Ship, carrying Prince William, only legitimate son of Henry I of England, went down outside the harbour, setting the stage for the period of civil war in England known as the Anarchy.1194 - Richard I of England departed from Barfleur on return to England following his captivity by Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor.Later1692 - Battles of Barfleur and La Hogue
Use our world travel planner: Barfleur and all its delights await.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Barfleur

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Barfleur

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Manche

11 days in Bastogne & Normandy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy & France BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Bordeaux & Normandy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Mont-Saint-Michel BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Mont-Saint-Michel BY A USER FROM THAILAND November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Normandy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Basse-Normandie BY A USER FROM FRANCE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Italy, France & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Cascais & Cherbourg-Octeville BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Normandy BY A USER FROM ISRAEL November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans