Nicknamed the Queen of beaches, Trouville-sur-Mer is the oldest seaside resort in Normandy. Its large beach of fine sand extends over 1200 metres and combines leisure, tranquillity and history.
A diversity that allows everyone to meet and escape in a friendly and warm atmosphere.
Charles Mozin, a young Parisian painter, discovered Trouville-sur-Mer and its beautiful beach in 1825. Made famous thanks to him, the resort attracts a crowd of tourists and artists every year.
A HISTORICAL PLACE Charles Mozin, a young Parisian painter, discovered Trouville and its beautiful beach in XNUMX. Made famous thanks to him, every year the resort now attracts a crowd of tourists, as well as artists. Bordered by magnificent villas built between XNUMX and XNUMX, Trouville beach is a place rich in history and architecture.
The boardwalk was built in XNUMX. Still intact today, it invites you to take a stroll and offers you a nice walk by the sea.
Imagine you and a loved one walking hand in hand along the boardwalk where so may artists have trod and admiring the villas - each with its own style.
From Neo-Norman to Neo-Moorish and Neo-Persian, through Neo-Classical, Neo-Louis XIII and Neo-Italian, they represent the architectural eclecticism of the XNUMXth century. At that time, people were inspired by the architectural styles they encountered on their travels and adapted them to suit their own taste. This gives these large residences a unique character and is what endows them with all their charm.
On the boardwalk, all your senses are awakened. You walk to the sound of the waves and breathe in the sea air. You feel the sea breeze caressing your arms and your eyes marvel at the superb villas.
THE BEACH OF TROUVILLE-SUR-MER, A PARADISE OF LEISURE
Whether you enjoy lazing about or are more active, the beach at Trouville-sur-Mer has what you need!
You can borrow a book from the chalet on the beach and then rent deckchairs and parasols to sunbathe with your feet in the sand. Lie down and let yourself be rocked by the sound of the waves for a moment of relaxation and escape.
But there are also many options for those who need to move and exercise. From water-based activities to beach sports, including clubs and facilities for children, the variety available on the Queen of beaches can also be seen in the wide range of leisure activities on offer.
It is the calm and serenity mixed with this buzz of activities which gives Trouville its identity. And that's what gives its large beach a vibrant, family atmosphere.