Cap Blanc-Nez is a popular attraction in Calais, a walkable area known for being family-friendly and inexpensive. There are many convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops here. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the sea and beaches. Cap Blanc-Nez is a good place to start before exploring the greater Sangatte area. Book your hotel and get ready for some sightseeing.
More to see near Cap Blanc-Nez
In addition to Cap Blanc-Nez, there's plenty more to see and do in Sangatte. Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities.
Soak up some sun at Calais Beach. You can spend a leisurely day outdoors at Cap Blanc-Nez or Cap Gris-Nez. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Calais Port, Calais Ferry Terminal, and Wimereux Golf.
Sights like Musee des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle, Gravelines Museum of Drawing and Printmaking, and Chateau Musee offer insight into the local culture. Les Six Bourgeois, Calais Hotel de Ville, and Eglise Notre Dame are some local landmarks.
Nausicaa provides enjoyment for the whole family. Don't pass up a chance to see Calais Lighthouse, Colonne de la Grande Armee, and Gravelines Arsenal. You can also check out Gravelines Belfry and Basilique Notre-Dame.
Getting to Cap Blanc-Nez
Arrive at the Lille (LIL-Lesquin) airport, and then travel 64 miles (103 km) to Calais to see Cap Blanc-Nez. The ferry will drop you at the local port if traveling by water.