City of Art and History and City of the Sea, Boulogne-sur-Mer mixes Tradition, Heritage, History, Landscape, Gastronomy and Leisure to the delight of all.
Stroll through this city with its many treasures: the Upper Town and its walls, the Château-Museum, Notre-Dame Basilica, the pedestrian city centre, Dalton Square, the beach…
With its wealth of traditional "high end" shops and in particular its regional specialities in terms of gastronomy, the presence of major national retail brands, and plenty of nearby shops, Boulogne-sur-Mer offers a complete and diverse commercial choice.
City of the sea, Boulogne-sur-Mer invites you to discover its marine heritage, and continues its traditional events related to the maritime world. You can, for example, visit an authentic fisherman's house built in 1870 at the Maison de la Beurière, explore the marine environment in Nausicaa, the National Sea Centre, or discover the traditional festivals such as the fish or herring festival.
A City Of Art & History
The old town, surrounded by ramparts, takes you back, as you visit its monuments and walk the cobblestones of its narrow streets, to the 19th century. A walk around the ramparts and a visit to the Notre-Dame Basilica or Château-Museum is a must.
Visit the website of Boulogne-sur-Mer Tourist Office
Discovering the Region
Capital of the Opal Coast, Boulogne-sur-Mer is an ideal starting point to visit the region. Discover its many facets: nature, heritage, gastronomy, sports and recreation.
Sports & Leisure Activities
100 km of beaches, dunes and cliffs and numerous resorts are open all year round from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Berck-sur-Mer.
Wimereux, Hardelot, Le Touquet… They offer all kinds of cultural, sports, relaxation and Leisure activities.
Nature & Hiking
For nature lovers, inland, an environment that's great for relaxing stretches out before you. Green spaces where Walking, hiking and exploring nature are the order of the day.
The Valley of the Course, the 7 valleys region, Audomarois… They're all eagerly waiting for you
On the coast or inland, there's so much on offer for families.
Numerous recreational, cultural and sports activities are on offer for children and families.
Aqualud, water amusement park in Le Touquet, Bagatelle amusement park in Berck, Opalaventure: adventure course in the trees in Camiers and many others are all activities at your disposal to have fun whatever your age with family or friends.
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