Urville-Nacqueville beach

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The wide sandy beach of Urville-Nacqueville, the closest beach to Cherbourg, has been a resort since the early 1900s.

On the beach at Urville-Nacqueville, there are lots of opportunities to take part in water sports notably with ASSUN Voile, which offers numerous year-round activities: sailing, windsurfing, sea kayaking, skimboarding, Surfing, speed-sailing, sea trips, old rigging, sailboat and motor boat rental.

In July and August the nautical station on Urville-Nacqueville beach runs the "Point Plage" programme with equipment rental for kayaking, catamaran sailing, funboards, bicycles, skimboards and other great fun gear...

The Océalis swimming complex at Beaumont-Hague also offers all-summer swimming lessons and aqua-gym sessions called "Nagez Grandeur Nature" which takes place on the on the beach at Urville-Nacqueville.

Urville-Nacqueville beach is monitored by MNS (the lifeguard service) based at the lifeboat Station (National Sea Rescue) in July and August.


Watch the webcam at Urville-Nacqueville