Want a taste of nautical sports ? Next to the marina reception, the nautical base Albert Livory houses the sailing school, and the sea rowing and sailing clubs. There are initiation courses all year round. Beginner’s courses for 6-year-olds and over, private lessons, excursions for disabled people, family excursions, boat rental etc.; sailing activities are open to all.
Contact the nautical base :
Place Napoléon, Cherbourg-Octeville
Tel. 02 33 94 99 00
link to the website http://www.ev-cherbourg.info
Various nautical clubs (Cherbourg Yacht club, Cercle nautique cherbourgeois, association of Cherbourg amateur fishermen, Cherbourg mariners' club) are also available to share your passion for nautical sports. Link to the marina’s contact list.
Rowing, kayaking, catamarans, water-skiing, sailing, fun boards, sand-yachting, diving, kite surfing, gliding, micro-lighting: the nautical centre of the Cherbourg-Cotentin tourist office offers a wide variety of nautical activities.
The nautical centre also offers all-inclusive holidays combining nautical activities, tourism, accommodation, transport etc.
Rue du Diablotin, Cherbourg-Octeville
Tél. 00 33 2 33 78 19 29
A new exhibit dedicated to the Titanic will open in April 2012 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the last stopover of the Titanic in Cherbourg.