< Exploring Northeast France
Le Nord and Picardy
Magnificent Nausicaá brings year-round interest to the Côte d’Opale, where a rugged line of cliffs, sand beaches and marshy bays face the Channel. Lille, Arras and Amiens display the prosperity of medieval times, and the Somme reveals memories of World War I. The grand Château at Chantilly and Parc Astérix provide two more attractions.
The central atrium of the impressive and engaging sealife centre, Nausicaá