Etretat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Etretat in Seine-Maritime

Visit Etretat: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: The town of Etretat is pretty, but it is the dramatic cliffs and coastal scenery here that attract the crowds

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Etretat. For detailed visitor information see the Etretat travel guide.

Etretat is situated in the Seine-Maritime department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 71 kilometres from Rouen, the department capital (general information: Etretat is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fecamp at 14 km and Le Havre at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etretat, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Etretat in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Seine-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Etretat

Markets in and near Etretat

Market days in Etretat: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Etretat: market Thursday (0km)
  • Gonneville-la-Mallet: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Goderville: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Fecamp: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montivilliers: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Romain-de-Colbosc: market Saturday (22km)
  • Harfleur: market Sunday (23km)
  • Bolbec: market Monday (24km)
  • Le Havre: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (25km)
  • Lillebonne: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Etretat, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Etretat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Etretat.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'art et d'essais (28km)
  • Parc de Galleville (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Falaises d'Etretat (0km)
  • Cote d'Alabatre (13km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etretat

Canton: Criquetot-l'Esneval

Arrondissement: Havre

Department: Seine-Maritime

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 76790

Distance to Etretat

from Rouen (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 181 km

from Nice: 857 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

Etretat is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car, with Le Havre and Dieppe on the coast here being very convenient. For driving distances to Etretat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurepaire, Benouville, Bordeaux-Saint-Clair, Cuverville, La Poterie-Cap-d'Antifer, Le Tilleul, Les Loges, Pierrefiques, Sainte-Marie-Au-Bosc, Vattetot-sur-Mer and Villainville.

This page in French: Visiter Etretat