Boulogne sur Mer is a city which has been awarded the title “City of Art and History” and offers numerous fascinating places to visit. Its tumultuous history is reflected in the many places to visit in the area.
To help you organise your outing with friends or your family, we can suggest a complete list of activities to be enjoyed here. Among these you can find something which will appeal to all age groups and fans of sport, culture or history.
Great places to eat out or to enjoy a drink, an exciting programme of shows and concerts, nightlife suggestions: you will find all the information you need to plan an enjoyable stay.
Discover what Boulogne sur Mer has to offer for eating out, in its extensive range of Restaurants and Brasseries. Enjoy tasty local specialities and look out for typical local markets.
Where to stay ?
Make your choice from the wide range of Hotels, Guest Houses, Self-catering apartments, Camp sites and Youth Hostels. You can be assured of finding the right answer, thanks to the quality certification labels provided by the various tourism organisations.
In this section you will find all the information you need to plan your itinerary. Whether you are travelling by car, bus, boat, bus, taxi or by bicycle, all modes of transport are taken into consideration. Full details of providers can be found including telephone numbers, timetables and much more.
To help you prepare your visit, choose among the following sub-chapters from this page: Weather and tides, Commercial services, Around the wider area.
You can also find useful links here to other helpful websites.
Nausicaá, located in Boulogne sur Mer, along the beach, is more than just an aquarium: it is the largest European site dedicated to the discovery and awareness for the protection of the marine world.
With more than 58 000 animals, Nausicaá offers you to go for a 4h30 visit to meet dozens of different species of shark, to marvel at the majestic rays or the beauties of the tropical lagoon, to attend the medical training of the lions and many more experiences!
Nausicaá promises you an unforgettable trip in the heart of the ocean!
NEW FROM MAY 19, 2018
Prepare to face the immensity of the big blue by discovering the new course "Voyage en Haute Mer": a unique experience around the largest aquarium in Europe of 16 000 m3!
Experience the spectacle of the life-size High Seas in front of a bay 20 meters wide and 5 meters high and dive closer to hammerhead sharks and manta rays in an underwater tunnel 18 meters long!
In Nausicaá live interactive experiences that will take your breath away and change your vision of the ocean forever!
Open all year *
* Period of closing of the Center, to consult on www.nausicaa.fr
Phone: +33 (0)3 21 30 99 99
Fax: +33 (0)3 21 30 93 94