La Pointe de Brévands

Manche  >  France

The point of Brévands offers a superb panorama on the bay of Veys with a rural environment and an end of the world feel.

Added* by Mauger Julie
Most recent update 16 November 2020


La Pointe de Brévands is an excellent spot for observing sea birds and mudflats. Choose the right time to visit according to the tides to fully enjoy it. There is also of a large colony of seals present. La Pointe de Brévands is a passage area in the migration corridor of many bird species. The polders are also very rich with in winter often the presence of Short-eared Owl.


Français: La point de Brévands offre un superbe panorama sur la baie des Veys avec un environnement rural et de bout du monde. Spot excellent pour observer les oiseaux de mer et de vasiére, bien choisir son moment de visite en fonction de la marée pour en profiter pleinement / présence d'une grosse colonie de phoques/veaux marins / Zone de passe dans le couloir de migration de nombreuses espéces / les polders sont aussi riches avec la présence de l'hibou des marais en hivernage.



At the end of the road there is a parking lot otherwise near the dike when arriving there are parking spaces.


Français: Au bout de la route il y a un parking sinon auprés de la digue en arrivant il y a des places de stationnements.

Terrain and Habitat

Sea , Beach , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

Winter , Spring , Autumn

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Autumn migration , Winter , Autumn


Narrow trail , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


Extra info

Avoid weekends in the hunting season.


Français: Eviter les weekends de périodes de chasse/ présente de gabions/hutons.


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