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Under the reign of Louis XIV, in 1662, the state purchased the Normandy property of Le Pin to establish a national stud farm.

The 1,200-hectare estate was designed by Le Nôtre and Mansart. The buildings were completed in 1730. The first royal stud, it is nicknamed the "Versailles of the horse."


The West

Enjoy the Atlantic coast, from La Rochelle harbor to Fort Boyard. the Breton coastline and medieval castles lead to Mont-Saint-Michel, before reaching the Normandy coasts along the miniature English channel.  The scenic landscapes feature distinctive cottages amid lush pastures, offering a splendid exploration of this distinguished region.


L' Ouest