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Coutances is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in northwestern France. It is a sub-prefecture of the department. It was the residence of the counts of Coutances until the French Revolution. Its inhabitants are called Coutançais.
Coutances has a temperate oceanic climate, with mild summers and cool winters. The average annual temperature is 10.5 °C (51 °F). The average temperature in July is 18.3 °C (65 °F) and the average temperature in January is 3.7 °C (39 °F). The average annual precipitation is 811 mm (32 in).
The main attraction in Coutances is its 12th century Gothic cathedral, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Other attractions include the Musée de la Coutellerie, the Musée de la Mer, the Château de Bricquebec, the Jardin des Plantes, the Musée des Beaux-Arts and the Musée de l'École de Coutances.
There are many activities to enjoy in Coutances, such as exploring the city's many historic monuments, taking a boat trip on the nearby Bay of Mont Saint-Michel, visiting the local markets, and taking part in outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and horse riding.
There are a variety of accommodation options in Coutances, from hotels and guesthouses to campsites and holiday homes. For those looking for a more luxurious stay, there are also a number of luxury villas and apartments available.
The best way to travel to or around Coutances is by car. There are a number of car rental companies in the city, such as Avis, Europcar, and Hertz, so you can easily rent a car and explore the city and its surroundings at your own pace.
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