Is it a boat? Is it a bus? No, it’s the Tatihou ferry!

Tatihou’s amphibian ferry, off and on water (below)

It is not a boat but an amphibious vehicle that serves as the ferry for the island of Tatihou, off the coast of Normandy.

Tatihou II has wheels, which allow it to cross the two kilometres of causeway, through oyster beds, linking it to the mainland at low tide. At high tide, it floats over, taking a shorter 1km route.

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