Exploring Caen private guide
Driving from le Havre to Caen, about one hour driving.
Visit of the famous Mémorial, built on the top of a hill where the the german headquarters were located. Inaugurated in 1988, dedicated to the history of th 20th
Century. The museum is an extraordinary presentation of the conséquences of the first world war, the political and economical problems in The USA and in Europe as well as in China and in Japan.
Every room is devoted to a different theme: the dark years of the occupation in France, the french resistance, the concentration camps and the global war up to the landing in Normandy.
Included in the visit a 20 minutes movie about the landing in Normandy.
After the visit , a nice lunch in a typical norman restaurant located in the old part of the town which was not bombed in 1944; after lunch sightseeing tour of the highlights of Caen.
Driving back to Le Havre at your ship
From le Havre to Caen;
visit of the Mémorial and sightseeing tour of the city
Back to your ship in Le Havre
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At your ship in Rouen
End location: At your ship in Rouen
Duration: 8 hours
Our own 6 seats airconditioned Mazda car which can accomodate 4 passengers and both of us .
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 euros - entrance fee in the Mémorial and your lunch.
You can pay with your credit card
I don't drive when I guide but my husband is the professional driver and we have Mazda car which accomodate 4 passengers and both of us. Or you may hire your own car.
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