3 Day tour in Normandy

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Tour Number

Activity Level

306473


Categories

City, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I do not recommend the visit of the D-Day sites for under 8 year old as some facts about WWII are difficult to be understood by the very young ones

Friendly: Yes.
Some monuments are not disable friendly. Especially the Mont Saint Michel has over 300 steps to reach the top and there are no other way to go on the top. As for the D-Day sites they are all disabled friendly due to the visit of the veterans

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

Discover the beauty and the treasures of Normandy


IMPORTANT!
This is the price for 2020, if you want to book for 2019 please contact me.
This tour is for customers with time to discover a big part of Normandy.
In 3 days you can visit the D-Day, sites medieval sites and sea side resort sites in Normandy.
The three days are at your connivence, you choose and I adapte the tour at your wishes.
Some other sites than the famous D-Day sites include: the Mont Saint Michel, Bayeux cathedral, Bayeux Tapestry, Men's abbey in Caen where Wilhelm the Conqueror is still buried, Rouen 'where Joanne d'arc was burned alive), Etretat with it's beautiful cliff, Monet's Garden in Givenry and many other interesting sites, like tasting Calvados(apple brandy) and/or Camembert (famous soft cheese).
So you see there is plenty to discover in three day and it's up to you to choose.

Itinerary

Here are a choice of sites:
D-Day sites:
Utah Beach (US), Saint Mère Eglise (US paratrooper sites), La pointe du Hoc (US ranger memorial site), Omaha Beach (US), Omaha Beach military cemetery, La Cambe cemetery (German cemetery), the battery of Longues sur Mer (original German cannons), Mulberry Harbour at Arromanches (GB), Arromanche museum, 360° Cinema at Arromanches, Gold beach (GB), Juno beach(Canadian), Juno Beach memorial museum (Canadian), Canadian War cemetery at Beny/Revier, Sword Beach (GB), Pegasus Bridge (GB).
Medieval sites:
Mont saint Michel, Bayeux cathedral, Bayeux tapestry, men's and women's abbey in Caen, Caen Castle, largest 12th century castle in Europe, Rouen cathedral, the tower of Joan d'Arc in Rouen.
Sea side resorts:
Deauville, Trouville, Honfleur, Etretat,

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 days

Transportation

9 seat Minivan with full A/C

What’s Included

Other: The transportation form and to the meeting place with a comfortable 9 seat minivan. Any highway taxes and petrol. Full guiding during all the day

Estimated Local Cash Needed

120 Euros - 40 euros per day
Museum entry, lunch, souvenir, per person
IMPORTANT! Many shops in Normandy refuse to accept 500 and 200 euro bills, the best is to use small 50 and 20 euro bills

What’s Extra

Other: Museum entries, souvenirs and lunch

A Recent Review of this tour

He was the best guide we have ever had, even tho we missed a flight so missed one whole day of touring, he tried to squeeze in as much as possible. I would say he is one of your best guides we have ever had, so knowledgeable about everything,, we loved him, Susan Gerard
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    2326 USD(for up to 8 people) (duration: 3 days) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    306473


    Categories

    City, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. I do not recommend the visit of the D-Day sites for under 8 year old as some facts about WWII are difficult to be understood by the very young ones

    Friendly: Yes.
    Some monuments are not disable friendly. Especially the Mont Saint Michel has over 300 steps to reach the top and there are no other way to go on the top. As for the D-Day sites they are all disabled friendly due to the visit of the veterans

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (fluent)

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