Private Tour : D-Day Beaches from Le Havre US Sites Cruise Shore Excursions

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Tour Number

Activity Level

322588


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is fine for children though is preferable for people already with some kind of interest for WWII history.

Friendly: No.
The Tour is suited for people able to walk at least half a mile.

Some uneven terrain at the Pointe du Hoc and on the Beaches.

Prepare good walking shoes and dress in layers as the weather is unpredictable in Normandy

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (conversational), Polish (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Enjoy a complete tour of the D-day Beaches from Le Havre ( from your pier) US Sites only


I will meet you in Le Havre at your pier at 8AM.

First we'll stop at the American Cemetery at around 9. 30AM to spend some time paying tribute to the "Men of Normandy".
Visit of the Visitor's center.

Then, we'll walk on the Omaha beach and I'll explain you how that day was so awful for the Big Red One and the 29th Infantry Div.

Then, I will show the Higgins Boats ( Landing Crafts) just next to Omaha.

12. 30AM Lunch on Omaha Beach just by the National Guard Monument and by sector Dog Green exit D3.

After lunch on Omaha Beach let's head toward the Pointe du Hoc where the US 2nd Rangers took this crucial German strong point above the cliffs of Omaha beach.

Now, let's head toward Utah Beach to see where the 4th Infantry Division and Theodore Roosevet Jr landed and successfully took the beach in one morning.

There, you will visit the Utah Beach Museum, and see some actual German bunkers.

On the way back we'll stop for apple brandy tastings and a distillery visit.

Back in Le havre for 6. 30PM

Itinerary

8AM
Le Havre Quai Roger Meunier /Your Pier

9. 30AM- 12AM
Omaha Beach
Normandy American Cemetary
Omaha Beach

1PM Pointe du Hoc

2. 30PM 4PM

Utah Beach Sainte Marie du Mont

6/ 6. 30PM

Le Havre QRM /Your Pier

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

Duration: 10 hours

Traffic and weather and your health condition may affect the length of the tour and the number and duration of stops.

Transportation

You will be driven in a 2018 Renault Traffic Luxury Edition with AC and six large seats.

A large trunk can easily accommodate any large luggage.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Transportation from the pier and back to your pier in Le Havre.

Guiding on the way and to all places visited all along the way.

Lights snacks and fresh water at your disposal in the car.

Entrance Fees to all the sites

If your schedule allows a stop in Bayeux for the Bayeux Tapestry can be added to the itinerary in the summer at no additionnal cost.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 Euros - Around 20 Euros for Lunch & something to get one or two souvenirs.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Lunch

Drinks

Souvenirs

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Igor was an incredible tour guide. He tied our tour into the movie "The Longest Day." Great tour for history buffs.
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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    322588


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is fine for children though is preferable for people already with some kind of interest for WWII history.

    Friendly: No.
    The Tour is suited for people able to walk at least half a mile.

    Some uneven terrain at the Pointe du Hoc and on the Beaches.

    Prepare good walking shoes and dress in layers as the weather is unpredictable in Normandy

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (conversational), Polish (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

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