2 Days' Private tour of Normandy, Monet, Rouen, Honfleur, and the D-Day beaches

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Tour Number

Activity Level

499222


Categories

Other, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

Taste the essence of Normandy


Travel west of Paris to see the wonderful house and gardens of the leader of the impressionist Claude Monet, continue to Rouen to see its magnificent cathedral with the graves of Rollo and Richard the Lion Heart, Joan of Arc stake, Honfleur on the sea, the d-Day beaches with the cliffs and bunkers of the Pointe du Hoc, the Colleville American cemetery and Omaha beach, Arromanches artificial floating harbor built June 6, 1944.

Itinerary

Day 1: Travel west of Paris to see the wonderful house and gardens (and the Japanese garden) of the leader of the impressionist painters Claude Monet, continue to Rouen to see its magnificent cathedral with the graves of Rollo and Richard the Lion Heart, the stained glass windows, Joan of Arc stake, Honfleur on the sea where the impressionist movement started.

Day 2 : the D-Day beaches with the cliffs of the Pointe du Hoc and its bunkers, the Colleville American cemetery and Omaha beach, Arromanches artificial floating harbor built June 6, 1944, visit the D-Day museum explaining the logistic of the supply to the troops during the invasion. Return to Paris at the end of the afternoon.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

Duration: 2 days

8 to 9 hours / day of driving/guiding.

Transportation

6 seater luxury van with A/C.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 EUR - per lunch/person or personal expenses.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Your accommodation : the Lion d'Or*** or the Villa Lara***** in Bayeux, or la Chenevière***** out of town.

A Recent Review of this tour

Alain was knowledgable, interesting and passionate. We were so impressed withe the breadth and depth of his knowledge about not only the Normandy landing but the history leading up to the event. Thank you, Alain, for a fantastic experience!!! The Arramanches visit was so eye opening!!
Joe Rozell

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    Tour Price

    2731 USD(for up to 6 people) (duration: 2 days) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    499222


    Categories

    Other, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (fluent)

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