Day trip to Normandy : Rouen, Honfleur and Deauville beaches

Tour Number

Activity Level

216147


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

French (fluent), English (fluent)

With private driver and guide


Day trip to Normandy, Rouen, Honfleur and Deauville beaches.
In the morning, walking tour of Rouen, medieval French town, where you will come across half timbered houses, typical of Norman architecture. Your guide will tell you about Joan of Arc who was burned out alive on the old market square in 1431. Discover its gothic cathedral which became famous by Claude Monet's paintings.
Then you will go to the charming small harbour of Honfleur for lunch.
In the mid 1800's, Claude Monet, Gustave Coubert, Sisley, Turner, Eugène Boudin met at Honfleur, cradle of the future Impressionnists' movement.
Final stop at Deauville, French seaside resort and also renowned for its American movie festival. Why don't we stop by the beach to eat a typical crepe before heading back to Paris ?

Itinerary

Pick up at your hotel at 7. 30 am for a day trip to Normandy.
After 1 hour 30 drive, stop in the medieval city of Rouen. Walking tour in the old city with its gothic style cathedral and timbered houses;
Ride to Honfleur for lunch on the charming harbor.
In the afternoon, ride to Deauville beaches.
Back to Paris around 7. 30 pm (2 hours drive from Deauville)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Address or Intersection upon Traveler's request, Airport, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Monument/Building upon Traveler's request, Rail or Bus Station

End location: Address or Intersection upon Traveler's request, Airport, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Monument/Building upon Traveler's request, Rail or Bus Station

Duration: 12 hours

Transportation

Private transportation in a luxury air-conditioned minivan

What’s Included

Other: Full day excursion in an air-conditioned minivan.
Private day trip with professional guide AND driver. No waste of time in parking lots.
Bottles of water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 euros - lunch
entrance fees to Joan of Arc's museum : 9,50€ per person

What’s Extra

Other: Personal expenses
Lunch
entrance fees in museums if any at Rouen

Private tour guide Marie L.

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