Bayeux and the Landing Beaches

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A journey into the history of Normandy: from the medieval time with William the conqueror and his famous Tapestry to the Second World War with the main sites of the D-Day…

 

MORNING

>Guided tour of Bayeux (2hrs)

The heritage of Bayeux has kept the same authenticity since medieval times. You will visit the old town and the cathedral (a gem of Norman architecture).

 

>The visit of the Tapestry (1h15)

Embroidery of the 11th century (length of 70m) recounting the story of the conquest of England by William the Conqueror and the battle of Hastings.

 

LUNCH

3-course menu + drinks in a partner restaurant

 

AFTERNOON

>Guided tour on the Landing Beaches (4hrs)

The artificial harbor of Arromanches, the german Battery in Longues sur Mer (one of the only batteries of the Atlantic wall with guns still in place), the American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer and Omaha Beach (Bloody Omaha)

 


Sales and booking conditions

The rates shown apply from Monday to Saturday (Sundays and bank holidays on request), based on 40 people and are subject to changes in the VAT rate and to availabilities.

Driver goes free.

These prices do not include transport and personal expenses.

Garden visit are free and unaccompanied. The little train tour is only available from April 1st to September 30th 2017.

The menus of restaurants are sent with our offer.

It is possible to combine the programs in order to have a tailored made one subject to feasibility (distance, opening times…)

The number of participants must be confirmed 1 week before the group’s arrival at the latest. After this time, any cancellation will be billed for. 

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Information and booking

Group Department

Nathalie PETIT - npetit@caen-tourisme.fr

Céline GIGUET - resagroupes@caen-tourisme.fr

+33 (0)2 31 27 14 10