Private Tour: D-Day Beaches From Caen

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 1 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Your accommodation or the local train station in Caen
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore the Normandy coastline and delve into Europes World War II history on this private 8-hour tour of the D-Day beaches from Caen. Visit the D-Day beaches of Normandy with a private guide, and learn of the sacrifices made by Allied soldiers during WWII. Take in key sites of interest including Arromanches, the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, the Overlord Museum, the Pointe du Hoc, and Sainte-Mre-glise. This private 8-hour tour includes round-trip travel from your hotel or the train station in Caen.

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver

Know More about this tour

Meet your private guide during a 9am pickup at your accommodation or the local train station in Caen, and take a seat in your air-conditioned minivan. Enjoy a snack of coffee and croissants, then travel onward to the beaches of Normandy where violent struggles took place during the D-Day landings of World War II.

During your private 1-day tour, visit the port at Arromanches constructed by British soldiers to help land the Allied troops in June 1944 and the Pointe du Hoc. Along the way, gain insight into the battles between opposing forces in WWII.

After lunch (own expense) in a restaurant overlooking Sword Beach, visit the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer. Walk over the sands as your private guide brings the D-Day landings to life, and learn of the many Allied soldiers who laid down their lives in battle.

Next, visit the Overlord Museum home to displays of WWII artifacts, machinery, and weaponry and see what kinds of equipment brought victory to the Allied forces during the D-Day landings.

See gun batteries used by the Germans to protect the coast from the Allies at Longues-sur-Mer, then visit Sainte-Mre-glise where the wars first Allied paratroopers landed. When your tour comes to an end, return in comfort to your hotel or the train station in Caen.

Inclusions

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Snack

Private guide

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

Drinks

DVD (available to purchase)

Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Infant seats available

Children must be accompanied by an adult

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

Price is per car with a maximum of three people per booking

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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