American D-Day Beaches Half-Day Small-Group Tour from Bayeux

Cultural & Theme Tours in France

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Explore Omaha Beach and gain insight into US soldiers’ role in World War II on this small-group half-day D-Day landing tour from Bayeux. Visit key sites of WWII interest including Omaha Beach and the Pointe Du Hoc with a guide, and learn of the conditions faced by the US soldiers brought into battle. Wander among the soldiers’ graves at the American Cemetery, and hear tales and anecdotes from the WWII battlefields. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 16 people.
Choose a morning or afternoon tour, then hop into your air-conditioned minivan in central Bayeaux and head out to the Normandy coast — site of the famous D-Day landings of WWII. Along the way, listen as your guide sheds light on the sacrifices and hardships faced by the US soldiers involved on June 6th, 1944.During your 4 hour tour, take in top sites of interest including Omaha Beach — widely considered to be the site where the most violent fighting took place — and the German gun battery positions along the Pointe Du Hoc.Visit the American Cemetery — home to the graves of the US soldiers who paid down their lives for peace — and perhaps pay your respects. Gain insight into the conditions faced by the US soldiers and their German adversaries, and hear stories, facts, and anecdotes dating back to WWII.Explore the sites at your leisure during free time, then return in comfort to central Bayeaux where your tour will come to an end.

What’s included

  • Round-trip travel from central Bayeaux by air-conditioned minivan
  • Guide
  • Small-group tour

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus
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