American D-Day Landing Beaches Full-Day Tour from Bayeux

Day Trips & Excursions in Bayeux

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from$117.43
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Explore the D-Day landing beaches of Normandy and gain insight into Europe’s World War II history on this full-day tour from Bayeux. Visit key battle sites including Omaha Beach, the Pointe du Hoc, Sainte-Mère-Église, and Utah Beach with a guide, and learn of the sacrifices made during WWII. Read the names of soldiers missing in action at the Normandy American Cemetery, then visit the German gun battery and the Mulberry Harbour. This 9-hour tour includes round-trip travel from Bayeux.
Following an 8:30am pickup in central Bayeux or your centrally located Bayeux hotel, take a seat in your air-conditioned minivan for the onward journey to the WWII U.S landing beaches of Normandy. During your 9-hour tour, follow in the footsteps of the American troops on Omaha Beach. Visit the Pointe du Hoc, the town of Sainte-Mère-Église — where U.S paratroopers fought German soldiers — and Utah Beach, and learn of the heavy losses felt on all sides during WWII at the Utah Beach Museum.Perhaps pay your respects to the fallen soldiers at the Normandy American Cemetery, then take in key sites of interest including the German gun battery and Mulberry Harbour — widely regarded as a key facility in the Allies’ victory during the Battle of Normandy.When your time on the Normandy coast comes to an end, return in comfort to your starting point in Bayeux to conclude your tour.

What’s included

  • Pickup and drop-off in Bayeux
  • Guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Admission ticket at the museum

What’s not included

  • Lunch

Highlights

  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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