Normandy D day beaches -Day trip from Paris
For a full day of NORMANDY DAY TRIPS with your private driver guide, discover how the history of D-Day changes the world.
07:00/07:30 Departure from your hotel
MEMORIAL OF CAEN
After 2h30 of driving, beginning the day with the visit of the Memorial of Caen, to understand how the military organized the landing.
This museum has been built to commemorate WWII but is also dedicated to Peace.
COLLEVILLE AMERICAN CEMETERY
Once you'll get all the keys for imagining what's happened you will stop by Omaha beach and gather at the American Colleville cemetery. With a real emotion, you will discover the gravestones perfectly aligned on a majestic expanse of green lawn.
The visitor center will bring more information focused on the engagement of American troops and details on the Overlord Operation.
Your driver will certainly recommend the best stop for your lunch in Arromanches where the troops built an artificial harbor to land all the materials.
End the day by seeing where Colonel Rudder’s "Rangers” taken by force on the morning of 6th June one of the strongest German fortifications, "La Pointe du Hoc".
The site, full of emotional memories, has been completely redeveloped; its impressive appearance bears witness to the intensity of the battle which took place here.
16:00/16:30 return to Paris
English speaking driver leading the tour
Entrance fee Memorial Caen
Gasol, toll fee