What To Expect
Go across Normandy and learn about its history, architecture and local culinary specialties. Visit Rouen, Honfleur, the Landing Beaches, Saint-Malo and Mont Saint-Michel in this two-day tour of the region.
We take the Normandy motorway and make our first stop at Rouen for a walking tour in the old town best known for its Gothic structures, churches, museums and many surviving half-timbered buildings as well as for being the site where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake.
Picturesque Honfleur with it old beautiful houses with slate-covered frontages is the tour's next stop where we'll have some free time for lunch (not included). On the way between Rouen and Honfleur, there is a view of the newly built Normandy bridge.
We continue to the beaches of Normandy where we pass by the Landing Beaches of Omaha, pay a visit to the American cemetery of Saint-Laurent and stop at Arromanches.
Dinner and overnight accommodation is at the nearby Novotel Caen (or similar).
Salad "Cote jardin"
Roasted veal with apple/calvados sauce, green beans and sauted potatoes.
On Friday, we set off from Caen at 07:30 in the direction of Saint-Malo located in the heart of the Brittany region. Saint-Malo, notorious for being the former home of the corsairs, French privateers and pirates, is the most visited place in Brittany. The tour features a guided visit of the town including a walk along the ramparts and the cathedral.
After some free time for lunch (not included), we depart for Mont-Saint-Michel where we continue our afternoon with a guided visit of the abbey and have some free time for strolling and shopping.
We head back to Paris around 21:00.
Walking tour of Rouen
Free time for lunch (not included) at Honfleur
Landing Beaches of Normandy
Guided visit of Saint-Malo
Free time for lunch (not included)
Visit to Mont Saint-Michel
Transportation in luxury air conditioned coach.
Entrance tickets for the various monument and museum visits.
Accommodation in 3* hotel (double room accommodation with bathroom)
Porterage service on hotel arrival and departure.
Buffet breakfast and evening meals.
Services of our licensed multilingual guide.
Hotel pick-up and drop-off if this option is not selected
Meals and drinks not included in the description
Tips and gratuities
Children below 3 years old can take the tours for free. Any hotel or restaurant expenses must be paid for directly by the parents.
There are free times to enjoy buying souvenirs as there is a full range of shops around the different visited places and to try maybe the different local culinary specialties.
Clients with walking difficulties will not be able to reach the Mont Saint-Michel Abbey because of the steps going up to the abbey.
Comfortable clothes and good shoes are recommended.
Every customer will be offered a booklet about the battle of Normandy.
This tour is not available on any special events.
Menus are indicative and may be subject to change without notice.
Single room option can be booked online and is mandatory for one person traveling alone.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
8 hours and 30 minutes