Do this because
Go back in time in the footsteps of 15600 GI's
Learn about a history not found in books
Discover how it really felt to be a part of liberating France and Europe
What to expect
Discover a time that changed history on this full-day private tour and learn the unique perspective of the grandson of Resistance fighters within the picturesque landscapes, beaches, Airborne museum, drop zone, and battlegrounds.
Starting from Caen, you'll learn about the first days of combat in Arromanches, the Atlantic Wall in Longues Sur Mer, and the importance of Ste Mère Eglise for the battle of Normandy and Europe. On Omaha beach, you'll walk on holy grounds and hear about the details of the initial assault.
Before you return you'll visit Pointe du Hoc with an explanation of the battle led by the 2nd Rangers and lastly visit the Normandy American cemetery and pay tribute by attending the Ceremony of the US flag.
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
Private guided tour
Pickup and drop-off from accommodation in Caen
Snacks and water in the air-conditioned vehicle
What's not included
Pickup is from outside the accommodation in Caen which you provided at checkout.
- Please check the calendar to find updated starting times and availability
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
Important to know
- Please leave accommodation address details at check out
- Due to uneven and steep surfaces, the activity is unsuitable for anyone with walking difficulties or wheelchair and stroller users
- Pickup is from accommodation in Caen
- The price is per group up to a maximum of 6 people