Day Trip to Normandy: Sightseeing & Calvados Liquor Tasting

Day Trip to Normandy: Sightseeing & Calvados Liquor Tasting

From $377.69 per person

During this brilliant day-trip in Normandy, you will dive in a sea of old traditions, expertise, and history. Take a journey that you will remember for a lifetime.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Russian
Pickup included
Pick-up from your hotel in Paris
Small group
Limited to 7 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste the local Normandy beverages made from apples, at a small producer factory
  • Discover the tremendous city of Honfleur, a charming small fishing port that inspired impressionist painters
  • Savor in one of the best regional french cuisines
  • Admire Etretat's white-arched cliffs which are one of the most breathtaking and recognizable landscape in France
  • Be mesmerized by the finest architecture of the Fecamp's Palace
Full description
Your day trip begins with a pick-up from your hotel, from there travel to Normandy, whose beauties even impress experienced travelers. Depending on traffic after an approximately two to two and a half hour arrive at one of the most unbelievable factories called Christian Drouin which produces Calvados, the local alcoholic drink made from apples. Enjoy an informative one hour visit, which includes a tasting of three types of Calvados and Cider. Afterwards, continue onto Honfleur, a nice city on coast. Your guide will tell you about the city's history linked to The Second World War and  D-Day. During the two hour stop, you have the chance to see a historic church named after Saint Catherine with an exciting story of it construction. Afterwards, visit the local french market offering a wide assortment of products grown and made in Normandy. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant serving authentic French cuisines and filled with the local warm hospitality. Following lunch travel to Etretat, to see stunning landscapes namely the white cliffs and three natural rock arches that are some of the best-known sights in Upper Normandy. Afterwards, visit the gorgeous palace Fecamp. On your own, walk through elegant rooms and spaces that will make you feel like you are among members of royal families. Afterwards, be lead by a local guide through the heart of a working factory that  focuses on production of liqueur called DOM Benedictine with a tasting of the liqueur at the end of the tour. To end the tour journey back to Paris.
Includes
  • Drink tastings
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Lunch
  • All tickets
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Additional optional purchases
  • Souvenirs
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Know before you go

    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking and is subject to availability
    • The drinking age is 18; those under 18 years of age will be offered a variety of non-alcoholic homemade apple juices
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    Product ID: 95493