Private tour

Normandy: D-Day Beaches Private Tour from Le Havre

Activity provider: igor rosen

Normandy: D-Day Beaches Private Tour from Le Havre

Activity provider: igor rosen

From US$ 763.73 per group up to 6

Explore the Normandy coastline and delve into Europe’s World War II history on this private 9-hour tour of the D-Day beaches from Le Havre.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 9 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish
Audio guide included
English
Pickup included
-Your driver-guide will wear a black NormandyTour cap. -Your driver-guide will have a sign with your name. -Your driver-guide will be at your pier 15 minutes before scheduled pick-up time.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Private Tour of the Normandy D-Day Beaches
  • Shore Excursion from Le Havre
  • Licensed and experienced driver-guide
  • Wheelchair and scooter accessible
Full description
In this full-day tour from Le Havre port -town you will be picked up and dropped off at your convenient time with fresh coffee and croissants. You'll spend a full-day on the Normandy WWII sites. First, you'll be in Ste Mère Eglise, the iconic village of the US Airborne, to understand how 14000 paratroopers played a crucial role in preparing the success of this day. You'll visit the Airborne Museum where your guide will explain you in the utmost details the exhibit. Then, you'll head for the hedgerow country where you'll see these terribles natural fences where so many German soldiers could hide and kill during the battle of Normandy. On Utah beach, your guide will explain you why this beach could be so quickly and successfully taken. You'll then enjoy a gourmet lunch on Omaha Beach facing the monument to the Allies, where your guide will explain you in details the battle which took place there 77 years ago. After lunch you'll head for the Pointe du Hoc where you'll see many of the German WWII bunkers taken by the US 2nd Rangers Battalion. Finally, at the Normandy American Cemetery, you'll have to time to visit the site and the Memorial before attending the ceremony of the colors. If time allows you'll also see the Longues sur Mer battery, the last WWII German battery, whose big 150mm guns where shooting on D-Day. You'll be back at your pier at the time that fits your ship's schedule. ( the itinerary will be adapted to your timing of course )
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • PA audio system to hear the guide in the Van ( loudspeakers connected to the audio system )
  • Digital resources provided during the drive to get some content about the places visited throughout the day.
  • all entrance fees
  • water and light snack at your disposal in the van
  • lunch
  • drinks
  • souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Participants

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • - some light walking involved at the Normandy American Cemetery and at the Pointe du Hoc (approx. 1 mile)
  • -No problem for wheelchairs and scooters.
  • -this tour will take place rain or shine.

Product ID: 396020