Normandy Battlefields Tour - Sword Beach and the British Airborne Sector

5 hr

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Explore the Normandy battlefields with a guide on this 5-hour tour, and learn of the struggles that took place here during World War II. Offering a sensitive introduction to this difficult period of European history, the tour takes you to many of the sites that saw action. Visit the Merville Gun Battery and Museum, Sword Beach and the Hillman Bunkers and gain an understanding of the conflict that played out there. Walk among the graves...
Explore the Normandy battlefields with a guide on this 5-hour tour, and learn of the struggles that took place here during World War II. Offering a sensitive introduction to this difficult period of European history, the tour takes you to many of the sites that saw action. Visit the Merville Gun Battery and Museum, Sword Beach and the Hillman Bunkers and gain an understanding of the conflict that played out there. Walk among the graves at the Commonwealth Military Cemeteries and read the touching epitaphs left to fallen soldiers.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
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Stop At: Sword Beach, Ouistreham Calvados, Bassa Normandia, 14150 France

Stand where the Sword Beach landing happened.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Pegasus Bridge, avenue Major John Howard, 14860 Ranville France

Be where the very first ally forces landed during d-day.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Musee de la Batterie de Merville, Place du 9eme Bataillon, 14810 Merville-Franceville-Plage France

Discover the Merville gun battery.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ouistreham Beach, 53 boulevard Aristide Briand, 14150 Ouistreham France

Follow the way of the british and french number 4 commandos.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Ranville War Cemetery, Rue Comte Louis de Rohan-Chebou, Ranville France

Take some time to pay your respect in the Ranville war cemetery

Duration: 30 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (maximum 8 people)
  • Entry/Admission - Musee de la Batterie de Merville
  • Driver/guide
  • Pickup from Bayeux train station or Place de Quebec in Bayeux only
Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Bayeux train station and city center (la place de Québec)

1:00 PM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Please note that the tour departs from Bayeux - Normandy. There is no hotel pickup from Paris.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.