Normandy

Normandy Travel Tips

Bayeux Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1409 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The lovely old town of Bayeux is in the département of Calvados, famed for its sought-after butter, cheese, cider and distinctive apple-flavored brandy. The D-Day beaches extend ...  Read more

3 Days in Caen: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, July 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 19 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Many visitors to Normandy use Caen as a base when planning on seeing World War II memorials and museums. But staying in Caen for a long weekend can yield many other wonderful surprises, so if war ...  Read more

Normandy D-Day Beaches & Battlefields

By Viator, July 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 807 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Bayeux makes an ideal launching place to take a trip through history to the final stages of the Second World War. It was on the Normandy coast near Bayeux that the Allies undertook the biggest ...  Read more

Best Day Trips from Caen

By Viator, May 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 26 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Caen may not be on the tip of the tongue of every visitor to France. But for those who look into exploring the region of Normandy, it quickly becomes a logical base from which to see and do ...  Read more

Normandy Tours from Paris

By Viator, May 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1788 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Between Paris and the English Channel lies the region of Normandy, abounding in historic sites, moody countryside and culinary hotspots. You can visit some of the area’s highlights on a day trip from ...  Read more

In the Footsteps of William the Conqueror

By Viator, May 2014

Tours & Tickets

For every visitor who equates Normandy with WWII, there is another for whom the region is synonymous with William the Conqueror. With a life story worthy of a Game of Thrones plot and told in what ...  Read more

Medieval Bayeux and Its Famous Tapestry

By Viator, May 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 42 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

There are many people who use Bayeux as a base when they'd like to spend more than a day exploring the WWII battlefields and memorials of the Normandy region. So, while they will book a room and ...  Read more

Normandy Food Experience

By Viator, May 2014

Each region of France is known for its signature food, drink, or dish, and Normandy is no exception. And they're easy to remember, too – just think of the three C's: camembert, calvados, and cider! ...  Read more

Normandy Day Trips

By Philippa Burne , UK, May 2012

The D-Day landings at Normandy on June 6, 1944 were the beginning of the end of World War II much due to the  heroic action by Allied troops including US and British forces, to begin ...  Read more

Historical Bayeux

By Philippa Burne , UK, June 2011

Sometimes I am astounded by the sheer age of things in Europe; you can almost feel the weight of history – but in a good way. Bayeux, in Normandy, northern France, close to the coast of the English ...  Read more

Drinking Cider in Normandy

By Christine , USA, February 2013

Normandy has some incredible sites that are popular with visitors, WWII memorials and Mont St-Michel to name just a couple, but there is a different kind of tourism that has been coming up on an ...  Read more

Christmas Markets in Normandy

By Christine , USA, January 2013

Many visitors to Paris take short trips to Normandy to see the WWII memorials and battlegrounds, but in December there’s even more reason to head to the region—the Christmas markets of Normandy. ...  Read more

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message