Start your Normandy day trip from Paris with a scenic drive through the French countryside toward the northwest coast and discover WWII history and the site of the D-Day landings.
First stop is the award-winning Caen Memorial, where you’ll discover fascinating facts about the local area’s role in WWII. Enjoy lunch here, before heading to Point du Hoc and learn how this former German defense base was captured by American soldiers.
Next up, pay your respects to fallen soldiers as you wander through the American Cemetery and memorial. Then, take a stroll along Omaha Beach, one of the sites of the D-Day landings, and spend some free time to reflect, admire the ocean views, and visit the renowned visitor center here. Continue on to Juno Beach, where you’ll visit the Canadian Memorial and Arromanches and see the remains of the artificial harbor built by allied forces.
Finally, travel back to Paris where your tour will conclude.