Customized private D-day Normandy landing excursion from Le Havre
Attractions & guided tours

Customized private D-day Normandy landing excursion from Le Havre

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit American and other allied D-Day sites on a private day trip from Le Havre
  • Enjoy easy access to the site by private minibus, with your professional guide
  • Fully customize your itinerary by selecting 3 D-Day sites to visit
What to expect

Meet your private guide during an 8.00 am pick up at your accommodation in Le Havre or at the pier and take a seat in your air-conditioned minivan to enjoy an unforgettable day on the D-Day landing beaches.

Set up the itinerary of your choice by selecting 3 sites to discover the D-Day landing beaches and their history. Your professional guide will respect your expectations and will also be happy to share with you his suggestions to make this day unique.

Various suggestions are available to you, among which :

- Pointe du Hoc: discover this 30-meter high cliff, a must on the landing beaches. This strategic point had been taken by storm on D-Day, and it was one of the most difficult battles of the landing. During your visit, you will be able to discover what an artillery battery was with its firing position, its casemates, and its shelters.

- American Cemetery: experience a great moment of emotion as you discover the tombs 9,387 fallen soldiers, the chapel, the memorial, and the garden of the missing.

- Overlord Museum: visit a unique exhibition of more than 10,000 pieces, including 35 tanks, cannons, artillery pieces from the Battle of Normandy, some of which are still in working order.

- Arromanches Artificial Port: discover this artificial point which allowed to supply the troops landed with weapons and ammunition on the day of the landing.

- Longues Sur Mer: visit the German gun battery which was ideally situated to face the landing on 6 June 1944.

- Landing Beaches: discover the 5 beaches where the Allied forces landed on the morning of June 6, 1944: Omaha, Utah, Juno, Sword, and Gold Beach.

- Sainte-Mère-Eglise: take the time to learn more about the first missions of the American paratroopers. You will see a representation of an American paratrooper who landed on the church tower during the descent.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minibus
    • Licensed Professional Driver Guide
    • Customized private D-day Normandy landing excursion
    • Skip the line entrances and priority admission
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Food and drinks
    Where

    Cruise Terminal Le Havre, Quai Roger Meunier, 76059 Le Havre OR at your hotel in Le Havre

    Meeting point:

    Your guide will wait for you directly at the exit of the Cruise Terminal or at your hotel in Le Havre.

    What to remember
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please specify the pickup address at the time of booking: at the Cruise Terminal or at your hotel in Le Havre
    • Please note this tour is only in English
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • This visit has a maximum of 8 people
    • Wear comfortable shoes
    • Most travelers can participate
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Normandy Melody
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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