This particular tour focuses on the American sectors of Normandy landings. Visit the D-day beaches and delve into France’s World War II history on this private day tour from Paris. Explore the key battlegrounds with a private guide, and learn of the sacrifices made by the opposing Allied and German soldiers. Visit top sites of interest including Utah Beach, Saint Mere Eglise, Omaha Beach, Pointe du Hoc and pay your respects at the American Cemetery. This private tour includes round-trip travel from your central Paris accommodation.
Following a 7:00 am pickup at your accommodation in central Paris, take a seat in your luxury van for the journey to the Normandy beaches. The van is a very comfortable and spacious eight seater. Fully air-conditioned and equipped with lots of modern gadgets, it is a perfect vehicle for a day long tour.
Your private guide will bring the Normandy region and WWII history to life. The tour takes you to the key sites of American landing and airborne sectors including Utah Beach, Saint Mere Eglise - the drop zone of 82nd, as well as the battle sites of the famous 101st paratrooper division "Band of Brothers" the assault on Brécourt Manor and Sainte-Marie-du-Mont.
Guided visit of Point du Hoc - known for its heroic story of the Rangers which had to climb the 100-foot cliffs under German fire.
Later, step on the sands of Omaha Beach and learn about the men who fought there and how they suffered.
At the end visit the American Cemetery where almost 10000 men and women of "The Greatest Generation" rest in peace.
Then, return in comfort to your Paris accommodation at around 7-8 pm.
“If you have a relative that participated in the battle of Normandy or you are just simply interested in a specific division or army, do not hesitate to inform us about it while booking the tour. In this case we can do the necessary research on individuals or their divisions and perfectly personalize the tour for you!”