The battle of la Fière bridge, 2km west of Sainte-Mère-Eglise, “bloodiest small unit action in the history of the US Army in WWII”, a three day (6-9 of June) battle between the 82nd US Airborne Divison and the german 91st Luftlande Division
Sainte-Mère Eglise main objective for the 82nd Airborne on D-Day and its fantastic Airborne Museum,
The german fortifications in the dunes of Varraville, where american troops should have landed
Utah Beach and the landing of the 4th US Infantry Division
Brecourt Manor and the assault on the german gun position by Easy Co, 506th PIR, 101st Airborne, made famous by Stephen Ambrose’s Band Of Brothers
Angoville-au-Plain and the heroic story of BobWright and Kenneth Moore, two medics in the midth of battle
Dead Man’s Corner, Purple Heart Lane and the 101st Airborne assault on Carentan
Second Day :
The La Cambes German Cemetery, largest german cemetery in Normandy
The german coastal gun battery at Pointe-du-Hoc, the heroic cliff assault of the 2nd Ranger Battalion
Several stops on Omaha Beach arround the epic struggle of the 1st and 29th US infantry division to get off the beach
The Overlord Museum in Colleville-sur-Mer, one of the most impressive private collection in Normandy
Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer
Do not hesitate !
Make the most of your trip! Departure from caen or Bayeux area This price is for the guide and the 9 seater vehicule . Lunch and entrance fee to museums not included.
550 € per day
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