The landing beaches -2 days

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The landing beaches -2 days
  • First day :
    • 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
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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

I’ll pick you up and take you back where you stay .


2 day
tour

Start : your hotel or train station

Your guide : Vanessa

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skip the lines

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an air conditionned 9 seater minivan

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