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Ophorus Tours - Uncover D-Day History: Private Bayeux half-day Tour

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Uncover D-Day History: Private Bayeux half-day Tour

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Explore D-Day's pivotal locations on a private half-day tour from Bayeux! See Omaha Beach, Pointe du Hoc's dramatic cliffs, pay respects at the US Cemetery in Colleville. Led by experts, this tour brings Normandy's WWII history to life.

Highlights

  • Get An Insight Into the US Battles on D-Day
  • Reach Normandy’s Coastal Battlefield Grounds
  • Discover Omaha Beach, One of the Two U.S Landing Areas
  • Pay homage at the U.S Cemetery in Colleville
  • Tour can be customized to suit your interests
  • Local Tour Guide, Expert on D-Day & Battle of Normandy
What is Included / Excluded for this tour

Program & Itinerary

D-Day's Legacy: A Private Half-Day Tour from Bayeux Join a passionate, local guide with unparalleled knowledge of World War II for an intimate and engaging experience.Our comprehensive itinerary caters to both adults and families yearning to delve deeper into the D-Day narrative.Witness the legendary Omaha Beach, a powerful testament to the courage of Allied troops.Explore Pointe du Hoc, a strategically ...

D-Day's Legacy: A Private Half-Day Tour from Bayeux

Step back in time and explore the pivotal battlegrounds of D-Day on this private, expertly guided excursion from Bayeux.

Immerse Yourself in History:

  • Join a passionate, local guide with unparalleled knowledge of World War II for an intimate and engaging experience.
  • Our comprehensive itinerary caters to both adults and families yearning to delve deeper into the D-Day narrative.

Discover Iconic Landmarks:

  • Witness the legendary Omaha Beach, a powerful testament to the courage of Allied troops.
  • Explore Pointe du Hoc, a strategically significant clifftop conquered by the U.S. Rangers.
  • Pay your respects at the Normandy American Cemetery, a solemn memorial honoring fallen soldiers.

Journey Through Time:

  • Travel aboard a comfortable vehicle as you traverse the Normandy coast, following the path of the historic battlefield road.
  • Imagine the intensity of the D-Day invasion as your guide narrates the captivating story of this audacious military operation.
  • Stand on the windswept cliffs of Pointe du Hoc, a lunar landscape etched with the scars of battle.

A Moment of Reflection:

  • Conclude your tour with a visit to the Normandy American Cemetery, a place of profound peace and remembrance.
  • Reflect on the immense sacrifices made and gain a deeper appreciation for the D-Day landings' monumental significance.

Unforgettable Memories:

  • Return to Bayeux with a wealth of knowledge and a renewed understanding of this critical moment in history.
  • This private tour offers a personalized and impactful experience, ensuring a lasting memory.

Book your exclusive D-Day exploration today and embark on a journey that honors heroism and sacrifice.

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  • 09:00 am
    or 02:00 pm

    Meet your Guide at your Accommodation in Bayeux

  • 09:30 am
    or 02:30 pm

    Guided visit of Pointe du Hoc

  • 10:15 am
    or 03:15 pm

    Visit of Omaha Beach

  • 11:30 am
    or 04:30 pm

    Visit of the Normandy American Cemetery

  • 01:00 pm
    or 06:00 pm

    Drop off at your accommodation in Bayeux

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Ophorus Tours - Uncover D-Day History: Private Bayeux half-day Tour
Ophorus Tours - Uncover D-Day History: Private Bayeux half-day Tour

Know before you book

  • Normandy Tour available all year round (except Dec. 25th, Jan. 1st)
  • 4 hour Private Normandy D-Day Tour from Bayeux
  • Tour is operated in English, other languages on request
  • Tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Prices are per group from 2 to 8 persons - Larger groups please contact us
  • Currency is in Euros

Meeting point

Train Station, Hotel or Accommodation in Bayeux

Departure

We will come and pick you up at your accommodation in Bayeux, or surrounding area, radius of 30 kms (20 miles) around Bayeux at no extra cost.

Other possible pick up locations :
  • Caen 
  • Port en Bessin (Chateau La Cheneviere)
  • Port en Bessin (Mercure Bayeux-Omaha)
  • Audrieu (Chateau d'Audrieu)
  • Aurseulles (Chateau du Bû)
  • Sainte Croix Grand Tonne (Domaine de la Cour des Lys)

Return

Tour returns to original departure point.

Reviews

5.0/5 (3 reviews)
  • UpNAdam

    02, Jul 2023

    I usually don't do tours on my vacations and choose to do self guided tours. I went out on a limb in booking this tour and I'm happy I did! Our tour guide,...
  • Katie Houston

    13, Jun 2023

    Our party of 6 included 3 generations of our family. Grandparents, parents, teenage children. We were greeted on time and the meeting location was easy...
  • 461barbarag

    14, Oct 2019

    Steven is an excellent driver, tour guide. Informative. This was a last minute booking for ne. Nice ride. 4
    hours was ample for a taste of history.
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Included / excluded

Included

  • English-speaking driver & guide, Experts in Normandy
  • Travel in modern, comfortable & fully equipped minivan
  • Bottled water in the minivan
  • Free WiFi access on board

Excluded

  • Entrance fees to monuments & attractions unless specified in program
  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Meals, drinks 
  • Gratuities for the driver/guide

FAQ

  • Do you pick up at Bayeux Train Station, Hotel or Accommodation for this half day private tour?

    Yes, absolutely. We will come and pick you up at the Bayeux train station if you are arriving from Paris. We will also come and pick you up at your Hotel, AirBnB or accommodation in Bayeux. Finally, we can also come and pick you up in the surrounding area of Bayeux at a radius of 30 kms (20 miles) at no extra cost.
  • What type of vehicles are used during your half day private tours in Normandy?

    Our company uses only Mercedes Vito Tourer 8 seater minivans that are recent, comfortable and fully equipped including individual A/C, shaded windows, large leg space and on board P/A system for commentaries by the guide.
  • Who conducts your private D-Day trips from Bayeux?

    We mainly employ accredited and licensed tour guides that are also the drivers for all tours that need visits to be conducted by certified guides. Good examples are: the visit of museums, guided walking tours in cities, visit of historical monuments such as Mont Saint Michel and so on. 

    For some tours, such as the day trips from Bayeux dedicated to WWII, passionate guides that were history teachers, ex servicemen will be with you to explain the details of the battles that raged. All our guides are first and foremost very skilled drivers and all of them speak impeccable English.
  • Where is Pointe du Hoc located ?

    Located halfway between Omaha Beach and Utah beach, Pointe du Hoc is at a distance of just under 30 kilometers (18 miles) from Bayeux. The site is famous for being one of the assault areas on June 6th 1944 Normandy Invasion of WWII. It was a key feature of the German defensive fortifications. The site reminds us of what an artillery battery looked like.
  • What is the best way to experience Pointe du Hoc?

    The best way to experience Pointe du Hoc is to travel with one of our English speaking guides, who is an expert in WWII and especially the Normandy landings. You have the possibility of booking a private tour where you will have transportation and guide just for you and your party. We also offer full day shared tours from Bayeux that include the visit of Pointe du Hoc. These small groups are limited to 8 persons maximum.
  • Where is Omaha Beach located?

    Omaha Beach is one of the assault beaches part of the Normandy Invasion that took place on June 6, 1944. The beach is located 21 kilometers - 13 miles - to the west of Bayeux, on the coast of Normandy facing the English Channel. The town of Bayeux makes a perfect departure point to visit the D-DAY landing beaches of Normandy and all our shared tours depart from here.
  • What is the best way to experience the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial?

    The best way to experience the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is to travel with one of our English speaking guides, who is an expert in WWII and especially the Normandy landings. You have the possibility of booking either a private tour where you will have transportation and guide just for you and your party. We also offer shared tours that include the visit of the Cemetery located in Colleville sur Mer. These small groups are limited to 8 persons maximum and can be taken on a half day (morning & afternoon) or full day trip from Bayeux.
  • Is it possible to lay flowers at the Normandy American Cemetery?

    Yes, it is possible to lay flowers at gravesites at the American Cemetery of Colleville sur Mer. However, if you would like to organize a formal wreath laying ceremony this can be done but you will need to book one of our private tours. Also, there is a Wreath laying ceremony request that must be made at the American Battle Monuments commission.
  • Is Bayeux the ideal town and departure point for Normandy D-DAY tours?

    If you are looking to experience Normandy in the best possible way, then our day trips from Bayeux make for an ideal departure point. The charming small town of Bayeux has a large number of options when it comes to accommodation and dining. Moreover, the historic medieval city centre as well as the famous Tapestry are part of the best things to do while in Bayeux.
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