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Canadian D-Day Experience
Half day morning group tour

09:15 departure from Bayeux
50 Per person
  • Guided tour
  • 3.5 Hours
  • Tour in English
  • Free time
  • Free Wi-Fi

Description

Canadian D-Day Experience - Half day morning group tour

Experience the main highlights of the Canadian Juno Beach sector of the Normandy landing beaches. This half day tour is a perfect way to see some of the sites that the Canadian forces had to overcome on D-Day. We also stop at the Juno Beach Centre, Canadian Museum (not included in the price).

Main sites we visit

Juno Beach, the Juno Beach Centre and Bény-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery.

Highlights

  • Maximum of 15 clients per tour
  • Guided visits with free time to take photos and explore
  • Time to visit the Juno Beach Centre (entrance fee not included)
  • Rated number 1 on Tripadvisor - the worlds largest travel review site

Schedule

Operates from April 1st until October 31st
Monday Does not operate
Tuesday 09:15 - 12:45 Bayeux, Place de Quebec
Wednesday Does not operate
Thursday 09:15 - 12:45 Bayeux, Place de Quebec
Friday Does not operate
Saturday Does not operate
Sunday Does not operate

Tour Map


Tour timeline

  • Meeting pointWe recommend arriving by 09:05

    We kindly ask that you be at the tour departure point at Place De Quebec in Bayeux at least 10 minutes before the tour is due to depart.

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  • Meeting pointDeparture time

    We like to run on time and if you are not at the departure point by the advertised departure time, we will depart. There will be others on board that have arrived on-time and we do not want to impact their experience. If you do arrive late, you will need to take a cab at your own expense to catch up with the tour. We strongly advise you to arrive early for the tour as no refunds will be considered if you miss the service.

  • Courseulles-sur-MerJuno Beach
    1 hour visit - Guided tour and free time

    We will stop at Courseulles-sur-Mer, the location which was the landing point for Canadian's on D-Day. The guide will show you the key locations and explain how Canadian forces overcame the strong German positions. You will then have some free time to explore and take photos.

  • Courseulles-sur-MerJuno Beach Centre Museum
    Optional visit - Not included in the price of the tour

    The impressive Juno Beach Centre is a great resource to learn more about Canada's involvement in the Normandy Campaign. If you prefer to utlise the time we have here, you can visit the museum. Admission is not included in the price of this tour. Please note that if you do wish to visit the museum, you will not be able to have the tour offered by our guide.

  • Bény-sur-MerCanadian War Cemetery

    We will stop at Bény-sur-Mer to allow you time to reflect on the huge price Canada paid during the battle of Normandy. The guide will explain the significane of the site, relate some personal stories of the men who are buried here and then allow you time to pay your respects.

  • End of the tourBayeux

    We will finish the tour at the same location as we started. However, if you wish to be dropped off at the train station, please notify the guide after we depart the American Cemetery. Please note that we do not drop off at hotels.