France ~ Normandy
Aug. 27-Sept. 4, 2022
Travel provider: AHI International
From Normandy’s sweeping, cliff-lined coast to its rolling countryside, discover proud traditions, dramatic history, culinary delicacies and alluring beauty on this seven-night exploration.
Take an emotional journey to Omaha Beach, the Normandy American Cemetery and related sites, contemplating the impact of D-Day and World War II. Marvel at stunning Mont-Saint-Michel, a UNESCO World Heritage site, rising spectacularly above the tidal waters, and study the delicately embroidered, 11th-century Bayeux Tapestry.
Relish life along the Seine on a scenic cruise and sip Normandy’s celebrated Calvados apple brandy over lunch on a farm. Throughout your travels, expert guides and lecturers share illuminating details about the region’s history and culture. Each evening, relax at your first-class hotel in the heart of Honfleur, a captivating, 17th-century harbor town.
This small-group trip features a professional Travel Director and a generous meal plan with wine at dinner. Ideal for solo travelers with no single supplement!
Day 1 – Depart gateway city
Day 2 – Arrive in Paris and transfer to hotel in Honfleur
Day 3 – Honfleur
Day 4 – Arromanches | Omaha Beach | Normandy American Cemetery | Pointe du Hoc
Day 5 – Honfleur
Day 6 – Mont-Saint-Michel
Day 7 – Caen | Bayeux
Day 8 – Honfleur
Day 9 – Transfer to Paris airport and depart for gateway city