Rouen (Normandy Beaches)
The Normandy coast will forever be associated with the Allies’ D-Day invasion, a day that comes vividly to life today on an excursion to the beaches of 1944. Immerse yourself in the tactics, desperate courage and horrendous human cost of the 1944 Allied invasion of France, the first step in the ultimately victorious land campaign against the Third Reich. It began here, on these Norman beaches. Find yourself having endless amount of exciting adventure in Rouen. A few must-see spots include the Omaha Beach and the American cemetery, where almost 10,000 US soldiers are buried, most of whom lost their lives during the D-Day invasion, the Utah Beach, Sainte-Mère-Église, the Airborne museum, the Pointe du Hoc, Arromanches, Bayeux, the Tapestry Museum, Juno Beach and the Centre Juno Beach museum.