Route & dates
Bayeux— 4 nights
Wed, Feb 8 - Sun, Feb 12
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.Escape the urban bustle at Le Bois des Aigles and Cap Carteret. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tatihou Island and Juno Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bayeux: Rue du Gros-Horloge (in Rouen), Le Phare de Gatteville (in Gatteville-le-Phare) and D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum) (in Saint-Come-du-Mont). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stop by Au Fin Gousier, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe, and step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Caen.
To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bayeux trip itinerary builder.
If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Dinard-Pleurtuit-Saint-Malo Airport, Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport and Deauville-Saint-Gatien Airport. February in Bayeux sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Bayeux
Rue du Gros-Horloge, Normandy American Cemetery, Le Phare de Gatteville, Le Bois des Aigles, Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe
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