Virginians to Normandy - May 2024

      Normandy, France

      EDU Trips
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      10 reviews
      May 3 - 12, 2024
      Group size: 1 - 26
      Virginians to Normandy - May 2024
      Normandy, France

      EDU Trips
      • Email address verified
      10 reviews

      May 3 - 12, 2024
      Group size: 1 - 26

      About this trip

      2 nights Hotel stay at the Marriott Paris Charles De Gaulle, Allee du Verger-95700 Roissy En France

      7 nights stay at Hotel Bayeux Reine Mathilde 23 rue Larcher 14 400 Bayeux 

      Breakfast is included each day

      All payments are non-refundable. Insurance is available and highly recommended. After making your deposit, the insurance information will be in your receipt.  

      Sights visited during your trip

      Pegasus Bridge 

      British Airborne 

      Arromanches (Mulberry Museum) 

      Battery at Longue Sur Mer 

      Utah Beach 

      La Fiere

      La Cambe 

      St Mere Eglise (Airborne Museum)

      Omaha Beach 

      Point Du Hoc 

      Chateau de Colombieres

      Elle River Martinsville Ridge & Hill 192

      St Lo Mont St Michael 

      US Cemetery

      Free time to explore the Bayeux Tapestry

      Bayeux Cathedral or the British Cemetery

      What’s included

      • Hotel Paris Marriott
        5 Allee Du Verger, Zone Hoteliere, Roissy 95700
      • Hotel In Bayeux
      • All tours listed

      What’s not included

      • Travel Insurance
      • COVID 19 Testing
      • Airline baggage fees
      • Air tickets

      Available Packages

      Double occupancy
      Deposit: $800
      Single occupancy

      Rate is per person in single room

      Deposit: $800

      Your Organizer

      EDU Trips
      10 reviews
      We individually customize our tours to fit the unique needs of each group. Whether it’s a service learning program, senior trip, competitive team tour, or an educationally focused experience, we will meet the specific learning objectives of your group. Groups of any size and purpose will receive the same level of personal and highly detailed service EDU Trips is known for. Your program manager will be with you every step of the way to ensure a successful, memorable, one of a kind experience for your next trip.


      An amazing trip! Not only was Peter a wealth of information about the invasion of Normandy, but the surrounding areas as well. Getting the history from the point of view of several locals who still maintained family estates made things come to life for me. It was a great trip with great accommodations and food, and best of all people. Thank you Peter and Candy for making this a trip of a lifetime!
      By Nancy S for Virginians to Normandy - May 2024 on May 26, 2024
      This was an historical tour commemorating the 80th anniversary of D-Day. The detailed planning was impeccable and every event or commemoration was well-planned, executed with the French and with our trip leader. I so enjoyed our 12 days together and had the opportunity to visit my Dad's landing beach and monument.
      By Donna C for Virginians to Normandy - May 2024 on May 16, 2024
      Dear Donna, We are delighted you had this opportunity and that you got to share it with your grandson. Pete C is a wonderful tour leader and is an expert in his field. We look forward to seeing you on another trip in the future.
      By EDU Trips on May 17, 2024
      My wife and I both rate this trip as 10/10. My initial concern was that my wife would be bored while I nerded out on DDay history, however she was enthralled by leader Peter C's explanations and site choices. We thought the schedule was perfectly balanced: the learning pace was steady however there was ample time to enjoy the beautiful and historic town of Bayeux and environs. Peter is well networked in the local community, and it was humbling to witness the sincere appreciation of the local Norman townspeople. This is an exceptional experience for anyone with an interest in history, and an all-around superior value.
      By Joe S for Virginians to Normandy - May 2024 on May 14, 2024
      If you really want to know about D-Day and what was really happening during World War II this trip is for you. Pete is a wealth of information when it comes to the history, but also the military background to provide context of what led up to D-Day, and the days and weeks that followed. You'll have a chance to visit places most don't during a trip to Normandy, and really have a chance to meet and engage with local people. The trip is extremely well organized with plenty to keep you busy but also enough downtime in the evening to enjoy the town. I can absolutely see myself traveling with this group again in the future.
      By Sarah G for Virginians to Normandy - May 2023 on May 23, 2023
      Thus was a wonderful trip led by a knowledgeable historian, Pete Combee. If folks want to learn more about the rich WWII history in this area, then this trip is perfect for them. Great accommodations in Paris and Bayeux. Kate Coffey at EDU trips was very helpful too! She’s top notch
      By Colleen G for Virginians to Normandy - May 2023 on May 18, 2023
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