4 days in Normandy Itinerary

4 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Start: London
+2
Drive + Train + Drive:  3 h 45 min
1
Rouen
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Train + Drive:  5 h 15 min
End: London

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Venture out of the city with trips to Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers & Falaises d'Etretat), Palais Benedictine (in Fecamp) and Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet, look for gifts at Fayencerie Augy, and admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip tool.

London, UK to Rouen is an approximately 4- hour combination of car and train. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Rouen, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Rouen can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Etretat, Fondation Claude Monet, Palais Benedictine, Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat

1
night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bayeux online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Bayeux are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Colleville-sur-Mer
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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