Normandy experiences

Expériences Normandes

Fat-biking on Omaha Beach

Fat-biking on Omaha Beach

Up for something a bit different? Explore the D-Day Landing Beaches by electric fat-bike and make your Normandy holiday even more memorable!

An immersive     D-Day experience for kids at Juno Beach

An immersive D-Day experience for kids at Juno Beach

Teaching children weighty topics like the D-Day Landings in Normandy can be challenging. Corine Vervaeke does it brilliantly by fueling their imagination and making her account of D-Day an immersive experience. Her narrative unfolds the historical facts of the 6th of June 1944 focusing on the daily lives of the young soldiers who landed on […]

VIP tour of the château de Fontaine-Henry

VIP tour of the château de Fontaine-Henry

Renowned for its Renaissance facades, lavish furnishings and one of the highest chateau roofs in France, the Château de Fontaine-Henry in the Normandy département of Calvados has been a classified historic monument since 1924. Having visited the chateau and its grounds, naturally my family, friends and I jumped at the chance to take a VIP […]

Major events

Scallop festivals

16/10

05/12

Scallop festivals

Flaubert 21: Bicentenary of the birth of Gustave Flaubert

01/04

30/06

Flaubert 21: Bicentenary of the birth of Gustave Flaubert

The Transat Jacques Vabre 2021

29/10

08/11

The Transat Jacques Vabre 2021

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