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Private Tour: D-Day Beaches from Paris
"Your guide born and raised in Normandy in a family who lived through the occupation and the landing near Lisieux will meet you at 7am with some croissants and coffees to start your day.Then you guide will drive you to Arromanches (approx 2-hour drive) to see the port the British have built to organize the landing of the troops in June 1944. You will then ha your guide will take you to the American Cemetery in Colleville sur Mer where all those who gave their lives to save Europe rest forever.Next head to Longues sur Mer to see the Batteries the Germans used to protect the coast from the Allies. After that you will go the Pointe du Hoc to see how the US Rangers climbed the cliffs to disarm the German Defence.If time allows your guide will famous for the paratroopers who jumped to reinforce the landing operations on the coast.You will then be driven back to your hotel In Normandy or to the Caen or Bayeux train station to go back to Paris around 6pm in the Winter and a bit later in
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Private Tour: D-Day Beaches from Bayeux
"Your guide born and raised in Normandy in a family who lived through the occupation and the landing near Lisieux will meet you at 9am with some croissants and coffees to start your day.Then he will drive you straight to Arromanches to see the port the British have built to organize the landing of the troops in June 1944. You will then have lunch a very nice restaurant with a great view over the beach.After lunch your guide will take you to the American Cemetery in Colleville sur Mer where all those who gave their lives to save Europe rest forever.Next head to Longues sur Mer to see the Batteries the Germans used to protect the coast from the Allies. After that you will go the Pointe du Hoc to see how the US Rangers climbed the cliffs to disarm the German Defence.Then
From EUR375.00
 
Normandy Battlefields Tour - American Sites
"Begin your tour with a visit to the Sainte-Mère Church and Airborne Museum the site of a massive airborne operation involving 15000 U.S. paratroopers during World War II. Hear from your knowledgeable guide how the brave soldiers descended from the skies on the night before D-Day and learn the incredible story of Private John Steele one of the paratroopers.Continue onward to Utah Beach where soldiers of the 4th Infantry Division leapt from their landing crafts and headed inland under the orders of General Theodore Roosevelt Jr. The first day of battle saw relatively few casualties but the same cannot be said for those that followed.Visit the German Cemetery
From EUR100.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Guernsey

Walk along the cliff paths to Fermain Bay

Fermain Bay is one of the most picturesque beaches on the island. As with a few places in Guernsey you can drive there but its easier to walk so a really interesting walk is to go from St. Peter Port...
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Denet
Nov 20, 2007

Round towers

Guernsey has always been caught up in the struggles between Great Britain and the continental powers, especially France and Germany. A whole series of these round "Martello" (I don't know what the...
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rexvaughan
Oct 21, 2004

5000 year old statue!

This statue, a menhir called the "Old Lady of the Cemetery," dates back to about 2500-3500 BC and is in remarkable condition. It stands at the entrance to St. Martin's Churchyard. I discovered it...
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rexvaughan
Oct 19, 2004

Cobo Bay

Taxis can be expensive in Guernsey, there is a good bus service but we chose to walk everywhere. Cobo Bay is about an hours walk from the Dog House and like like many of the beaches around the island...
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Steve-H
Apr 13, 2004

Boat trips

A boat trip across to Herm & Sark. Not the best boats to travel in but it was worth the experience to see the the islands. Shell beach is a nice place to chill out away from the crowds just to...
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susanne51
Mar 01, 2003

Watching the Sunrise

Whilst in St Peter Port head towards the Castle Cornet and if by chance you are there at the break of dawn you'll see the most wonderful sunrise....nice
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Jasen71
Sep 16, 2005
 
 
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Watching the Sunset

The nice thing about Guernsey is the wonderful sunsets in the east of the island. The smell of the salt air, sand, rocks and the claumeur of sea birds brings peace and quiet to the soul...
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Sep 16, 2005

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Top Things to Do in Guernsey

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St Peter Port - Town Centre

The part of St Peter Port I liked best was what is left of the original pre-Victorian settlement which climbs the hill from Town church. Although it is now quite 'upmarket', with lots of individual...
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Ste. Apolline’s Chapel

Ste. Apolline's chapel is a rare survival: a 14th-century (1300s) chantry chapel still in its original form. Chantry chapels were set up by the rich, who left funds to employ a chantry priest, whose...
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Walking

I took the bus to near Imperial Hotel. [ on a map , bottom left hand corner.]. I walked the coast road past Pottelet Bay,the signal station rock to the lighthouse,probally about a mile, but up hill....
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St Peter Port - Market

St Peter Port's Victorian Market buildings are surprisingly architecturally impressive (which was the original intention!) and make a lovely backdrop to what is now a pleasant town square, with lots...
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Fort Saumarez & L'Eree Headland

L'Eree headland is to the south-west of the island and is a super place to walk. If you time things right (be *very* careful) it is possible to walk out across the causeway to Lihou island, but don't...
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St Peter Port

Town streets are very festive with flags in summer . Plenty of Jewellery shops and Banks to go with them. The Inner Street is in Fountain Street, inside has its name suggests. The main street is...
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"What is a Bailiwick?"
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"I plan to go to Guernsey"
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"How do they fit all those people in?"
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