1 day in Caen Itinerary

1 day in Caen Itinerary

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City of a Hundred Steeples

Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of William the Conqueror, who was buried there, and for the Battle for Caen--heavy fighting that took place in and around Caen during the Battle of Normandy in 1944, destroying much of the city.
On the 8th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the natural beauty at La Colline aux Oiseaux, and finally make a trip to Abbaye aux Hommes.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Caen trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Dinard-Pleurtuit-Saint-Malo Airport, Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport and Deauville-Saint-Gatien Airport. In October in Caen, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Caen

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Abbaye aux Hommes
Abbaye aux Hommes
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery