16 days in Normandy Itinerary

16 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lier
Drive:  4 h
1
Rouen
— 3 nights
car:  3 h
2
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Bayeux
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Honfleur
— 5 nights
Drive:  8 h
End: Lier

3
nights
Rouen

Rouen
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rouen sightseeing planner.

Lier, Belgium to Rouen is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Rouen

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

3
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage du Plat Gousset and Beach of Genets. Discover out-of-the-way places like La Grande Rue and La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel. Step out of Mont-Saint-Michel with an excursion to Pointe du Grouin du Sud in Vains--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Tour Gabriel, take an in-depth tour of Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel, and see the interesting displays at Musee de la Mer et de l'Ecologie.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Rouen to Mont-Saint-Michel in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Beaches Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Plage du Plat Gousset, Beach of Genets, Pointe du Grouin du Sud
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Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel ©
Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel
Tour Gabriel ©
Tour Gabriel
La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel ©
La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel

4
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Impact Game and Juno Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie and Musee Baron Gerard. There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, witness the site of a historic battle at Around Europe Battlefields Tours Day Tours, walk around Jardin Public de Bayeux, and admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. July in Bayeux sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Honfleur.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Eglise Saint-Pierre, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Juno Beach
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Juno Beach ©
Juno Beach
Impact Game ©
Impact Game

5
nights
Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jardin des Personnalites and Plage-Baignade Yport. Change things up with a short trip to Porte d’Aval in Etretat (about 36 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Pont de Normandie, contemplate the long history of Lieutenance d' Honfleur, make a trip to Vieux Bassin, and kick back and relax at Plage du Butin.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Honfleur road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Honfleur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honfleur

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Porte d’Aval, Plage-Baignade Yport
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Jardin des Personnalites ©
Jardin des Personnalites
Plage-Baignade Yport
Plage-Baignade Yport
Vieux Bassin ©
Vieux Bassin

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