3 days in Normandy Itinerary

3 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Rouen
— 1 day
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
3
Etretat
— 1 night

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Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Cahem, then stop by Rue du Gros-Horloge, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rouen trip itinerary maker tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Rouen is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Cahem ©
Cahem
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 16th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, appreciate the history behind D-Day Monument, then get outside with Omaha Beach, then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Etretat.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, Colleville-sur-Mer
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

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Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Ecomusee de la Pomme et du Cidre, take a tour by water with La Mer Pour Tous, then stroll around Les Jardins d'Etretat, and finally take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Etretat trip planning site.

Getting from Bayeux to Etretat by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Bayeux in August, expect nights in Etretat to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Etretat

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

La Mer Pour Tous, Ecomusee de la Pomme et du Cidre
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Les Jardins d'Etretat ©
Les Jardins d'Etretat
La Mer Pour Tous ©
La Mer Pour Tous

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