4 days in Normandy Itinerary

4 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Rouen
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Bayeux
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Rouen

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City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Gros-Horloge, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and then shop like a local with Rue du Gros-Horloge. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Le Vieux Moulin de Vernon, take in nature's colorful creations at Fondation Claude Monet, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee des impressionnismes.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip itinerary website.

Paris to Rouen is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rouen, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bayeux.

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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
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Rue du Gros-Horloge
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Bayeux

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Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then take in the history at Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Musee du debarquement, then examine the collection at Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Bayeux trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

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