4 days in Normandy Itinerary

4 days in Normandy Itinerary

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4 days in Normandy Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + train + Drive:  4​h
1
Rouen
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
On the 27th (Fri), wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, then admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet, and then explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rouen journey planner .

London, UK to Rouen is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Rouen. In September in Rouen, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, Fondation Claude Monet
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at American Cemetery & Memorial, then make a trip to Reporters Memorial, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux trip planner .

Getting from Rouen to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Normandy American Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery ©
Bayeux War Cemetery

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mont Saint-Michel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Pierre, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James.

To see photos and other tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip planner .

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by car takes about 2 hours. In September in Mont-Saint-Michel, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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