5 days in Normandy Itinerary

5 days in Normandy Itinerary

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5 days in Normandy Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + train + Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Rouen
— 2 nights
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

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Explore Rouen's surroundings by going to Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny), Saint Catherine's Catholic Church (in Honfleur) and Falaises d'Etretat (in Etretat). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and don't miss a visit to Les Racines du Ciel.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rouen day trip tool .

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. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Rouen is 1 hour. In January in Rouen, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, Falaises d'Etretat, Fondation Claude Monet, Monument Jeanne d'Arc
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

1
night
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 5th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bayeux tour planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Bayeux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): make a trip to Tour du Nord, then learn more about the world around you at Ecomusee de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mont Saint-Michel.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Mont-Saint-Michel are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ecomusee de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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