6 days in Normandy Itinerary

6 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amsterdam
Drive:  5 h 15 min
1
Rouen
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Honfleur
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
End: Amsterdam

1
night
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny, then take in nature's colorful creations at Fondation Claude Monet, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des impressionnismes, and finally head off the coast to Les Andelys. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, then steep yourself in history at Abbaye de Jumieges, then wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rouen trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Rouen is an approximately 5.5- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In October in Rouen, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Honfleur.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Giverny, Les Andelys, Abbaye de Jumieges
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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

1
night
Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Satie House and Museum (Maisons Satie), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame de Grace, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Deauville Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Honfleur online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Honfleur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October in Honfleur, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Honfleur

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Deauville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Notre Dame de Grace ©
Notre Dame de Grace
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church ©
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church
Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach

2
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've now added Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach to your itinerary. On the 21st (Fri), contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and then take in the history at Omaha Beach. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness the site of a historic battle at Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then contemplate the long history of Remains Mulberry Harbour, and finally stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery.

Plan my day in Bayeux using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Honfleur to Bayeux takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bayeux are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, Pointe du Hoc, Normandy American Cemetery, Omaha Beach, Remains Mulberry Harbour
Highlights from your plan
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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