7 days in Normandy & Brittany Itinerary

7 days in Normandy & Brittany Itinerary

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Rouen
— 2 nights
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Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Saint-Malo
— 1 night
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night

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Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rouen: Falaises d'Etretat (in Etretat), Pont de Normandie (in Honfleur) and Ecomusee de la Pomme et du Cidre (in Bretteville-du-Grand-Caux). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, visit Rue du Gros-Horloge, and admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rouen trip planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Rouen is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in August, expect Rouen to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Falaises d'Etretat, Pont de Normandie, Ecomusee de la Pomme et du Cidre
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, take in the history at Omaha Beach, then appreciate the history behind D-Day Monument, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc, brush up on your military savvy at Memorial de Caen, and then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bayeux road trip app.

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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, Pointe du Hoc, Memorial de Caen
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen

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Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): kick back and relax at Plage du Sillon, make a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, then meet the residents at Grand Aquarium, and finally make a trip to Centre Historique.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint-Malo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Saint-Malo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Centre Historique
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Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Grand Aquarium ©
Grand Aquarium
Plage du Sillon ©
Plage du Sillon

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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 16th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Mont Saint-Michel.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel online vacation maker.

Traveling by bus from Saint-Malo to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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