10 days in Normandy Itinerary

10 days in Normandy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Deauville Beach, and then make a trip to Vieux Bassin.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rouen online driving holiday planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Rouen is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daily temperatures in Rouen can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Etretat.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Honfleur, Fondation Claude Monet, Deauville Beach, Collegiale Notre Dame
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach
Vieux Bassin ©
Vieux Bassin

2
nights
Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Porte d’Aval, then make a trip to Chemin des Douaniers, then head outdoors with Cote d'Albatre, and finally take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): get outside with Le Fleuve La Veules, then have some family-friendly fun at Woody Park, and then head outdoors with Etretat Aventure.

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You can drive from Rouen to Etretat in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Etretat are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Etretat

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Etretat Aventure, Woody Park, Le Fleuve La Veules
Highlights from your plan
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Chemin des Douaniers ©
Chemin des Douaniers
Le Fleuve La Veules ©
Le Fleuve La Veules

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, take in the history at Omaha Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Andre, and finally contemplate the long history of Remains Mulberry Harbour. On your second day here, learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally make a trip to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Bayeux online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Etretat to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Remains Mulberry Harbour, Eglise Saint-Andre, Normandy American Cemetery, Memorial de Caen, Omaha Beach
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen

3
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mont-Saint-Michel: La Grande Cascade (in Le Neufbourg), Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal (in Brehal) and Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel (in Genets). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, cool off at Alligator Bay, and don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip planner.

Traveling by train from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

La Grande Cascade, Le Village Enchante, Alligator Bay, Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal, Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel ©
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel
Alligator Bay ©
Alligator Bay

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