Route & dates
Ouistreham— 1 night
With fine, sandy beaches on the English Channel, Ouistreham is a small port town with fishing boats, leisure crafts, and a ferry harbor.Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): examine the collection at Le Grand Bunker Musee du Mur de l'Atlantique, then get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial, then take in the views from Pegasus Bridge, and finally take an in-depth tour of Juno Beach Centre. On the next day, take in the history at Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and then contemplate the long history of Remains Mulberry Harbour.
For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ouistreham travel route planner.
If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiport is Deauville-Saint-Gatien Airport. In August in Ouistreham, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Ouistreham
Ranville, Normandy American Cemetery, Omaha Beach, Remains Mulberry Harbour, Juno Beach Centre