Brittany & Normandy Easygoing Walking Tour

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Women's Adventures Women 18+

Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond Best for ages 20+ (min. age 18)

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Families with Teens & Kids Best for ages 9-17 (min. age 4)

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6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 1-2

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

Casual Hotels - Known for their character, charm and proximity to outdoor adventures and Backroads activities.

Small Luxury Ships - Unpack once and cover more distance on an intimate ship with spacious staterooms and superb amenities.

Brittany & Normandy Easygoing Walking Tour

Couples, Friends & Solos

Small Group Adventures for:

Couples, Friends & Solos Adults 18+

Women's Adventures Women 18+

Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond Best for ages 20+ (min. age 18)

Families with Older Teens & 20s Best for ages 17-23 (min. age 14)

Families with Teens & Kids Best for ages 9-17 (min. age 4)

6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 1-2

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

Casual Hotels - Known for their character, charm and proximity to outdoor adventures and Backroads activities.

Small Luxury Ships - Unpack once and cover more distance on an intimate ship with spacious staterooms and superb amenities.

2024: May-Jul

From $5,249 - $5,399 /person

Dolce Tempo Journey from France's D-Day Beaches to St-Malo

This land is steeped in history, from William the Conqueror to World War II. It tells a story with every crash of the waves and every gust of wind. Brittany and Normandy: land of the Celts, the Britons, the French. Now it’s your home for a week. Come indulge in oysters and apple cider. Walk these ancient trails. Visit Omaha beach and Mont-St-Michel. Hear what these landscapes have to say.

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Highlights

  • Walk the dramatic cliffside trails of Brittany’s Emerald Coast, with views of the English Channel on one side and fields of wildflowers on the other
  • Enjoy tranquil beaches and lush countryside in Normandy and visit the iconic Bayeux Tapestry, one of the supreme achievements of the Norman Romanesque
  • Discover the compelling history of this region, from D-Day beaches to medieval treasures, and explore its vibrant contemporary culture
  • Savor the natural bounty of this region with fresh oysters, celebrated local apple cider and specialties like moules-frites and Normandy’s famous Camembert cheese
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France

Start Caen

End Rennes

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Itinerary

Days 1-3

Description

Enjoy a delicious picnic lunch on a quaint cider farm outside of Bayeux • Explore the iconic Norman countryside on foot, passing bucolic villages and lush green pastures • Walk along the Aure River • Arrive to Bayeux, the first French town to be liberated after D-Day • Wander the town’s cobbled streets and join its vibrant street life, from terraced cafés to boutique shops • See the iconic Bayeux Tapestry • Continue to the coast, where stunning vistas await • Experience World War II history firsthand at Omaha Beach, the ruins of German bunkers, and the American Military Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer • Explore the village of Arromanches and its artificial port, constructed to support the D-Day invasion • Take in the vista of the town and the English Channel from the clifftops above • Visit Pointe du Hoc, replete with history and featuring stunning sea views • Taste classic Norman cuisine and sip farm-fresh apple cider.

Accommodations
Villa Lara

(3 nights)

Nights 1-3

Villa Lara
Bayeux
Premiere Hotel

An elegantly appointed and family-owned boutique hotel just steps from Bayeux Cathedral in the heart of the city.

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Days 4-6

Description

See how the Côte d’Emeraude (Emerald Coast) earned its name • Explore Mont-St-Michel, the island monastery and World Heritage Site that has become a destination for pilgrims from around the world • Enjoy a visit to Cancale, the home of Louis XIV’s favorite oysters • Take in the incredible views of the Bay of Mont-St-Michel from our hotel • Meander through the fortified city of St-Malo with time for a coffee or some shopping • Walk along the hills through quaint villages and past dramatic cliffs.

Accommodations

Nights 4-5

Grand Hôtel Barrière Dinard
Dinard
Premiere Hotel

This stately 19th-century hotel welcomes you with warm décor and mesmerizing views overlooking the coast and St-Malo. (pool, spa)

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

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Hotels

World-Class Hotels

Our hand-selected Premiere hotels offer exceptional hospitality and experiences as special as the regions we explore.

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Nights 1-3

Villa Lara
Bayeux

Premiere Hotel

An elegantly appointed and family-owned boutique hotel just steps from Bayeux Cathedral in the heart of the city.

Nights 4-5

Grand Hôtel Barrière Dinard
Dinard

Premiere Hotel

This stately 19th-century hotel welcomes you with warm décor and mesmerizing views overlooking the coast and St-Malo. (pool, spa)

From $5,249 - $5,399 /person

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