Just a short train ride from Paris, Normandy is mostly famous for its legendary history. From the dramatically evocative World War II landing beaches to the historic city of Bayeux and the notorious Mont Saint-Michel, every place is extremely touching. Even though, Normandy is mainly recognized for its history, it also boasts an amazing coastline, beautiful villages and peaceful countryside. Join us and experience it all on a bike tour of a lifetime.

Dates 2017: Jun 4th | Jun 11th | Jun 18th | Jun 25th | Jul 2nd | Jul 9th | Jul 16th | Jul 23rd | Jul 30th | Aug 6th | Aug 13th | Aug 20th | Aug 27th | Sep 3rd | Sep 10th | Sep 17th | Sep 24th |

Trip Price:

$3,898

Biking Level:

Easy

Hotel Style:

Luxury

Trip Type:

Guided

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Duration:

6 Days / 5 Nights

Limited to:

14 Guests

Start / End:

Caen / Rennes

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Bike Rental:

Included

Trip Highlights

Day 1 – 2: Start in the village of Creuilly with a light lunch. star Bike to the town of Arromanches, where the remains of Mulberry Harbor can be seen. star Discover the tapestry of Bayeux, an impressive 230-foot tapestry. star In the evening, take sometime off to relax by the pool.

Day 3: Tour the American Cemetery for an emotional visit. star Bike along Omaha Beach where the U.S “assault trop” allied landed on June 6th 1944. star Cycle to the Pointe du Hoc, a German stronghold on 100-foot cliffs overlooking the American Landing beach. star Dine in the hotel’s elegant dinning room. 

Day 4 – 5: Start with a lovely breakfast. star Trek through cool and shadowy forest to the Chateau de Balleroy, which was purchased in 1970 by Mallcom Forbes. star Sleep at a privately owned chateau where you are the personal guests of the count and countess de Kergorlay. star Visit the Mont Saint Michel, a Unesco World Heritage Site.

Hotels you will be Staying at During your Cycling Vacation

Chateau la Cheneviere

5 Star Hotel
(3 Nights)

Chateau de Canisy

4 Star Hotel
(1 Night)

Chateau Richeux

4 Star Hotel
(1 Night)

Included / Not Included

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Gear

Hybrid bicycle, DIGnGO water bottle, helmet, Garmin GPS and saddle bag.

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Meals

All breakfasts, 1 lunch and 4 dinners. Your leaders have recommendations for the meals on your own.

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Snacks & Refreshments

During the day, your leaders are along your bicycle route with water, M&M’s, dry fruits etc..

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One or More Leaders

1 leader for every 5 guests. With a minimum of 2 leaders on all our trips, you’re guaranteed a great tour.

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Activities

Guided tours of wineries and historic sites with local guides. See the detailed itinerary for a list of activities.

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Van Support

A leader is in the van, sweeping the route and making sure you have enough water, giving you a boost up a hill or fixing a flat.

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Luggage Transfer

Your luggage is delivered to your room before your arrival at the next hotel.

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Transportation

Any type of transportation to and from the pick up/drop off locations.

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Pre/Post Trip Lodging

Hotels or house rentals before and after the trip.

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Personal Expenses

Minibar, massages, laundry, non scheduled activities, etc.

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Alcoholic Beverages

All alcoholic drinks are at your own expense.

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Gratuites for your Leaders

Industry standard is 5% of the trip price per team of leaders.

Read More About the Trip

The itinerary has detailed information about activities, what’s included, gratuities, etc…

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