9 days in Normandy Itinerary

9 days in Normandy Itinerary

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9 days in Normandy Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
+3
Fly + bus + train + bus:  11​h
1
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bayeux
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Honfleur
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Rouen
— 2 nights
+3
train + foot + train + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, then look for all kinds of wild species at Mont Saint-Michel Bay, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mont Saint-Michel.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel driving holiday app .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Mont-Saint-Michel is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight, train, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in May, expect nights in Mont-Saint-Michel to be colder, around 9°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Mont Saint-Michel Bay ©
Mont Saint-Michel Bay

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Get out of town with these interesting Bayeux side-trips: Church of Angoville-Au-Plain (in Angoville-Au-Plain), Airborne Museum (in Sainte-Mere-Eglise) and Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant (in Falaise). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, get outside with Omaha Beach, and steep yourself in history at Pointe du Hoc.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Honfleur.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Church of Angoville-Au-Plain, Pointe du Hoc, Memorial de Caen, Airborne Museum
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery ©
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
nights
Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Vieux Bassin and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Falaises d'Etretat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Chemin des Douaniers, kick back and relax at Deauville Beach, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Calvados Experience by Pere Magloire, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Catherine's Catholic Church.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Honfleur route builder tool .

You can drive from Bayeux to Honfleur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Honfleur are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Honfleur

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Etretat, Calvados Experience by Pere Magloire, Deauville Beach
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Vieux Bassin ©
Vieux Bassin
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church ©

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and then admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rouen trip planner .

Traveling by car from Honfleur to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June in Rouen, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fondation Claude Monet
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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