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Normandy: Cycling through History!

Author Hendrik Willem Van Loon once said, "History is man in quest of his daily bread." If true, mankind must view Normandy as one very large bakery. So many world-altering moments have taken place in Normandy that creating history could almost be viewed as an industry here.

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Some of our cycling tours will take you to D-Day landing sites such as Arromanches
Our Mont-Saint-Michel cycling short escape will take you to Brittany and Normandy where Mont-Saint-Michel is located.
Most of the riding in Normandy takes place on quiet countryside roads
Our D-Day tour will take you to major historic site such as Sainte-Mere-Eglise

Normandy: Cycling through History...D-Day, Arromanches, etc.!

Most of our cycling tours will take you through Norman farmland known for its cider and cheese
A few of our bicycle tours will take to Mont-Saint-Michel
Local gastronomy offers a lot of cider-based and cream-based specialties.  It is famous for its cheeses and its cider and calvados

In Rouen, along the River Seine, the Place du Vieux-Marche designates where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. Just north of Caen, lie the beaches of Normandy where the allied invasion poured forth during World War II. William the Conqueror also used these shores to set off for the Battle of Hastings. Artistic history is deep too. Mont-St-Michel towers upon an island of rock and enjoys superstar status as one of the greatest architectural achievements in all of Europe.

The port village of Honfleur gave birth to Impressionism, and just outside of Giverny is where Monet derived inspiration for painting water lilies. Fortunately some of Normandy's residents realized that its combination of farmlands and coastline is not only good for making history but for making food too. Which, from our standpoint, is a great thing. Lobster, oysters, Camembert cheese, and Calvados brandy are just a few of its regional specialties that can turn a meal--dare we say--into being historic.

In this exceptional region of France, we offer a wide selection of week-long bicycle tours that will take you along the coast from Honfleur to Bayeux via the famous D-Day sites of Arromanches, Omaha Beach, etc..

For groups of 6 and more, do keep in mind that we organize custom bike trips that are sure to meet your requirements (hotels, daily mileage, etc...). These can be guided or self-guided. To get started, just fill out our custom tour request form.

2018 Normandy Tours
Self-Guided Tours for Leisure Riders:
Tour Name Duration Price per Person
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7n/8d From 995 euros
7n/8d From 1,030 euros
6n/7d From 930 euros
4n/5d From 465 euros
3n/4d or 5n/6d From 490 euros
3n/4d From 450 euros
Self-Guided Tours for Avid Riders:
Tour Name Duration Price per Person
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7n/8d From 1,030 euros
6n/7d From 1,030 euros
Example of a custom bicycle tour in Normandy:
Tour Name Duration Price per Person
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On request On request