We provide full day packages that include a variety of services to create your own schedule : guided tours, lunch, site visits and other activities. You will find below some day trip suggestions that you can adjust to suit your requirements, restrictions, budgets and any possible themes. Feel free to contact us to book your full day package !

Discover the must-see of Caen la mer and Normandy

Caen, 1000 years of History

A la découverte du château de Caen
Caen Castle – ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs

From William the Conqueror to the Battle of Normandy.

  • Morning
    Caen Memorial guided tour (2 hours)
      
  • Midday
    Lunch in Caen
    (3-course meal and drink package)
      
  • Afternoon
    Caen guided tour (2 to 3 hours)
    (to choose among the visits available from p.8 to 11)
    ou
    Little train tour with comments (45 min.)
    (from April to September)

Caen & the D-Day Landings beaches

Plages du débarquement, port artificiel d'Arromanches les bains
Arromanches ©Calvados Tourisme / L.Durand

Base on 40 persons: From 29,50€/Pax

A day not to be missed at the heart of Normandy and history.

  • Morning
    Guided visit of the Caen Memorial (2hrs)
    or
    Guided visit to Caen (2hrs or 3hrs)
    or
    Guided visit to the medieval city of Bayeuxand its Tapestry (3hrs)
    The famous 11th century work recounting the conquest of England by William the Conqueror.
      
  • Midday
    Lunch in Caen or Arromanches
    (3 courses menu + drink package)
      
  • Afternoon
    Guided visit to the main sites on the D-Day Landings beaches (4hrs)
    On 6 June 1944, over 150,000 allied soldiers landed on the Normandy beaches during the biggest air and amphibious military operation of all time!

Between Land & Sea

Phare de Ouistreham Riva Bella, Normandie
Lighthouse of Ouistreham Riva-Bella – ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs

Base on 40 persons: From 25,00€/Pax

Blending themes from the urban heritage of Caen with the seaside resort of Ouistreham.

  • Morning
    Visit Caen in the little train (45 min)
    (from April to September)
    or
    Jeannette Madeleines tour and tasting (1hr)
    Manufacturing process, the company’s turbulent history and revival, tasting…
      
  • Midday
    Lunch in Ouistreham Riva-Bella
    (3 courses menu + drink package)
      
  • Afternoon
    Guided visit to Ouistreham-Riva-Bella  (2hrs)

Gourmet tour to the heart of Normandy

Base on 40 persons : From 38,00€/Pax

This day trip is a postcard for Normandy:natural and iconic scenery plus food and drink to boot!

  • Matin
    Visit & tasting to the Graindorge cheese dairy in Livarot.
     (1hr30-2hrs)
    Audioguided tour of the production workshops through galleries.
    or
    Visit & tasting at Calvados Experience(1hr30)
    A journey through a multisensory universe to relive the history of Normandy and discover the transformation of the apples to Calvados. Tasting of the most Norman spirits!
  • Midday
    Lunch
    (3 courses menu + drink package)
  • Afternoon
    Côte Fleurie
    guided tour (4hrs)
    Guided tour in Honfleur and the beautiful seaside resorts of Deauville, Villers and Cabourg.

Discover Caen la mer differently

Local know-how

Poterie du Mesnil de Bavent
Poterie du Mesnil de Bavent – ©Calvados Attractivité / A. Legoff

Base on 40 persons : From 27,50€/pax

The chance to experience the expertise of local renowned and approved companies.

  • Morning
    Jeannette
    Madeleines tasting tour (1hr)
    Manufacturing process, the company’s turbulent history and revival, tasting…
     
  • Midday
    Lunch between Caen and the sea

    (3 courses-menu + drinks package)
     
  • Afternoon
    Poterie du Mesnil de Bavent
    tour (2hrs) 
    This company is specialized in the finial:learn about its history and manufacture.

Experience the city differently

Bateau électrique sur l'Orne à Caen la mer
Electric boat tour ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs

Base on 40 persons : From 27,00€/pax

A rustic day out in Caen where nature is the very heart of the town with its many parks, gardens and the banks
of the Orne.

  • Morning
    Colline aux Oiseaux or plant
    garden tour (2 hrs)
    Tour provided by the town’s horticultural department (from Monday to Friday)
    or
    Little train tour with comments (45 min.)
    (available from April to September)
     
  • Midday
    Lunch in Caen
    (3 courses menu + drinks package)
     
  • Afternoon
    Electric boat tour on the Orne
     (1hr)
    Explore the town on the water with a relaxing zen experience.(available from April to September)

Experience the sea differently

Bateau de pêche dans le port de Ouistreham
Ouistreham port ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs

Base on 30 persons : From 33,00€/pax

Beach day under a GPS umbrella or at the top of a lighthouse!

  • Morning
    Ouistreham Port tour with its fish market and trip to the top of the lighthouse. 
    (optional) (2hrs)
    Option
    Seafood tasting by the sea
    (from April to September)
     
  • Midday
    Lunch in Ouistreham Riva-Bella

    (3 courses menu + drinks package)
     
  • Afternoon
    « La Délicate » audio tour in Ouistreham or Lion-sur-mer/Hermanville-sur-mer
     (1hr30) 
    A geolocated audio tour, a unique immersive experience to learn the history and anecdotes of these seaside resorts.

Discover all our full day packages in Caen la mer

Informations

Nathalie PETIT 
n.petit@caenlamer-tourisme.fr 
+33 (0)2 31 27 14 10

Céline GIGUET 
c.giguet@caenlamer-tourisme.fr 
+33 (0)2 31 27 97 58