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D Day Landing Tours

1 Rue Georges Clemenceau, 61700, Bayeux, France
+33 6 43 82 07 76
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Sword, Juno, and Gold D-Day landing beaches for the British and Canadians.

This is NOT a site seeing tour--it is an educational opportunity to learn about the landing areas... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
James F
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San Francisco, California
An excellent tour with a serious historian, Eric is more than just a guide.

I went looking for a detailed historical tour of the major US & British Normandy campaign locations... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
peterjc163
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Perth, Australia
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Follow in the footsteps and visit the Battlefields made famous in The Longest Day, Band of Brothers & Saving Private Ryan with native English speaking guides. Whether you are interested in the American, British or Canadian Sectors we are able to offer a private in depth, detailed historical tour with a fixed or tailor made itinerary to suit your needs. We specialise in detailed tours, but can offer sightseeing tours as well, with pick up from Normandy and Brittany.
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1 Rue Georges Clemenceau, 61700, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is NOT a site seeing tour--it is an educational opportunity to learn about the landing areas from the British perspective. Of course you see the usual and significant areas relative to the area, but Eric is incredibly knowledgeable down the smallest details about this...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went looking for a detailed historical tour of the major US & British Normandy campaign locations - the beaches, bunkers, museums and major battles away from the beaches, so I engaged Eric Turnbull for 3 days. I gave him my wishlist of museums and...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent collection and display of various weapons, ammunition and vehicles from both sides of the war. Gives real descriptions and feel for the hardships endured and the 20 minute movie at the end with real life stories from veterans is truly memorable. Located next to...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Eric: you did a fantastic job of tailoring your tour for our kids. Our son's 12th birthday present was a two day tour of the D Day landing sites which hold a particular fascination in his imagination. You really helped him to make it real...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

My wife, step-daughter, her 9-year old son and I visited France for my wife's 70th birthday. We did a two-day tour of the American sector of the landings with Eric. Eric really knows his stuff. He was able to both inform and entertain the four...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Two buddies of mine and myself took a half-day tour with Eric back in September 2017. Our wives remained in Paris and we took a train to Bayeux, where Eric met us. He was not kidding when he told us that half day was not...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Eric took four of us on a tour of the Falaise pocket. This was an off-the-beaten-path tour, but it serves as a great bookend to the landings. Unlike the beaches, this battle site was quiet and a part of the rural countryside. Eric brought the...More

Thank Randy O
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

As an 18th birthday present, my girlfriend and I travelled to and stayed in Caen to facilitate a full day private tour with Eric. As my great grandfather was parachute regiment, Eric toured us around British airborne sites including Buenoville, Ranville, Pegasus Bridge etc. The...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Eric Le Doux - Tumbull was fantastic! His Scottish accent and humor added to his significant depth of knowledge made this a most memorable visit to Normandy. Eric's stories and personal connection to the events that day were captivating and he overwhelmed us with his...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I along with her parents arranged to meet Eric Turnbull in Bayeux for a half day tour of Omaha Beach and other sites in the vicinty. Eric's grasp of the history and his passion for sharing it with us was immediate. He...More

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Allan K
24 June 2018|
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Response from DDayLandingTours | Property representative |
Hello sorry for the late reply. yes we have availability and can offer you a private 1 day tour from Bayeux. The price for 3 persons is 500 euros. Please contact us via our website and I can supply more information. Thank... More
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James M
26 May 2018|
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Response from Madeline S | Reviewed this property |
I’m not the tour guide. Sorry.
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