Follow in the footsteps of the GI’S and discover the landing beaches by walk. During 4 days, you will have an appointment with one of the most incredible moment of the twentieth century. A unique way to discover, as an infantryman, a less known, different and unique Normandy. More than a hike , a complete immersion in history.
The strong points :
Arromanches and its artificial port
Omaha Beach and its American Cemetery
The Pointe du Hoc
The discovery of deep Normandy
The trek :
From the inland, we will meet the beaches. Beaches that we follow until GrandCamp through Creully, Arromanches, Port en Bessin. We will leave the shores to sink into the groves in the direction of Bayeux.
The dates :
May to October but the best and the most beautiful, June 6th of each year! Change of scenery guaranteed! Next departure from 5th to 9th June 2019 included.
Being able to hold an effort of 6 to 7 hours a day, with carry, is an advantage. A good training beforehand will allow you to make the most of this exceptional walk. Depending on the housing option chosen, the weight of the bag is variable. From 4 to 8 people. Departure from 4 participants. Possibility of the same program on other dates (do not hesitate to inquire)
1) Paper Freedom mode: € 100 The price includes: the detailed route, maps, accommodation proposals, GPS tracks, postage. The price does not include: accompaniment in the field, reservations.
2) Freedom Mode digital version: 20 € The price includes: the detailed monaventure route (pdf version), GPS tracks. The price does not include: accompaniment in the field, reservations, maps and topo paper version.
3) Mode with guide: From 4 to 8 people. Departure from 4 participants. Quotation on request. Topo on request (here)
Please specify the version chosen.
The program :
Day 1: Meeting on June 5th at Bayeux (noon). Start of the 1st stage (15 kms)
Day 2: June 6th, 2nd stage (28 kms)
Day 3: June 7th, 3rd stage (27 kms)
Day 4: June 8th, 4th stage (34 kms). Back to Bayeux end of the day.
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