Come experience a one day trip from Paris to follow in the Canadians' footsteps at Normandy.

See both the Canadian sector of the Normandy D-Day Landing beaches and the Caen War Memorial. Depart Paris in the morning and return via rail the same evening.


Price: $165 ($255 with 2nd Class Rail, $299 with 1st Class Rail).

NOTE: Currently this tour is only available every Tuesday. Our standard D-Day Tour from Paris focused on the American sector is available every day.

Canadian D-Day Tour Itinerary

Canadian soldiers at Juno Beach in Normandy FranceUpon arriving in Caen, you will meet your guide in the rail station. You'll start the day with a guided tour of the Caen War Memorial. Afterwards, enjoy a leisurely lunch in the Memorial cafeteria. Then it is off to the Canadian sectors of the D-Day landing beaches for a guided tour. (image: Canadians preparing to land at Juno Beach on June 6, 1944)

The D-Day landing beach portion of the day lasts approximately four to five hours. Transportation is provided in an air-conditioned vehicle. Up to 12 persons maximum per vehicle (why choose us instead of the large tour bus?).

The landing beach portion of your tour includes a visit to the following important Canadian Normandy D-Day sites:

Click on any symbol for more information about each site.

  • Bernieres-sur-MerBernieres-sur-Mer
  • Juno Beach Centre in CourseullesJuno Beach Centre in Courseulles
  • Canadian Cemetery in Beny-sur-MerCanadian Cemetery in Beny-sur-Mer
  • A guided visit of Abbaye d'ArdenneA guided visit of Abbaye d'Ardenne

See each stop plotted on a map: Canadian D-Day Tour Map


The Canadian D-Day tour includes:

  • Pick-up at the Caen railway station in the morning by a bilingual guide.
  • Guided tour of the WWII area of the Caen Memorial
  • Lunch at the Caen Memorial
  • Guided tour of the Canadian D-Day Landing beaches in the afternoon
  • An illustrated handbook (A Memorial de Caen publication): "The D-Day Landings"
  • Drop off at the Caen railway station in the early evening for the return trip to Paris

Overnight Options:

Want to stay overnight? Check out the Normandy Two Day Pass or our new Bayeux overnight option.

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Practical Information

If not booking your rail through, please do not book your train tickets until rail times are confirmed by us. The exact train schedule and pick up time at the Caen rail station will always be confirmed by our reservation department when booking.

You will arrive back in Paris around 9:00 pm in low season (October - March) and 10:00 pm in high season (April - September).


Cruising to Le Havre?

If your ship lands in Le Havre call us. We'll put together an unforgettable custom tour with pick up and drop off at your dock.


D-Day's 74th Anniversary

Normandy 1944-2018 and its partners are pleased to help you plan your trip to Normandy, for the 74th anniversary year of the historic D-Day invasion. Call or email today.



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