Bayeux & Normandy

4 Days
French language studies in Bayeux & Normandy with opportunities for listening & reading as well as tasks suitable for speaking & writing controlled assessments.  Study pack, teachers' notes & entrance fees included

Typical Four-Day Itinerary via Dover 

Day One:  Outward

School pick-up (no earlier than 06.00 hours) & travel to Normandy via cross-Channel ferry from Dover.  Evening meal & overnight in Bayeux or Lion-sur-Mer


Day Two:  Bayeux

Visit to the Bayeux Tapestry & Bayeux Cathedral.  Language work in Bayeux.  Afternoon visit to Gold Beach & Mulberry Harbour.  Evening meal & overnight in Bayeux or Lion-sur-Mer

Alternative visits include:  Cheese factory or Normandie Caramel at Isigny-sur-Mer


Day Three:   Caen

Morning:  William the Conqueror's Citadel in Caen, Abbaye aux Hommes & Abbaye aux Dames.  Afternoon visit to Falaise Castle.  Evening meal & overnight in Bayeux or Lion-sur-Mer

Alternative visits include:  Caen Peace Museum, Honfleur, Cidrerie or Boulangerie with demonstration & tasting


Day Four:  Return

Depart for Calais with hypermarket visit en-route.  Ferry to Dover.  Disembark & return to school.  Drop-off at 19.00-20.00 hours (approx)



Your tour price will vary according to the time of year you wish to travel.  Our price list shows prices for the busiest periods first & the significant savings you can make at other times of the year.  Click on the price button above for details

Prices are based on 44 students & 5 free staff via Dover

Quotations available for smaller parties

Curriculum Relevance

French GCSE Specifications for AQA, OCR, Edexcel & WJEC Examination Boards

National Curriculum Key Stage 3

Activities covering listening & reading as well as preparation for controlled assessments in speaking & writing


Tours Include

School pick-up & drop-off

Study pack & teachers’ notes

49-seat executive coach

Return ferry crossings via Dover

Half-board accommodation in Bayeux or Lion-sur-Mer for three nights

Entrance fees

Group passport costs refunded

Risk assessment



Tour guide & travel insurance


Cross-Curricular Link

History:  D-Day battlefield tour



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Venues listed below can be included in your study tour as appropriate.  Click on the links below for further details 


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