We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

D-day Guided Tours

14200 Caen, France
+33 6 10 02 12 32
Review Highlights
British D Day Invasion beaches tour with Overloadtour

We took the all day tour of the Gold, Juno and Sword beaches where the shore landings and glider... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bradenton, Florida
Excellent tour and excellent guide

Patricia did an amazing job! She was a wealth of information from the museum to the beaches. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Berwick, Maine
Read all 165 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
14200 Caen, France
+33 6 10 02 12 32
Write a Review
Reviews (165)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the all day tour of the Gold, Juno and Sword beaches where the shore landings and glider landings took place on June 6th, 1944. Our guide, Brigitte, was excellent. So informative and lots of inside information of the specific sites and people involved....More

Thank BillandPatty2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Patricia did an amazing job! She was a wealth of information from the museum to the beaches. The lunch was excellent.. There were no questions left unanswered and you could tell she loved what she was doing. The whole experience was very sobering.. Highly recommend...More

1  Thank ESR5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must-do experience for any American visiting France. While my dad served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was on the USS Tuscaloosa during the D-Day Allied invasion, visitation to this site was even more significant because of that fact. However, one cannot help...More

Thank PatsFan1229
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mathias goes far beyond expectations. He is an excellent professional, gives wonderful explanations and has an amazingly vast knowledge of everything concerning History of Normandy and History of World War II. The level of details he will give you cannot be matched. If you want...More

Thank Paulo K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mathias was an excellent tour guide. Communicating with him prior to and on the actual tour was a pleasure. I highly recommend touring Normandy with Mathias, as he is very knowledgeable and accommodating. I wish we had more time to spend with Mathias during our...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A long time "must see" in my book. I feel like a more "complete' American now. It's very sobering - yet awe inspiring -to stand on those beaches and look up at the Nazi gun emplacements. The D-Day Cemetery is proof that the government can...More

Thank Roger E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we were able to book w/Mathias. One of the main reasons we booked with him is that he is from the area. So we got details that were personal and allowed us into life under German occupation. Like his Grandparents billeted German soldiers....More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked Nicole Sarda for a day and a half for a guided tour of D-Day sites in Normandy in April of 2017. Before we had even arrived, she gave us suggestions of what to see in Bayeux, where we were staying. As for D-Day...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Our family of four loved the passion and knowledge Mathias shared with us. He was very flexible, geared the tour to our interests, patiently answered all of our questions and safely drove us around all the areas we wanted to see. It was a highlight...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 21 March 2017

If you want to experience Normandy in a personal way with someone whose incredible knowledge matches his passion for the Normandy area and for history, you will find none better than Mathias Leclere. His family has been in Normandy for three centuries and his grandparents...More

3  Thank KyGrrl
Nearby Restaurants
222 reviews
.97 km away
Molto Bene
68 reviews
1.33 km away
Pizzeria Cesano
54 reviews
.97 km away
Steak Family
20 reviews
1.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Christophe Rault Private Tours
53 reviews
1.17 km away
Beauregard Aventure
60 reviews
.99 km away
Normandy Heritage Tours
24 reviews
1.55 km away
Royal kids
28 reviews
1.59 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Vi B
How do I get to your tours from the U.K. Using public transport?
28 March 2017|
Response from Steve60992 | Reviewed this property |
I took TGV train to Paris then local train to Cain. The guide then met us at Cain train station and returned us to the station that afternoon.
Hola Como contacto a Mathias ?
31 January 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from jane m | Reviewed this property |
Look up ddayguided tours.
Hello everyone, I am considering seeing the WWII memorials this summer. I am naturally thinking to do this trip tied in with a Paris visit. My question is, what is the best way to travel from Paris to the memorials? Also, do I need a day, 2 days? If I stay overnight- where should I stay? Thanks, Steve
13 January 2017|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines