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Normandy Battle Tours

Carentan railway station, 50480 Carentan, Carentan-les-Marais, France
+33 2 33 41 28 34
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Absolutely fabulous

We just returned from a 6 night stay with Stuart & Jenny and things could not have been better... read more

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Chris W
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Maylene, Alabama
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Second time touring with Normandy Battle Tours!

This was our second week-long tour with Stuart, and was as phenomenal and as meaningful as the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lcforbes
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Virginia
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Normandy Battle Tours offers tailor-made historically robust single and multi-day tours of the D-Day Battlefields for small groups of between 1 and 7 people. Whether following the route of a family member or just curious to learn more about one of man's greatest ever military feats, we can offer you a unique insight into D-Day and the Battle for Normandy through our tours which are led by the only academically trained historian / published author to be working as a full time battlefield guide in Normandy.
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Carentan railway station, 50480 Carentan, Carentan-les-Marais, France
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+33 2 33 41 28 34
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just returned from a 6 night stay with Stuart & Jenny and things could not have been better. Stuart has an encyclopedic knowledge of the events of the entire Normandy and the individual stories that he has acquired from veterans provide a fascinating yet...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second week-long tour with Stuart, and was as phenomenal and as meaningful as the first. We have now seen all five of the D-Day landing beaches and so much more. Stuart is a brilliant and engaging student of D-Day. The tours are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we first booked this tour, I was a bit hesitant – how interesting would it be, is there enough to see and learn, etc. Well after spending time with Stuart and Jenny, I can honestly say it is one of the most memorable trips...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

When I first booked our 4 night, 5 day tour with Stuart, I knew that this was going to be an incredible experience. He was very accommodating and put together an amazing itinerary for us. He and his wife Jenny made us feel right at...More

Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Stuart helped me to understand the enormity of D-Day and the Normandy Invasion, and the role that my father and his ship played in that mighty operation. My father served on the destroyer, USS Herndon, which was engaged in shore bombardment at Utah Beach on...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

This tour is nothing short of fantastic! Stuart is not only incredibly knowledgable but the personal stories and experiences that he shares really bring the tour to life. His passion and excitement for what happened in Normandy and the stories he has uncovered from the...More

Thank Susan T
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Stuart was a joy to be around, a wonderful teacher full of interesting facts and anecdotes. From the initial booking of the tour through the end, Stuart was accommodating and a pleasure to deal with. He picked us on time at the railway station, gave...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

In December, 2017 my wife, my two children (age 24 and 20) and I had the amazing opportunity to go to Normandy and visit D-Day landing and battle sites. I found Stuart Robertson from a very laudatory review in Rick Steve's book on France and...More

Thank Abraham T
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

My wife, her 80 year old father, and I spent four days touring the WWII battle sites of Normandy with Stuart and his wife Jenny. Our experience was excellent. We stayed in their charming and comfortable 1600’s era farmhouse that had been updated with all...More

Thank Iowa0521
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

In July 2017, my husband and I took two of our grown children to tour the WW2 sites of Normandy. Our son has always had a huge interest in WW2 and just graduated from College. We were all so impressed with Stuart's presentation of these...More

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mcsuss
6 June 2018|
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Response from lroselle58 | Reviewed this property |
I agree about Stuart Robertson. He is a history professor in the UK and has written books about Normandy. We have been to Normandy twice as day trips from Paris. The first was with a tour guide from Paris who crammed us into... More
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mcsuss
6 June 2018|
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Response from Susan T | Reviewed this property |
Go to his website for answers to all your questions
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SuperSueB
18 May 2018|
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Response from Jenny R | Property representative |
Only breakfast is included at the lodgings. Lunches and dinner are taken at local restaurants - for assessment of the accommodation please see our website or scroll down the reviews for the comments of our previous guests... More
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