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Normandy Panorama

rue Montoir Poissonnerie, 14000 Caen, France
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Nice tour but would have liked a better balance between alone time and with tour guide.

Vanessa lead us on the 8 hour tour. She was very knowledgeable. I would have preferred less "alone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rbare
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Mason, Ohio
Vanessa Excellent

Vanessa has a excellent knowledge which is balanced in its interpretation of both Allies and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Geoff B
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The Normandy Panorama Guide Service is located next to Caen, France. Our goal is to help you discover beautiful and historic Normandy. The tours are conducted by a friendly bilingual experienced guide who is licensed by the French Tourism and Cultural Ministry. These tours are all conducted in 9-passenger air-conditioned minivans, which provide you with the personal touch necessary to appreciate and understand this beautiful country.We offer "private day tours" to: · Discover historical Normandy, " the D-day beaches " where we learn that freedom is not free· Learn the real story behind William the conqueror· Visit the famous Mont Saint Michel monastery· Discover the world famous Norman Gastronomy· Visit many small French villages and enjoy Normandy’s cheese, cider, calvados and other specialty products
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rue Montoir Poissonnerie, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed yesterday

Vanessa lead us on the 8 hour tour. She was very knowledgeable. I would have preferred less "alone time" to take pictures and more time with her to listen to her stories, particularly at Pointe du Hoc. We would basically go to each stop and...More

Thank rbare
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vanessa has a excellent knowledge which is balanced in its interpretation of both Allies and German perspectives and has a good sense of humour.

Thank Geoff B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given our limited time in the area, we were only able to schedule a 1/2 day tour of the Normandy area -- Vanessa made it the most memorable part of our multi city European trip however. Not only is Vanessa knowledgeable and personable, but she...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Vanessa was our tour guide, she was awesome. Very knowledgeable and described the events of the war very well. We enjoyed our time with Vanessa immensely.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Four of us just finished a fantastic two day tour of the Normandy area. Vanessa could not have been more knowledgeable. Of particular interest were the stories of individuals involved in the action that brought the landing to light. Strongly suggest doing at least two...More

Thank John N
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I am sure that there are other tours, but there is no better quide than Vanessa. Vanessa gave us the operational picture on June 6, 1944. The first wave was the paratroopers. We visited where they landed in the night and learned of their obstacles....More

Thank PatH95120
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Vanessa Letourneur was our guide in Normandy and she did a wonderful job describing the action that took place on the various battlefields we visited. She is thorough and extremely knowledgeable. Best of all she has a great sense of humor and an infectious laugh....More

Thank kkovach
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We took two tours with this company, Normandy and Mont St Michele. We had a guide named Adeline for both. She was an excellent guide, both from a knowledge standpoint and for pleasantness. She really knows her stuff. In two days we could not ask...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We were so fortunate to have Vanessa as a guide for two days. She is extremely personable and her wealth of knowledge is vast. We had beautiful weather which added to the enjoyment of touring the beaches and cemetery and then Mont St Michel two...More

Thank jill n
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This was a very thorough trip and Adeline was a great, well informed guide who definitely knows her stuff. The tour is both good and comprehensive, however, the British and Canadian contribution is largely ignored and the day is geared towards the Americans. I understand...More

Thank Russ F
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Steve B
15 December 2017|
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Response from chuck k | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about $80-90 a person, but not sure. My daughter lined it up for us. But it was well worth it as it lasted the entire day and included the transportation and entry fees. You could not replicate this yourself... More
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paris1947
24 September 2017|
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Response from Russ F | Reviewed this property |
This trip would be ideal for you as it is very focused towards the US involvement.
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Vivian L. H
2 April 2017|
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Response from NormandyPanorama | Property representative |
Hi We are sorry but we don't have any guides available on Thursday 13th April. Regards
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