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Executive D-Day Private Tours

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Address: Place 6 Juin 1944, 14400 Bayeux, France
Phone Number: +33-6-5029-9147
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Description: Bertrand is an independant tour guide who offers private tours on the...
Bertrand is an independant tour guide who offers private tours on the sites of the Normandy D-Day Landing Areas.
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Best tour guide ever.

We had been planning a visit to Normandy and the D-Day sites since we got married three years ago. My husband and I are not really organized-tour people, but we also knew we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We had been planning a visit to Normandy and the D-Day sites since we got married three years ago. My husband and I are not really organized-tour people, but we also knew we didn't want to miss out on any information for these special sites. We found Bertrand on Trip Advisor, and having him as our tour guide was one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Bertrand was a great guide. So knowledgeable and excited to tell you about history. My husband and I learned so much in just one day. Truly appreciate the time he took with us. I'm sure he was unimpressed with our lack of history knowledge but he never showed it. Very helpful, educational and personable. You will not be disappointed. Highly... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Spent a great day visiting the US D-Day battle sites with Bertrand. Bertrand is very personable and knowledgeable about the history of the battles and his easy going manner put us at ease immediately. We did not realize the distances between the respective beaches, cemeteries and museums and would have wasted enormous amount of time trying to navigate and schedule... More 

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Derwood, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Bertrand was our guide/host/friend for an amazing 9 1/2 hours. He truly makes history come alive and engages you in the telling of D-Day history with lively conversation and questions on your historical knowledge. His recommendation to view The Longest Day before our visit proved invaluable as he was able to explain what we saw in the film in the... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Wow, what a great day. We saw more in a day that we could have ever seen on our own. He knew just where to go and kept us rolling along. Very knowledgeable and personable - couldn't have asked for a better guide. I recommend him wholeheartedly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Bertrand was fantastic and is obviously passionate about many aspects of the area's history. His tour is fast-paced, but he always made time to answer our questions and crack a few jokes along the way. Had a great time and would recommend his tour to anyone interested in touring the D Day beaches.

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LaPorte, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I scheduled Bertrand for a private tour for myself and 3 backpacking friends on March 27. He picked us up in Bayeux at our Hotel (he was right on time, even ahead of schedule). He was friendly, courteous, funny and knowledgeable in every way. We got to see more locations, learn some local culture and lore, and spent 9 hours... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Our day started out perfectly! Bertrand was waiting for us when our train arrived from Paris and immediately whisked us to a local bakery so we could pick up lunch before beginning a most spectacular tour of Normandy. Bertrand was knowledgeable and remained unbiased throughout our time with him. We were both moved and humbled by the history and sites... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We contacted Executive D-Day Tours for a private tour. Unfortunately, they were fully booked. However, they recommended another tour operator. I was impressed with the quick response and their effort to direct us to someone that could help us.

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Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Our one day tour of the D Day sites in Normandy with Bertrand was truly the highlight of our 10 day trip through Berlin, Normandy and Paris. Bertrand's knowledge and attention to detail were incredible. His enthusiasm was infectious. Our tour included Bayeux, the German cemetery, Saint Mare-Eglise, Utah Beach, Pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach and the American Cemetery, and... More 

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