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CDB Historical Day Tours

Chateau de Beaulieu, 50390 Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France
+33 2 33 08 00 92
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This guy is the best

Lieutenant Colonel Edward Parks spent a decorated and distinguished career with the Royal Marines... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2017
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Canadian D-Day Tour - Spectacular

After researching for weeks for a Canadian D-Day tour I came across CDB Historical Day Tours. The... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2017
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Guided Tours of the DDay sites,Omaha Beach,Utah Beach,St Mere Eglise,Point du Hoc, La Fiere, Band of Brothers sites, includes background presentation if required.Bayeux, Balleroy, Chateau Pirou, Scriptorium at Avranches, Mont St Michel.Royal Marine Officer, Edward, with 30+ years experience,and his wife Sharon would like to share historic Normandy with you. Stay as our guests or we can collect you from local Normandy hotels.
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Chateau de Beaulieu, 50390 Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France
+33 2 33 08 00 92
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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Lieutenant Colonel Edward Parks spent a decorated and distinguished career with the Royal Marines. In that career he learned how to plan, how to time and sequence events, how to train and brief, and how to change plans when weather or road hazards get in...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017

After researching for weeks for a Canadian D-Day tour I came across CDB Historical Day Tours. The reviews were impressive and they were the ONLY tour company that could offer a 2 day Canadian D-Day tour. Eddie and Sharon were the hosts and very welcoming....More

Thank Eb19_Son29
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Two friends and myself spent a memorable 2 days/3 nights with Sharon and Eddie. What a great experience. We came to visit Juno Beach and they made the experience unforgettable. Eddie has an in-depth knowledge of D-Day that makes you really appreciate the sacrifice made...More

Thank Alex_ago_tor
Reviewed April 24, 2017

There were six of us travelling (3 couples) to Normandy to see the D Day sites, Mont Saint Michel and Bayeux. There was a range of interest among our group. Some had a deep interest in military history while others only had a cursory understanding...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

My family opted to stay at the Chateau de Beaulieu based on reviews found on Facebook and Trip Advisor. How utterly satisfied we were to have booked this venue! The reviews were spot on and we wouldn’t change a thing about our stay at this...More

Thank doug k
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We went for a tour of the D Day landing and received a complete experience. We were picked up at the train station in Valognes and taken to the Chateau de Beaulieu in time for cocktails and dinner. Our hosts Sharon and Edward Parks (he...More

Thank 1travelingpair
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Magical three days spent touring Normandy. This is an unbelievable hidden jewel that I am so lucky to have found while reading the TA forum. Eddie Parks leads the tours of the D-Day sites. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the Royal Marines. His...More

Thank Chitownbigcityfan
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is the most pleasant way to experience the history of D Day as well as experience some of classic Normandy. We stayed 3 nights with Eddie and Sharon at their delightful small chateau. They operate a friendly home base which was more of a...More

Thank Graham C
Edward P, Owner at CDB Historical Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2016

Thank you kindly, we look forward to seeing you again and continuing the banter. X S&E

Reviewed May 19, 2016

I also posted this same review for Chateau Beaulieu which is also operated by the same owners. My husband and I travelled with my parents from Canada to Europe for their 50th anniversary trip. My father is a keen WW11 historian and my research lead...More

Thank smitch1
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

We arrived late on Sunday and were met by Eddie at the train station at 10pm. On arrival at the Chateau we were treated to a welcome supper. After breakfast we were taken by Eddie aka Colonel Parks to the American Beaches, cemetery et al....More

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Edward P, Owner at CDB Historical Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2016

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, thank you to your friends for recommending us, and thanks also for the book you kindly sent to us from Paris. We hope to see you again sometime, there's...More

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May 6, 2016|
Response from Edward P | Property representative |
Hello, it depends how long you stay and how many tours you take. A 2 night stay with 1 day tour is Euros 290 per person, Tour, dinner, bed and breakfast and lunch all included. A 4 night stay with 3 full day tours and a... More