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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...more
50390 Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience staying at Chateau de Beaulieu and touring Normandy with Eddie and Sharon Parks. We learned so much about the area and D-Day. Will recommend to anyone about our experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Percy B
Edward P, Owner at CDB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

We’re so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it was fun spending time with you and H (Oscar!) We were happy to help arrange your transfer back to Paris too, on such a busy day.

Reviewed August 5, 2018

I have told countless people about the incredible experience my family and I had touring the beaches of Normandy with Eddie. We surprised our son, who eats, sleeps, and breathes history, with this trip for his graduation. We spent 3 days with Eddie, who developed...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Erika M
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Lt. Col. Eddie Parks and his wife Sharon were fantastic hosts. They were exceptionally knowledgeable and skilled as tour guides, and I fully endorse them and their services. We loved their chateau. The food was excellent. They were patient and flexible, and did everything in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Edward P, Owner at CDB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thank you for your very kind comments, we thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and helping you to explore and discover Normandy with us. Very kindest regards E&S

Reviewed January 2, 2018

Giving Eddie, Sharon, and the Chateau de Beaulieu 5 stars doesn't really do it justice. I've never given a TripAdvisor review before, but I felt like I owed the Parks one after having such a great experience. They were incredibly accommodating. They picked us up...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Peter C
Edward P, Owner at CDB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Peter, Thank you so much for your very kind review, we thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and your family, your mum has sent us a message to say how much your dad enjoyed his first trip out of the US and we’re so pleased that we...More

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

Date of experience: October 2017
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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

Date of experience: May 2017
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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

Date of experience: May 2017
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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

Date of experience: April 2017
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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

Date of experience: April 2017
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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

Date of experience: September 2016
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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