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La Rougerie Tours

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Tours for DDay and the following 100 days of battles in Normandy. Tours can last a day but typically are two days in duration (unless specifically following a person or unit's progress through Normandy).
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Lieu Dit la Rougerie, 50620 Saint-Fromond, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have recently returned from the "Shearings" tour of the D Day landing beaches and what a brilliant guide we had in Adrian.Over the course of 2 days we covered a large area of the landings and the progress made by the allied forces inland.The...More

Thank Michael A
LaRougerieTours, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am delighted to have been able to fill in the gaps for you. Its always a pleasure when we can follow the progress of one of the many heroes of that time.

Reviewed August 24, 2018

With my wife I went on a Battlefield Tour organised by Shearing's Holidays. This was our first Battlefield Tour and it will not be the last. Adrian was our guide and has set the standard. Knowledgeable, friendly, approachable and simply the best. May I suggest...More

Thank MichaelJBowden
LaRougerieTours, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

You are too kind. I really enjoy guiding ... its more of a passion than a job so I hope this comes out thereby ensuring you get a better than normal tour of a fascinating area which to do it justice needs at least two...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018

We came to the Normandy on a Shearings coach tour of the D Day Landings and had Adrian as our tour guide, what a fantastic guide he is. We spent 2 days with this guy and what a wealth of knowledge he has, he did...More

Thank jontey
LaRougerieTours, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

You are most welcome and it was a pleasure to guide you around. I agree there is so much to see that 2 days is indeed no where near long enough....

Reviewed June 15, 2018

We have recently returned from a short coach trip tour of the D-day Landing beaches of Normandy, France and for 2 very intense, extremely informative, often emotional but enjoyable days, Capt Adrian Ridley-Jones (Retd) - ex British Army- was our locally based, fantastic Battlefield guide....More

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LaRougerieTours, Manager at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

I'm delighted you found the tour so informative and successful. Naturally I'd be delighted to welcome you again sometime. Incidentally the post visit exam paper is in the post !

Reviewed June 13, 2018

I reached out to Adrian as my mother had invited some friends from the US to have a once in a lifetime experience of Normany and specifically the D-Day landings. I booked it for them as I had known Adrian for many years prior to...More

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LaRougerieTours, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

It was my pleasure to be able to make this day special for your mother and her friends. I'm glad that the weather picked up as well... the start of the day was almost like the real thing!

Reviewed May 24, 2018

We came to Normandy for the first time and decided we would hire a local guide to maximize our experience. We, also, decided that rather than rush we would commit two days. Our Guide, Capt. Adrian Ridley-Jones (Rtd) was simply incredible and the two days...More

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LaRougerieTours, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

I am delighted you enjoyed your trip and that you agreed that the visit to the British and Canadian sector was essential to a proper understanding of the DDay landings. It was a great pleasure guiding you around ... perhaps you may even return to...More

Reviewed December 5, 2017

Adrian gave us a fabulous tour on Omaha Beach and he gave us very interesting details as well ! I'd do that again anytime. Adrian is an amazing guide for battlefield tours, I recommend him !

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Adrian R, Owner at La Rougerie Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Always a pleasure to show people around and I hope you were successful in your project.

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Adrian gave us a personal tour around the D-Day Battlefields, sharing detailed knowledge. His personal approach made the story realistic and brought history to life. Besides the the commonly accessible sites, he took us to places only a Range Rover can reach. I found the...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Kicking off around a bonfire with a charming history lesson during the dinner, continuing the next day doing a roadtrip along the normandy coast and, ending up the tour with a fantastic picnic lunch around the german Bunkers; getting always the exact and concrete right...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2017

Adrian picked four of us up at our hotel in Bayeux in the morning and we loaded up and headed for the American battlefields. Although another day would have been even better, we were very happy with what Adrian was able to show and explain...More

2  Thank mouztrax
Management response:Responded April 16, 2017

It was my pleasure to take you around the area. I look forward to welcoming you back for the other half of the tour and more stories!

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DogLoverAtlanta_GA
August 19, 2015|
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Response from LaRougerieTours | Property representative |
Hello Yes the website does have a temporary glitch ... server room got an infestation I gather and it's being sorted. Tours run all year around. Please contact me with your requirements for more details. Naturally I... More
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LaRougerieTours
June 10, 2015|
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I suggest layers that are wind and waterproof and stout shoes. The weather varies and can be sunny one minute and windy or raining soon after. Layers allow you to adjust according to the conditions.
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