Many a war movie has depicted the Allied landings on these famous beaches, which stretch for 50 miles along the Normandy coast and with this tour you can see for yourself. During the night of 6th June 1944 Operation Overlord saw the arrival of 135,000 men and 20,000 vehicles on the D-Day landing beaches codenamed Sword, Juno, Gold, Omaha and Utah.
- Learn what was at stake and planning required
- Appreciate the courage of the first soldiers who landed
- Visit the scene of the world’s largest invasion