Bayeux - Guided tours

Winter holidays: guided tours of the Cathedral and the Old Bayeux

During Winter Holidays, from February 13 to 24, guided tours are proposed in Bayeux (from Monday to Friday - only on the afternoons)!


Discover the old town and the cathedral, thanks to the knowledgeable Claire Merlier, official guide at the Bayeux tourist office!


Bayeux Cathedral

During the tour, privileged access to the treasure room and the chapter house, usually closed to the public. Discover the history and the life of the Cathedral, the splendid Cavaillé-Coll organ, the crypt, the Dean's portal...

Practical informations: departure at 2.15PM

(departure from the Cathedral - Duration: 1 hour - Restricted access up to 17 people)


Old Bayeux

Around the Cathedral, the historic centre, untouched during the events of 1944 and distinguished as a preserved area, offers a rich heritage comprising timber-framed houses, manors and townhouses.

Practical informations: departure at 3.30PM

(departure: Cathedral - Duration: 1 hour 30)


Tickets available onsite or at the tourist office of Bayeux (Pont Saint-Jean - See the opening hours)

Prices: Adult: 5€ / 11 to 17: 3€ / Free under 10

> Practical informations and prices

Bayeux - International Circus Festival

Circus festival: your tickets at the tourist office!

From the 1st to the 5th March, Bayeux becomes for a few days the Circus capital!


Shows, parade, exhibition... The greatest sideshows and the best artists will be there for a highly entertaining week!


Book now your tickets at the tourist Office of Bayeux.


Rates: (Rentals charges included)

> Seat 2nd block: €13
> Seat 1st block: €23
> Carré Or: €29
> Box: €32




More informations on the Bayeux Circus Festival's dedicated page.

Bayeux - Campsite

A new website for the Bayeux campsite!

The municipal campsite "Les Bords de l'Aure" in Bayeux has released its new website!

Adapted to mobile media and available in French and English, this new tool is both modern and attractive.


To book your stay, go to


The campsite is open from April 1st to October 1st, 2017

Bessin - Tourist guide

The 2017 tourist guide is now available!

The new tourist guide for the destination Bayeux - Bessin - D-Day Landing Beaches is out!


Leisure activities, accommodation, restaurants... More than 410 addresses: the perfect tool to prepare and guide your stay!


Do not hesitate to contact us if you want to receive it!


Useful: exists in 6 languages - FR / GB / D / NL / I / E

D-Day Landing Beaches - D-Day Festival

D-Day Festival Normandy 2017: the first draft!

For the 73rd Anniversary of the Allied Landings and the battle of Normandy, the 11th D-Day Festival Normandy invites locals and tourists to celebrate freedom, from May 21st to June 11th, 2017, on the D-Day Beaches area!


The first draft of the program is available on


Result of the renewed collaboration between the nine tourist offices of the D-Day and the Battle of Normandy Coastal area, this programme is coordinated by the tourist office of Bayeux Intercom.


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