Bessin - Guided tours

Bayeux and its treasures with a guide

Claire and Mathilde our duo of guides at the tourist office, invite you to follow them through the narrow streets full of history of Old Bayeux and the Cathedral...

But not only ... the tourist office tells you the history of Bayeux along the river and takes you back in time to the years 39-45 to discover the traces left in Bayeux by this period!



Visit our pages dedicated to guided tours to learn more:






Bayeux - New way to visit the town

New in 2021 : A touristic orientation course in Bayeux !

New in 2021 ! In visit or sport mode, discover the heritage of Bayeux. From marker to marker, explore Bayeux differently...



Three of the five available maps offer additional touristic content created in part by the city's middle school students and their teachers.


With a smartphone or traditional maps available at the tourist office, discover the three ways: D-Day (3.6 km - 1h15), Medieval (2.2 km - 1h) and Unusual (3.1 km - 1h10)!





Bessin - Which sites are open ?

In one click… what’s new about open touristic sites !

The new government measures require a closure of our touristic sites, but some of them offer services such as take-out selling.

In these times of severe disruption of the tourist activity, a PDF version of the tourist guide 2021 VISITOR GUIDE GB crise's special has been released and uses dynamic pop-ups with regular updates of the tourism offer !





On the document, colored stars tell you the situation of each site:



Green: open but visiting conditions have changed due to the health crisis
Orange: Closed but with some precisions
Red: Closed until further notice

Move the cursor over the stars for more information.


Download the document here 2021 VISITOR GUIDE GB crise's special
We have also published a supplement: Supplement 2021

Bayeux Intercom - Re-opening offices

New schedules of our tourist offices !

End of the summer opening hours for the Bayeux Intercom tourist office, here are the opening hours when our tourist advisors will welcome you







🔸Bayeux office: open from Monday to Saturday - from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2pm to 6 pm
Sunday and bank holidays - from 10 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 6 pm


🔸Port-en-Bessin office: open 7 days /7 from 10 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 6 pm


🔸Arromanches office: open 7 days /7 from 10 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 6 pm




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D-Day Landing Beaches - D-Day Festival Normandy

D-Day Festival Normandy 2021 – Some festivities during Summer !

For the 77th Anniversary of the Allied Landings and the battle of Normandy, the 15th D-Day Festival Normandy invites locals and tourists to celebrate freedom, from May 29th to June 13th, 2021, on the D-Day Beaches area!




⚠️ Due to the global crisis affecting us all, we know thath until the last moment, the continuation of the events will be uncertain.We remain prudents!

Stay tuned!




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

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