Primary school trips to Normandy
Explore attractive rolling countryside, develop early language skills and immerse pupils in a different culture. Appreciate the drama of WWII, tour picturesque market towns, and bake bread in a real 'boulangerie'. Be proud to give your school group their first exciting and memorable taste of France.
- Arrive in Normandy
- Festyland Theme Park
- Bayeux Cathedral & Tapestry
- Pegasus Bridge Museum
- Paleospace Museum
- Free time in Villers-sur-Mer
- Return to School
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- Designed for school groups
- All you need for your groups
Designed for school groups, the UNCMT Tailleville is located in a rural location.
Location: Located between Caen and Bayeux.
Facilities: Multiple classrooms and activity rooms, a TV room and plenty of outdoors space.
Accommodation: Sleeps 132 people over 2 buildings.
Meals: Meals available.
- Only a few steps away from the beach
- Purpose built holiday centre
By the sea in Houlgate, this purpose-built accommodation ticks all the boxes for a school trip to Normandy!
Location: Located in Houlgate, this centre is only 50 metres away from the beach, set within 1 hectare of private parkland. 1 hour drive to the D-Day landing beaches
Facilities: CPVC offers many recreational spaces which include; a meeting room with a projector, TV room, disco room, table tennis and outdoor area for activities including volleyball. There is also an on-site restaurant. Wi-Fi in public places.
Accommodation: Rooms sleep 4 to 6 (some rooms are duplex). All rooms have en-suite facilities.
Meals: Groups have a continental breakfast and full board at the property, with the option of a packed lunch.
Hôtel Club Bon Séjour la Plage
- Close to the beach in Merville
- Heated swimming pool with slides
Great facilities on-site with access to a large sandy beach (with no roads to cross to get there) and an indoor heated pool with waterslides.
Location: Located in Merville, within its own grounds on the beach.
Facilities: Huge grassed area to play games, a tennis court, two swimming pools, waterslides, teachers lounge, TV room, classrooms, games room and an on-site restaurant.
Accommodation: Spacious rooms which sleep 2 to 8 people, all with en-suite facilities.
Meals: On-site restaurant. Buffet breakfast available.
- Centrally located right on the beach
- Indoor heated pool
This centre is fantastic and situated right on the beach in the lovely village of Asnelles and has an indoor heated swimming pool.
Location: Located in the small coastal village of Asnelles, a stone?s throw from Arromanches.
Facilities: 24 hr reception, Meeting rooms, Dining room with sea view, recreation room, Volleyball/Basketball/Football area, Large grassy area and an indoor heated pool.
Accommodation: Sleeps 150 people over 2 buildings plus an annexe of chalet style accommodation. All rooms have en-suite facilities.
Meals: Full Board- continental breakfasts, packed lunches and 3 course evening meals using local produce and in season vegetables.
Subject Specific Excursions
Bayeux Tapestry and Cathedral
An attractive market town, Bayeux is proud of its ancient religious heritage and medieval centre. Discover the gothic cathedral, the Tapestry’s home for centuries. Investigate castle construction and medieval life then unpick the stories of the Bayeux Tapestry.
Pegasus Bridge Museum
Follow the heroic story of the flight to Normandy and the capture of this vital location. Walk across the original bridge and peek into the astonishing gliders; this visit presents a relatively easy to understand and important event of WWII history.
Located where the Meridian Line meets the Normandy coast this stylish centre is great for fulfilling science and maths objectives. Focus on time, fossils or ecology and explore the seaside town of Villers-sur-Mer.
Visit a local bakery
Have fun making baguettes whilst picking up and identifying French vocabulary. Learn to measure, knead and bake in French. This fun, truly hands-on activity also focuses on science and maths.
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