Staying at: Hotel Mercure Lisieux Normandie
Thursday 25th - Monday 29th June 2020
Following an early start we travel to Dover for the short ferry crossing to Calais. On arrival we rejoin our coach and travel to the lovely Normandy region and to Lisieux. Here we spend four nights at the Mercure Hotel. Lisieux is the most important industrial and commercial town in the prosperous Pays d’ Auge, an area of lush fields, dairy farms and orchards.
This morning we travel to the town of Livarot and visit the well known cheese producer, Fromagerie Graindorge. Here we have a guided tour and tasting. Later we continue to Les Jardins du Pays d’Auge, these are well known botanical gardens. We also visit the Chateau Du Breuil for a guided tour of the Calvados Distillery and tasting. Here we are treated to some Norman apple tart with fresh cream and cider.
Today we travel to the popular resort of Honfleur, one of the prettiest harbour towns in Normandy. Later we continue to Deauville, this is one of the most popular coastal resorts in the region.
This morning we visit the Chateau de Vendeuvre. Here we have a guided tour of the chateau with the Count of Vendeuvre. We have a guided tour of the private gardens, a 4 course Norman meal and a glass of Bordeaux wine.
After breakfast we leave our hotel and commence our homeward journey to Calais for the return ferry crossing to Dover. From Dover we continue towards home arriving during the evening.
Luxury Coach Travel
Return Ferry Crossing
4 Nights Half Board
Welcome Drink on Arrival
Tea/Coffee after Dinner
Excursions as Stated
2 x Guided Tour and Tasting
1 x Guided Tour and 4 Course Meal
£540.00 per person (Double/Twin)
£652.00 per person (Single)
Hotel Mercure Lisieux Normandie (3 Star)
This modern 3 star hotel is located on the outskirts of the charming town of Lisieux, within easy reach of a host of attractions. Each of the bedrooms is decorated in a modern, cosy style. The good sized, open plan restaurant and informal bar are located on the ground floor, with both having a pleasant ambience overlooking the outdoor swimming pool.
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Currency: € (Euros)