Normandy – Rouen

Language & Cultural Tour in France

Rouen, at the crossroads of North West Europe is conveniently located within 350 kilometres from 3 major European captials – Paris, London and Brussels. The surrounding Rouen-Seine Valley is an exceptionally rich and diverse region in thee heart of Normandy with the historic towns of Rouen and Elbeuf at its centre. Easy to get to by coach from Calais, Rouen is a firm favorite amoungst our school groups.

At this destination

  • Cultural activities
  • School integration
  • Language lessons
  • Homestay accommodation
  • Sightseeing
  • Host family day

Must see sights

  • Day trip to Paris
  • Clock making museum (Dieppe)
  • Arromanches 360 D-Day museum
  • Memorial museum in Caen
  • Joan of Arc wax museum
  • Honfleur

Travel advice

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Sample itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive in Rouen, meet host families or check-in to requested accommodation

Day 2 – Full day trip to Paris. Visit Eiffel Tower, Musee d’Orsay, Monmatre, Sacre-Couer, Place du Tertre, Bateuax Mouches river cruise

Day 3 – Guided tour of Rouen. Afternoon spent in Honfleur

Day 4 – Full day trip to Caen. Explore the town, the American Memorial, Bayeux, D-Day beaches at Arromanches

Day 5 Depart Rouen and make your return journey home.