Transfer Paris - Colleville-sur -mer Omaha Beach American Cemetery
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Colleville cemetery of the great war or Colleville-sur-Mer American Cemetery
Along the Omaha Beach - landing site allied June 06, 1944 - and the Channel, a kilometer, is the American Cemetery Colleville. The cemetery and its memorial were officially inaugurated 11 years after the end of the War ie in 1956. It should be noted however that before him, a temporary cemetery, that of Saint-Laurent was established no far from it, just two days after landing.
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On 70 hectares, nearly 10,000 white gravestones are aligned. Each is attributed to an American soldier who died during the Battle of Normandy during the Second World War. Those of the two Roosevelt Junior are part of the lot: buried side by side, one was killed by Germans during the First World War, the other died in July 1944. Following the main paths of the cemetery, we arrive at center. This is where a circular chapel and a bronze statue stand at 7m height.
More than a cemetery
Representing the reborn American youth, "Spirit of the American Youth rising from the waves", the statue also pays tribute to the 1557 missing soldiers. In the back of the colonnade that surrounds it, their names are engraved. Four military operation cards are represented. These are "Landing in Normandy", "Air Operations Above Normandy March-August 1944", "June 6, 1944 Amphibious Assault Landings" and "Military Operations in Western Europe, June 6 - May 8, 1945" . Each map retraces the steps of the event it describes, naval attack plans, etc.
Why taking a detour ?
Unlike the image we have of cemeteries, dark and gothic, that of Colleville-sur-Mer is breathtaking by its beauty. It was designed by renowned architects as well as a landscaper. In addition, a team of 15 gardeners are still working hard to make the place a last paradise for its occupants. Place of sadness and admiration at the same time, the cemetery of Colleville worth a detour if you come to visit Normandy. When you travel, do not hesitate to contact us to book a car service in Paris.
Le Clos des Pins lodge
Colleville-sur-Mer, on the Saint-Laurent road, one and a half kilometers from the beach or 10 minutes walk: the modest Gîte Le Clos des Pins offers the best of itself. It welcomes you in its 3 rooms for up to 7 people.
The cottage Le Clos des Pins is actually a lodge of 10 square meters with 3 bedrooms. They are equipped with broadband connection via WiFi, air conditioning /, a living room with a seating area. There is a TV and a kitchen with a toaster, a coffee machine, an electric kettle, a microwave and a dishwasher. A fridge, oven and kitchenware are included. A dining area naturally accompanies this kitchen so that residents can enjoy what they have concocted. A private bathroom with shower and hairdryer also completes the lot, as well as a separate toilet. A wardrobe and closet is installed for customers to store their belongings, as at home. A terrace similarly decorates the house.
The private furnished terrace serves as a place of relaxation for the privileged guests of the establishment. They can even eat their home-cooked meal. A barbecue is also available if you are a grilled meat lover. Free private parking is available on site, without prior reservation. Pets are welcome at the property. The wifi is also available throughout the hotel even outside the three rooms of the cottage. All children are welcome at the property, but no extra bed can be added to the rooms. Asset The American Cemetery Colleville-sur-Mer is near the cottage. It is worth a visit just to see the tombs of the famous Niland brothers. Remember that it was the latter who inspired the director of the feature film "Must Save Private Ryan", or those of the Roosevelt Junior brothers, son of President Théodore Roosevelt. For green enthusiasts, the Omaha Beach Golf Course is less than 8 kilometers from the cottage. From Paris, you can contact us to request a car service
Belambra Clubs Colleville-sur-Mer - Omaha Beach
150 meters away from Omaha Beach is the Belambra Clubs Colleville-sur-Mer - Omaha Beach. It offers independent housing to its customers. The lodgings are thus arranged according to all the modern comfort possible to ensure them an unforgettable stay.
Contemporary, comfortable and warm, the accommodations in this property are very well maintained to invite tenants to come back. Studios, 1 and 2 bedroom units, each equipped with a living area with a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchenette (with microwave, fridge, stove and dishwasher) and a dining table. Obviously, there is also a terrace or balcony overlooking the sea. Bed linen is also provided with.
The complex provides a free wifi connection at the reception and the bar. This bar, which is both a restaurant, offers an exquisite buffet dinner, which you will appreciate especially since from there you will have a panoramic view of the beach. Every evening, entertainment is organized. They are the delight of customers come to decompress. Other activities are also offered: a ping-pong table for apprentice table tennis players or simple amateurs, a billiard room, etc. Who says Omaha beach says water sports and windsurfing also. The children will not be left out: a playground welcomes them, from 3 to 17 years old. Parking is also free, available to guests of the complex. The same goes for the laundromat.
The Belambra Clubs Colleville-sur-Mer - Omaha Beach is located near a place full of sadness, stories: the Colleville American Cemetery. An inevitable detour for those who spend a stay in Normandy, the latter charms with its endless white gravestones turned to a bronze statue. The museum Overlord Museum also worth a visit, this place traces the landing until the liberation of the capital. Not far from the hotel, about ten kilometers away, swing fans or young Tiger Woods can let off steam at the Port-en-Bessin Golf Club. For all your travels, know that our fleet consists of vans, pickups and luxury cars.
Stay at the Chateau La Chenevière hotel
Château La Chenevière is located in Port-en-Bessin, between the landing beaches and the town of Bayeux, in the heart of historic Normandy. It is a charming 18th century castle. The place adopts the charm and characteristics of an old English manor house, furnished with period furniture. It also contains contemporary fabrics and accessories.
The establishment has 29 spacious and comfortable rooms. You will benefit from a discreet service, a personalized welcome, and a high-end service. The rooms are divided into classic, deluxe, executive luxury, suite and junior suite. They benefit from a beautiful light by the windows which open on the park. They have a classic style relating to the French art of life. These rooms offer a soothing atmosphere, ideal for rest and relaxation. There are also rooms for disabled guests. A continental or buffet breakfast is served every morning.
The chateau has a sumptuous dining room overlooking an English-style park. You can taste the typical flavors of Normandy and choose a wine from a menu provided. The chef's cuisine is refined, inventive and seasonal. There is also the Petit Jardin in a romantic and rural setting, which welcomes you in the old orangery of La Chenevière. Its menu offers product quality and freshness.
The Château's swimming pool welcomes you in a green setting. You can also enjoy pure moments of relaxation with treatments or massages in the wellness room. The Château also has a tennis court freely accessible to guests. Bikes are also available to guests for tours around the Castle.
Omaha Beach: what to do ?
Passing through Normandy? A few meters west of Calvados, you can visit Omaha Beach. Much more than just a relaxing beach, it is a real part of unmissable history.
Omaha Beach Memorial Museum
Omaha Beach was one of the landing zones during World War II. On site, a memorial museum has even been erected to tell the story of this beach. Even if it means making a visit there, you might as well take a few hours to learn a little more about the history of France.
Omaha Beach SIGNAL Monument
In addition to the objects exhibited in the museum, you also have monuments installed on the beach itself in tribute to the landing. Just follow the coastline to see the sculptures and bunkers that have remained there until now. A public beach Omaha Beach is also a public beach. As on any, you can enjoy the breeze and the freshness of summer. You can swim and practice beach sports like beach volleyball or beach soccer, etc. You can also relax and top up your tan.
Car service from Normandy to Charles de Gaulle airport
Colleville-sur-Mer is a town in Calvados steeped in history. The property is 47.6 km from Caen castle and 42 km from Festyland. The city is 299 km from CDG airport and 293 km from Orly airport.