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Normandy Spearhead Tours

20 rue de la Croix Thoy, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 7 78 64 74 31
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Amazing tour with Florin!

Today was outstanding: our guide Florin is by far the most knowledgeable guide we’ve ever come... read more

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tppgijsbrechts
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usa
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Very Good

We got picked up at the ship dock in Le havre, by Florin Petrie, the vehicle was very nice, clean... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vh0wery
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Viking, Canada
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Half-day/full-day tour formulas (all year round): D-Day tours from Paris, D-Day tours from cruise ship (Cherbourg, Le Havre, Honfleur), D-Day tours from Caen and Bayeux; Tours to Mont Saint Michel; Personalised tours; Gastronomy tours
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20 rue de la Croix Thoy, 14400, Bayeux, France
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+33 7 78 64 74 31
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Today was outstanding: our guide Florin is by far the most knowledgeable guide we’ve ever come across! He took us in a half day tour along the sites including The Normandy American Cemetery and Omaha beach. Would recommend him for s tour to everybody!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got picked up at the ship dock in Le havre, by Florin Petrie, the vehicle was very nice, clean. Florin was worth every penny, all the way out to Normandy, beaches, he told us about the history of events and had pictures and maps....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Florin was an outstanding tour guide. This day with him was the highlight of our 3 week trip to Europe! His knowledge of D Day was amazing!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an outstanding tour and Florin Petrie was an excellent tour guide. His knowledge of the events of World War II and the battles of Normandy really helped visualize what really happened there 74 years ago. Florin has an encyclopedic knowledge of the people,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Florin is not only a walking encyclopedia of D Day and the battles of Normandy, but he also has many stories of the personal experiences of individual participants in the war. A lover of history and an avid reader, he brings many interesting and insightful...More

Thank jmstorm
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

We had the privilege of taking the D-Day American Normandy tour with Florin Petrie. We had a group of 8 from a cruise ship and he took care of all elements of the day from soup to nuts. He was incredibly professional and brought the...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

My wife and I spent a full day with Florin and couldn't be happier. I'm a WWII buff and have read a LOT of books about the subject but there's no substitute for seeing things up close. Florin was recommended by a friend who booked...More

Thank CardsFanIowa
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We booked with Florin Petrie of Spearhead Tours. It was an excellent tour both of the Neptune 2 tour booked and our visit to Mont St. Michel.He picked us up at our hotel and provided an excellent day of touring. His van was very comfortable...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Stop researching and book this tour. Our tour with Florin and Spearhead tours was the absolute highlight of our entire trip. We learned so much about the invasion and saw more than we ever could on our own. After one day with Florin, we had...More

Thank Kathleen M
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

We arrived in Cherbourg by ship and had this tour arranged ahead of our arrival. This was an amazing tour. Florin was very personable, knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. His English was perfect and his depth of history in these areas was incredible. This...More

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CordeliaMinnesota
19 May 2018|
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Response from spearhead_trs | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting me. Another cruiser has already inquired about a similar tour from Le Havre. I would be glad to put you in touch with this person but I cannot post his e-mail address here since it would not be right... More
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USA_Travellers
24 October 2016|
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Response from spearhead_trs | Property representative |
Dear Madam, I do pick my clients up at the cruise terminal and I am available on September 9th. I would be glad to suggest an itinerary once I will know more about the amount of time you shall have on your hands that day as... More
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BSL32
7 March 2015|
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Response from spearhead_trs | Property representative |
Bonnie, I am available on May 27 and I would be happy to be your guide. We can even set a pick-up time depending on your arrival in Bayeux. I do however suggest different tour formulas so I would appreciate if you could take... More
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