Operation Overlord

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Estimated costs are:

 

 

 

petrol

Ferry

Campsite

Total:

50

144

18

212per person

 

 

Plus food

 

Plus drink

 

Plus admission fees

(shown below where known)

 

 

Plus carpark fees

 

 

Plan of Attack

(TBC - all suggestions welcome)

 

 

Day 1 (Friday)

Set off @12:00, Ferry @08:30, Cherburg@12:00, campsite@13:00

Trapse off to Airborne Museum (8 open until 19:30) in St Mere Eglise & an evening of frivolity.

 

Day 2 (Saturday)

AM: 30min Drive to Omaha Beach Museum (7, opens 9:30)

Visit Omaha beach

10min drive to the Saving Private Ryan Cemetary

(option to revisit Pont Du Hoc)

 

20 min drive to Rangers Museum (5) & lunch

 

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5 Min drive to Maisy Battery

13 min drive to German cemetery

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20 min drive to Dead Man's Corner

10 min drive back to camp

 

 

Day3 (Sunday)

 

AM 18 min drive to Utah beach & Museum (tour 12 open 10am) .

(BoB Brecourt Manor on the way?)

 

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20 min drive to Batterie de Crisbecq

 

Day 4 (Monday)

 

AM: Pack up the tents, 15 mins drive to

Batterie d'Azeville(12 - 11am)

40 min drive to cherbourg museum(4)

 

PM: Travel, Ferry@17:00, Portsmouth@19:30, home@01:00 (Tuesday)

 

 

 

 

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