address 'Le Kennedy
6, square John Kennedy
14400 Saint Vigor le Grand
+33 (0)9 52 94 31 73
+33 (0)6 30 85 47 54
+33 (0)6 95 05 95 25
contact@gite-lekennedy.com
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Discover Normandy

Le Kennedy is situated in the municipality of Saint Vigor le Grand.

Near Le Kennedy, The Medieval City of Bayeux (1km) with its famous Tapestry about the Conquest of England; its majestic and impressive Cathedral and its museums of Art; D-day History; its British cemetery; its picturesque side streets and its "Rives de l'Aure" which invite you for a stroll.

Gîte Le Kennedy allows access to many popular tourist spots - In the surrounding area we find : - Arromanches (9km) and vestiges of its artificial harbour; its D-day museum and its circular cinema
which tells the story of the D-day landings and the Allies in 1944.
- Colleville sur mer, the site of Omaha Beach and its American cemetery.
- The fishing port of Port-en-Bessin
- Seaside resorts ofAsnelles sur Mer and Courseulles sur Mer situated on the D-Day landing beaches tour.
- The German Battery at Longues sur Mer (7km).
- Caen (29km), The city of a hundred bell towers; its two abbeys (Abbaye aux Hommes and Abbaye aux Dames), and its Normandy Memorial
But also Ouistreham (43km), Trouville-Sur-Mer (89km), Deauville (79km), Honfleur (93km), Cherbourg
(94km), Le Mont-Saint-Michel (124km).

Map of nearby places

Activities

Miniature tourist train In Bayeux
Bowling in Bayeux
Golf in Port-en Bessin
Scuba diving
in Arromanches-les-Bains,
Sand-yachting
in Asnelles,
Labyrinth, Park adventures in Mosles, near Bayeux,
Le Souterroscope des Ardoisières in Caumont l'Eventé
Strolls on "les Rives de l'Aure" in Bayeux or in the forest of Balleroy.

Festivals

From 1st of december 2018 to 5th of january 2019
CATHEDRALE DE GUILLAUME
From 1st to 22th of december : Saturdays
From 26th of december to 5th of january: wednesday to sunday
6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm, 7:30pm & 8:00pm
Bayeux

From may to june 2019
D-DAY FESTIVAL NORMANDY

From mid-july to the end of August 2019 - on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings
RENDEZ-VOUS A LA CATHEDRALE
Bayeux

First weekend of July 2019
MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL
Bayeux

In July and August - on Friday evenings
MARKET BY NIGHT AND FIREWORKS
Port en Bessin

In July and August - On Saturday evenings
MARKET BY NIGHT
Courseulles-sur-mer

2019 : 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Normandy will celebrate the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy in 2019. A rich and unprecedented programme of events will be put together to bring the memory of this tragic period of world History to life, all while emphasizing the spirit of hope. The anniversary will be commemorated with military parades, firework displays, airdrops, giant picnics, concerts and military camp re-enactments.

Anniversaries of D-Day : the previous years