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Honfleur Guided Tour
Activities in Honfleur

Honfleur Guided Tour

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Interesting tour and friendly guide, available and attentive.
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Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts
US$ 16.80
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts
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Explore one of the most visited towns in Normandy with this Honfleur Guided Tour. You'll discover the picturesque port city where the great Seine River estuary is located.

Honfleur Guided Tour

The guided tour will begin by meeting at 10 am at Place Saint Leonard, in front of the church of the same name. We'll find out about the origins of this beautiful port city in Normandy located on the banks of the Seine River estuary, right at its mouth in the English Channel.

Next, we'll head to the area of Enclos, where we'll see the remains of the ancient fortifications in Honfleur, the prison and the salt deposits. The tour will continue to the Vieux Bassin, redesigned in the 17th century by Jean-Baptiste Colbert: one of Louis XIV's main ministers, the Sun King. From this port, famous expeditions set sail for territories as far away as Quebec.

Next to this dock, we'll see the exterior of the La Lieutenance building, one of the city's last medieval bastions. You'll be surprised by its history! Following on, we'll go to the old town to admire the facade of its characteristic Norman half-timbered houses.

At 11:30 am the tour will end in front of Sainte-Catherine, the largest wooden church in France. This 15th century temple of worship has survived countless conflicts, including the bombings of World War II. As we'll see, it is now a symbol of Honfleur which has also been declared a Historical Monument.

To conclude the guided tour, we'll explain why Honfleur attracted impressionist painters including Eugène Boudin, Monet, Pissarro and Renoir, among many others.

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Price

Adults Children between 10 and 15 years old Children under 10 years old
US$ 16.80
US$ 14.40
Free
  • Adults

    US$ 16.80
  • Children between 10 and 15 years old

    US$ 14.40
  • Children under 10 years old

    Free

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Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more

Tours or activities will not consist of more than 25 people per group.

A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.

The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.

Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.

All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.

Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.

The temperature and wellness of all those taking part in the service will be monitored daily, excluding and maintaining in quarantine any who display fever or symptoms.

Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.

Alcoholic drinks are not available.

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Duration

1 hour 30 minutes.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.

Included

English speaking guide with expert knowledge in the history of Honfleur.

When to book?

You can book up until 12 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.

Sustainability

All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more

No printing of documentation required.

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Pet-friendly?

Not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

US$ 16.80
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Meeting point

Place Saint-Léonard.