Landing beaches circuit
Carentan is situated in the American D-day section...
You can go to Utah Beach from Carentan situated 15 km away via Saint Côme du Mont and visit Dead Man's Corner Museum, then Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, then head up to Batteries de Crisbecq and Azeville, near Saint-Marcouf above Ravenoville and come back via Sainte-Mère-Eglise where you can visit the two musuems "Troupe aéroportée" and "Avion C 47".
Or you can leave from La Pointe du Hoc via Grandcamp-Maisy. Then visit Colleville-Saint-Laurent near Omaha-Beach. You will go past the German cemetary at "La Cambe".
Check out the website Normandie Mémoire and Mémorial de Caen
in Sainte Marie du Mont. A unique museum devoted to the landing of American troups in the Utah-Beach section. Remarkable collections on