One of few European destinations able to welcome cruise ships directly into an historical and lively town centre, Caen, or a sea resort, Ouistreham Riva-Bella. Both cities are linked by a canal with a 90 minute journey, it gives a sweet taste of land’s history and sights with Sword D-day Beach, Château de Bénouville or the WWII historical Pegasus Bridge.
With the most central position in the area, our berths have a direct access to the main roads to the best Normandy’s highlights.
It's the ultimate destination if you love medieval history, want to explore the scenery that inspired Impressionist painters, see where the D-Day landings and Battle of Normandy took place, discover the Mont Saint-Michel the wonder of the west or tickle your tastebuds with local food and drink specialities.
At walking distance from the main cruise quay, the passengers can join the Caen town centre with the best french restaurants (4 with a Michelin-star), the most famous brands and independent shops for fashion lovers, and museums for art and history aficionados. Caen also offers a rich historical centre including the Château, one of the largest fortress in Europe and 2 impressive abbeys built by William the Conqueror and his wife Matilda.
Local port and tourism companies have founded Caen-Ouistreham Normandy Cruise club to welcome passengers in the perfect conditions with personalized services. We are ready to bring you the best of tourism in Normandy.
Morgan PRAVOS Cruise Promotion
Phone : +33 (0)126.96.36.199.51