D-Day landing beaches
Omaha Beach, an unmissable port of call during your holiday
Fancy heading off to the Normandy coast? Come and drop your bags in the Calvados, where our Sandaya campsite is waiting to welcome you and all the family! The perfect occasion to visit the vast D-Day beaches stretching from Ouistreham to the Pointe du Hoc. Amongst them, Omaha Beach, without doubt the most famous, invites you to discover its fascinating history as it looks out across the English Channel.
And when not out and about exploring in the footsteps of history, you’ll be free to make the most of the sports, leisure and wellness facilities at your Sandaya campsite in Normandy. Water park with covered and heated swimming pool, multisports ground, tree-top adventure course, climbing... Plus a host of other surprises! And when it comes to your accommodation, choose the one that exactly meets your needs: PREMIUM or traditional cottage, a pitch for your tent or campervan. Then simply settle in and make yourself at home!
Visit Omaha Beach with the family
Travelling with inquisitive campers always eager to know more? Your stay in Normandy offers the perfect occasion for them to discover one of the most fascinating chapters of recent history. In Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, don’t miss the opportunity to take the kids to visit the Omaha Beach Memorial Museum!
Discover together an impressive collection of objects, uniforms, vehicles and authentic documents that will immerse you in the everyday life of the D-Day soldiers. An experience rich in history and emotion, to share with all the family!
Visit Omaha Beach as a couple
You’ve chosen Normandy as your next destination for a romantic holiday together? Our Sandaya campsite reserves a very special welcome just for you! If the D-Day beaches are tragically renowned, their peaceful setting today is hard to beat for a quiet walk hand-in-hand.
On Omaha Beach, admire the famous sculpture “Les Braves”. Paying tribute to the allied soldiers against a backdrop in sublime shades of blue, it instils the beach with its own very special atmosphere! Then, why not end your day with an invigorating swim in the sparkling waters of the English Channel?
Camping Omaha Beach: our handy tips for a successful stay
Fan of the fairways? Take time out to discover one of the two 18 hole golf courses that make up the famous Omaha Beach golf club!
Not far from Omaha Beach, take a walk as far as the Pointe du Hoc to admire its incredible panorama over the English Channel!
Discover the Normandy American Cemetery overlooking the beach. An unmissable spot charged with emotion!
On your route back to the campsite, stop off in the pretty streets of Bayeux and discover its renowned tapestry!