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Juno Beach, Saint-Aubin-Sur-Mer

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4.4/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web
At Juno Beach, see the place where Canadian and British troops first landed during World War II's Operation Overlord in 1944. Today, a cultural center and a museum stand here, commemorating the lives lost and drawing plenty of visitors to the area. You can learn more about this historic site from the pamphlets and boards, or by joining a guided tour. Take a break at one of the numerous restaurants and cafes on site. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Juno Beach by using our Saint-Aubin-Sur-Mer vacation planner.
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  • Fascinated by the history of the second world war, I was blown away by the various sites that we visited in Normandy. Juno Beach does not escape the same rule if tourism has taken over the historic places, there is some amazing historical relics as this bunker housing the Pak gun that served the Germans to damage the Canadian tanks on the morning of June 6, 1944. I recommend to visit the place to all lovers of military history.
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  • Hard to believe how much we packed in four days and this was the final stop. It was just past sunrise and quite a stirring time to see it. Memorable. 
  • Stopped here as part of a Leger battlefield tour. Like I've said about the other beaches,you can't imagine what it must of been like all those years ago. This was a Canadian beach and there are plenty...  read more »
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