This little town contains many treasures.

Perhaps you are coming to admire the Tapestry, an incredible remnant of the Middle Ages.

The extraordinary Bayeux Tapestry has survived 10 centuries to bring us the history of the adventures of William the Conqueror.

After looking at the masterpiece, enjoy a walk around Bayeux’s old town, with its picturesque timbered houses and ancient alleyways.

Next, take a moment to visit the majestic Cathedral of Our Lady of Bayeux with remarkable decoration and sculptures.

Finish up with a walk along the banks of the Aure, which runs through the old tanners’ district, wandering through the parks and gardens…

You will be enchanted by Bayeux, the capital of Bessin.

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