Transfer CDG airport - - Bayeux
CDG Airport - Bayeux
Transportation in a private car or minivan from Charles de Gaulle airport to Bayeux
History and the town of Bayeux
Bayeux is a City of Calvados, composed of two parts, the lower town consists of the ancient city and its suburbs and the upper town with the most residential neighborhoods. Bayeux has many old houses that give it a picturesque appearance.
In the fourth the town of Bayeux was the name Augustodururn.Then Bayeux Became the capital of the cities of Baiocasses Viducasses and then it was known as Civitas Baiocassium. You can still see some remains of the Roman wall at that time. An Anglo-Saxon community settled there in the fifth century and remained independent until the end of the reign of Clovis. Independent counts were masters of the city until the time of the Viking invasions.
Stormed in 890 by Rollo that became Duke of Normandy who yielded to Bothon who reconstructed the city . Bayeux became one of the residences of the dukes of Normandy, one of them built ers 960 north of the city castle was destroyed in the eighteenth century. A fire partially destroyed the city in 1046, half a century later it was again sacked, pillaged and burned by Henry I in 1106
Bayeux suffered much of the Hundred Years War; twice in ten years, the city suffered the destruction and fire from the army of Edward III in 1346, and from those of Philip, brother of the King of Navarre, Charles the Bad in 1356. Raised by the care of the king of France, she fell, in 1414, in English hands. Religious wars bloodied after the wars against the English: the Calvinists sacked in 1589, the Catholic League in 1590, and following the uprising Go barefoot she was sacked by the royal troops.
To also know that the town of Bayeux is the first town in Normandy to be released in June 1944, during the Allied invasion of Normandy.
Transfer from Paris airports to the city of Bayeux
The City of Bayeux is aa 283 km from Charles de Gaulle airport 278 km from Paris Orly Airport and 241 km from the Beauvais Airport.