Paris, which is the national capital, is situated 140 miles (225 kilometers) east of Port-en-Bessin-Huppain.
Be sure to visit the the Omaha Beach Golf while you are in the area.
Vacationing in just one place, regardless of its popularity, will only ever provide you with a narrow glimpse into the wider rhythms and life-ways of a region. So schedule in some time to enjoy Normandy's other sights and attractions. Take a trip to the Cathedrale Notre-Dame Bayeux and Museum of the Bayeux Tapestry in Bayeux, approximately 5 miles (8 kilometers) to the northwest of Port-en-Bessin-Huppain.
While you are in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, don't forget to visit Caen. Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, this regional city is where you can find Memorial of Caen, Eglise de la Sainte Trinite and Abbaye-aux-Hommes. Zenith de Caen, Universite de Caen and Caen Castle are just a few of the many other visitor attractions that await.
Make the effort to really understand Normandy by learning about its past. A good way to start is with a visit to the area's historically significant war relics and monuments. Visit Normandy's history museums. These are excellent spots to spend time, especially on inclement days.
Take advantage of the wisdom of the locals with your pick of culinary tours.
When the time comes to leave Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this wonderful spot.