Fall D-Day Tour - 75th Anniversary
Embark on a journey commemorating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day and follow in the footsteps of American and Allied heroes. The sacrifices made in the name of freedom come to life as we visit the beaches and battlefields where history was decided. The 15-day tour is sure to be a moving experience for both avid and casual history buffs alike.
Our tour begins in London where Allied Forces assembled in preparation for their D-Day attack. After cruising across the English Channel, we arrive in Normandy discovering the beaches where the future of Europe, and the world, was decided. Following a few days of R&R in the French capital, we travel through champagne country enroute to Bastogne. Along the way, a stop will be made in Reims, France where the German Army surrendered bringing the war against Hitler to a close. A celebratory champagne toast will be made at one of the regions world renowned Champagne houses. From Reims, we move on to the informative Bastogne War Museum where we will discover the history of the decisive "Battle of the Bulge". Passing through Luxembourg we make a stop at the great General Patton’s grave located in the Luxembourg American Cemetery. A visit to Heidelberg will be made as we cross over the Rhein River and into Germany on our way to Munich. While in Munich, we will discover the 3rd Reich history of what Hitler called the “Hauptstadt der Bewegung” or Capital City of the Movement. A day trip will also be made to the infamous Eagles Nest; Hitler's Alpine retreat liberated by Allied Forces in 1945. This tour has the perfect balance of WWII history, cultural insights, and plain old fun ensuring a great time to be had by all.
Highlights: London Sightseeing Tour - WWII London and Imperial War Museum - Channel Cruise following the D-Day Armada Route - D-Day Beaches and Memorial Visit - The Battle of Normandy - Paris Sightseeing Tour - Seine River Cruise - Reims France Surrender Site - Champagne Region of France - Battle of Bulge Museum - Luxembourg American Cemetery - Heidelberg, Germany - Munich Third Reich Tour - Dachau Concentration Camp - Hitler's Eagle's Nest
Overnights: London (3 Nights) - Normandy (2 Nights) - Paris (3 Nights) - Bastogne (2 Nights) - Ulm (1 Night) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen (3 Nights)
Price: €3,695/person - based off a double occupancy room
Click on the photo for each day's description and itinerary. Scroll down for tour prices and hotel accommodation information.
D-Day - 75th Anniversary Tour Price
One Adult (Double Occupancy Room) €3,695*
*Single occupancy rooms require a €900 surcharge.
All tour packages include:
Free WiFi at all hotels
Curbside airport pick-up and and drop-off
Welcome and Farewell Dinner Receptions
Digital video commemorating the memories made on the trip
14 nights at four-star accommodations
16 meals included
Guided day trips with city tours & excursions
Welcome gift upon arrival and special gifts on select tours
Tower Hotel London
London (Three Nights)
Check In: September 15, 2019
Check Out: September 18, 2019
Perfectly situated on the banks of the River Thames and directly next to the world-famous Tower Bridge, guest will enjoy being within walking distance of London's biggest attractions. Relax in comfort and enjoy the stunning views after days spent seeing the sights.
Hotel Mercure Omaha Beach
Port en Bessin, France (Two Nights)
Check In: September 18, 2019
Check Out: September 20, 2019
Located in the harbour town of Port en Bessin and a short distance to Omaha Beach, the Hôtel Mercure Omaha Beach is perfectly situated to make the most of our time in Normandy.
Hotel Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel
Paris, France (Three Nights)
Check In: September 20, 2019
Check Out: September 23, 2019
Located a short walk from the Eiffel Tower in the heart of Paris, the Hotel Mercure Paris is ideally located to enjoy your time in the romantic french capital. Enjoy watching the nightly light show of the Eiffel Tower and during the day explore the many cafes and shops in the area.
Hotel Melba Bastogne
Bastogne, Belgium (Two Nights)
Check In: September 23, 2019
Check Out: September 25, 2019
Comfortable four-star accommodations located in the heart of Bastogne. Many restaurants and shops, as well as the 101st Airborne Museum are all located within walking distance of the hotel.
Hotel Golden Tulip - Ulm
Ulm, Germany (One Night)
Check In: September 25, 2019
Check Out: September 26, 2019
Located directly on the Danube River and a short walk to historic Old Town Center, the Golden Tulip is a perfect place to rest, relax, and enjoy a nice evening.
Hotel Rheinischer Hof
Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Three Nights)
Check In: September 26, 2019
Check Out: September 29, 2019
This family owned Bavarian hotel is located in the heart of beautiful Garmisch-Partenkirche. The Griess family and their outstanding employees exude Bavarian "Gemütlichkeit"; a unique word to describe warmth, coziness, belonging, and good cheer.