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the Battlefields

Group Tour Overview

A full tour of the battlefields and involvement of Canadian forces in WW I, and WW II. Visit the Landing Beaches and Juno Centre, Dieppe landing beaches, Pachendale and Flander Fields, Attend the Last Post Ceremony at Mening Gate, visit Vimy Ridge and La Somme and end the tour in Paris


Experience Time

9 Days

No. of Cities

5 Cities

Departure Date

You Choose

Day-1. DEPARTURE CITY PARIS: Afternoon/overnight flight to Paris.

Day-2. PARIS-ROAN-BAYEUX: Day-2. PARIS: Morning arrival Paris and transfer to Normandy. En route stop in Rouan, a historic city where William the Conqueror died and place of trial and execution of Joan d' Arc. Arrival Arromances les bains and visit the military harbour. End the day in medieval Bayeux.

Day-3. LANDING BEACHES:Guided tour of Juno Center and explore the Landing Beaches. Later visit Memorial Pegasus, dedicated to the men of the 6th Airborne Division and their heroic action during the Battled of Normandy in 1944. Also visit Canadain cemetery in Beny-sur-mer and famous Poin du Hoc..

Day-4. BAYEUX - DIPPE: Travel through Normandy. Stop in old coastal town of Honfleur and then to Dieppe. Visit the cemetery, landing beach, site of landing in 1942, the port and the town of Dieppe.

Day-5. DIEPPE-FLANDERS-LILLE: Travel to Flanders. Visit St. Julien and vancouver Corner, place of Broading Soldier statue, Sanctuary Wood Museum, and Essex farm Cemetery. Then visit Paschendale where over 16.000 Canadian soldiers died during WW I. Then to Ypres to visit Menin Gate and attend the Last Post ceremony. Then to Lille and your hotel for overnight.

Day-6. VIMY RIDGE - LA SOME - PARIS: Travel to Monchy-le Preux to see the Caribou of Monchy. Then to Vimy Ridge to explore the battlefield, the trenches and the Monument. Then travel to to Baumont hammel, site of the battlefield of la Some. Then to paris for panoramic tour to see the main site. Late arrival to your Montmartre hotel.

Day-7. PARIS: Visit les hales market, the oldest in paris. Then to Ille de la Cite, the cradle of Parisian civilization, whre the Roman army build their first military camp in AD 1. Inside visit of  the Cathedral of Notre Dame and then to Louvre for inside tour of one of the best art galleries in the world, with famous Mona Lisa. Then visit Montmartre with basilica sacre Coeur.

Day-8. VERSAILLES & PARIS: Travel to Versailles for inside tour of Chateaux Versailles. In the afternoon return to paris and climb Eifel Tower Platform 2 for a great view over the city. Rest of the day is free for some fun at Galleries Lafayette.

Day-9. DEPARTURE

 

 

 

Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.


Carltons Montmartre

With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:

Aromanches - Juno Centre - Juno Landing Beach - Rouan Cathedral - Canadian Cemetery - Flanders Tour - St. Julien - Paschendale Museum - Louvre Museum - Versailles Palace - Montmartre - Latin Quarter - Montmartre

Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:

  • round trip airfare
  • airport taxes
  • 7 nights in centrally located hotels
  • 7 European buffet breakfasts
  • 7 dinners (three courses)
  • guided tour of Pari
  • Louvre, Versailles
  • Paschendale tour
  • Last Post Ceremony
  • Vimy Ridge and La Some battlefields
  • Mariden tour director
  • all inclusive insurance
  • INDEPENDENT GROUP

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