GLOBUS 2018: WWII D-Day, Landing Beaches and Battle of Normandy (RW2)

5 days from Paris to Paris

On June 6, 1944, otherwise known as D-Day, Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and gained a foothold in the fight against Nazi Germany. On this WWII D-day Landing Beaches & Battle of Normandy tour, you'll visit some of the beaches where the battles took place as well as some of the museums and cemeteries that are a tribute to the Allied forces. Your tour begins and ends in Paris with two overnights also in Caen, where you'll visit the Memorial Museum for Peace.

The first American troops landed on Utah Beach; here, you'll visit the memorials and the museum, which chronicles the history of the landing. Next is Pointe du Hoc, where US Army Rangers assaulted its cliffs. Omaha Beach is where the highest number of casualties occurred. Here, visit the nearby American Military Cemetery & Memorial.

On this tour, you'll also see the German artillery bunkers and visit the D-Day Museum, the first museum built to commemorate D-Day. In Arromanches, see the remains of the Mulberry Harbor, a temporary harbor built to quickly offload men and cargo, and the Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema, which uses archived images to tell the story of the Battle of Normandy. In Sainte-Mere-Eglise, visit the Airborne Museum, dedicated to the American paratroopers. You'll visit the Canadian Cemetery and the Juno Beach Center, which pays homage to the Canadians who lost their lives. Finally, you'll visit the Memorial Pegasus Museum, dedicated to the 6th British Airborne Division.

History comes alive on this unmissable D-Day Landing Beaches tour.

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Tour Operator
Globus
Offer
Offer valid through 9/30/2017
Duration
5 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1ParisWelcome to Paris! Balance of the day at leisure.
Day 2CaenAt 8 am, leave Paris and enjoy a pleasant drive to Caen. Here, visit the MEMORIAL MUSEUM FOR PEACE with its exhibits, films, and gardens. Next is Arromanches, where you will watch the movie at the ARROMANCHES 360 CIRCULAR CINEMA. Also see the remains of the Mulberry Harbor in the bay, a temporary harbor built by the Allies to quickly offload men and cargo onto the beaches during the invasion of Normandy. Continue to Arromanches-les-Bains and visit the D-DAY MUSEUM, and to Longues-sur-Mer to see the German artillery bunkers. Return to Caen. (B)
Day 3CaenIn Sainte-Mere-Eglise, visit the AIRBORNE MUSEUM next to the church, where John Steele's parachute got caught in one of the steeples, as filmed in the movie The Longest Day. Next is UTAH BEACH, to see the MEMORIALS and visit the MUSEUM; POINTE DU HOC, Ranger's Assault; and OMAHA BEACH, with a visit to the nearby AMERICAN MILITARY CEMETERY & MEMORIAL. (B,D)
Day 4ParisToday, start with a visit to the CANADIAN CEMETERY in Beny-sur-Mer. Arrive at the JUNO BEACH CENTER, visit the exhibition, and the Memorial to the Canadians. Then, drive along the coast via Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer and Sword Beach to Ranville, where you will visit the MEMORIAL PEGASUS MUSEUM and see the original bridge. Return to Paris. (B)
Day 5ParisYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
04/20/2018$1,279.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
05/04/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
05/18/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/01/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/15/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/29/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/13/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/27/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
08/10/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
08/24/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/07/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/21/2018$1,299.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
Disclaimer
US$ Price Details

Prices based on double room occupancy.

Single room supplement:
$374

No triple room reduction.

Extra nights per person in Paris:
Pre tour: in single room $257-$582, in twin $139-$301, in triple $156-$395
Post tour: in single room $278-$489, in twin $141-$246, in triple $129-$199

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