European Battlefield Tour

Below you’ll find an approximate itinerary for the European Battlefield Tour we offer. Please contact us if you’re interested in taking your group on this trip.

39544033_3cf6c1650e_bDay 1

- Arrive in Frankfurt, change planes
- Arrive in Paris
- Check in to the Campanile Bastille Hotel
- Group dinner at Cafe de L’Industrie, a local restaurant

6037411387_9d8331658b_bDay 2

- Breakfast at your hotel
- Meet with guide and travel to Versailles by train
- 3 hour guided walking tour of the gardens of Versailles
- Lunch at the Brasserie, with information about the palace
- Tour the Hall of Mirrors, the Royal Apartments and the Chapel
- Dinner at Cafe de L’Industrie
- Evening cruise on the River Seine

2833152174_26e37d3dfa_oDay 3

- Breakfast at your hotel
- 4 hour walking tour of Paris, including Notre Dame, Latin Quarter, The Louvre, Palais Royal, Les Invalides, Napolean Tomb, Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, and more
- Metro back to hotel
- Take coach to Novotel Bayeux Hotel
- Dinner at a local restaurant

normandyDay 4

- Breakfast at hotel
- Visit Point Du Hoc, Omaha Beach, and the 360° cinema at Arromanches
- Lunch in Arromanche
- Visit Sword Beach, and tour the Juneau Beach Centre
- Return to hotel, have dinner at a local restaurant

310376116_94975d4e16_bDay 5

- Breakfast at hotel
- Visit Mont St. Michel Cathedral
- Lunch in Saint Malo
- Visit Caen Peace Memorial for tour and film
- Return to hotel, dinner at a local restaurant

5090257583_0c6a651064_bDay 6

- Breakfast at your hotel
- Depart for Arras
- Visit Vimy Ridge and go on Tunnels Tour
- Arrive at Arras Hostel Maison St Vaast
- Dinner at Montesilvano
- Evening walk through city

4708228623_9ca93e0314_oDay 7

- Breakfast at hostel
- Depart for Verdun
- Visit Fort Douaumont for a tour and film
- Arrive at Verdun Youth Hostel
- Dinner at a local restaurant, and a walk through the city

2536195880_f9a0ef36ab_bDay 8

- Breakfast at hostel
- Full day trip to Nuremburg
- Dinner at Nuremburg Youth Hostel
- Evening to explore the old city

568673740_1272dafb93_bDay 9

- Breakfast at hostel
- Visit to the Nuremburg Documentation Centre
- Travel to Weimar
- Dinner at Youth Hostel Weimar
- Evening free to visit bowling alley or cinema at the Atrium

241708183_dd0847d5c7_bDay 10

- Breakfast at hostel
- Depart for Eisenach
- Visit the Wartburg, where Martin Luther wrote 95 theses in 1517
- Dinner at hostel, evening to walk around the city

481276267_2a2ec95c43_bDay 11

- Breakfast at hostel
- Visit to Buchenwald Memorial
- Depart for Berlin
- Lunch at McDonalds Weimar
- Arrive at Meininger Hostel Hauptbahnhof
- Visit the TV Tower (weather permitting)
- Dinner at local restaurant

8300038312_180244d934_bDay 12

- Breakfast at hostel
- 4 hour walking tour of Berlin featuring Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Holocost Memorial, Checkpoint Charlie, and more
- Afternoon visit and shopping at Kaufhaus des Westens – Europe’s largest department store
- Dinner at local restaurant

3431287455_439c54a710_bReturn

- Breakfast at hostel
- Fly back to Vancouver from Berlin