WWI and WWII Battlefields of Europe Trafalgar Escorted Tour
 March - August 2018

England - France - Belgium - Netherlands
12 Days, 14 Cities

Lest we forget, this sobering journey through the battlefields of WWI and WWII reminds us of the millions of lives lost in these 20th century conflicts. Explore the poignant moments of the Battle of Britain, D-Day Landing, infamous Somme and Operation Market Garden immortalised forever in the museums, memorials and cemeteries that dot the French, Belgian and Dutch countrysides.

Price per person double from CA $4,599
Twin-share option available

Price Includes:
  • Airfare Saint John - London - Amsterdam - Saint John
  • Airport  transfers
  • 11 Nights accommodation: cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • 16 Meals: 11 hot buffet breakfasts & 5 dinners (including Be My Guest Dinner)
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries
  • Overnight ferry from Portsmouth to Caen
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences, Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights

The Trafalgar Difference:
  • Be My Guest: Go Dutch and share a 'gezellig' dinner, savouring delicious local cheeses, with the Pauw family on their dairy farm near Amsterdam
  • Cultural Insights: Visit La Coupole Museum housed under a concrete dome built by the German army to launch their V2 rocket that once threatened to destroy London. The charming town of Volendam in North Holland reveals its secrets behind perfecting Dutch cheese and crafting the traditional clog
  • Hidden Treasures: Enjoy at least one surprise Hidden Treasure
  • Local Specialists for included sightseeing in London and Paris

Sightseeing Highlights:
  • City tour in London
  • Insider walking tour in Paris
  • Orientation of Portsmouth, Normandy, Bayeux, Amiens, Somme Region, Ypres and Amsterdam
  • See John Frost Bridge in Arnhem and the Dam Square and the Mint Tower in Amsterdam
  • Visit Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and HMS Monitor 33, D-Day Beaches in Normandy, Amiens Cathedral, Military cemeteries throughout Northern France, Belgium and The Netherlands, the Bayeaux Tapestry Museum, Caen Memorial, WWI & WWII Battlefields, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, La Coupole Museum, Passchendaele Memorial in Ypres and the National Liberation Museum in Groesbeek

The Trafalgar Experience is Simply Authentic

Trafalgar has been creating exceptional guided holidays for almost 70 years

Offers more than 230 trips worldwide & continue to offer new ways to travel every year

Trafalgar collected 46 major travel awards over the last five years

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday............9.00 AM - 5.00 PM
Saturday....................10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Later appointments 5.00 PM - 8.00 PM available upon request
Tel: (506) 663-3333
Address: 473C Millidge Avenue Saint John, NB, E2K 2N3, Canada

Great Canadian War Memorial Globus Escorted Tour
10 Day Paris to Paris or  13 Day  Paris to London
Designed by Canadians for Canadians
Guaranteed Departures:  Apr 28, Jul 7, Sep 22, 2018

Price per person double land only from CA $3,669 + Airfare
Single  supplement: CA $936

Vacation Highlights:
  • PARIS Welcome dinner with wine at a local restaurant; ascend the Eiffel Tower; guided sightseeing, visit Notre Dame Cathedral
  • GIVERNY Visit Claude Monet's home and gardens
  • CAEN Visit Ardenne Abbey site, orientation; visit the Memorial Museum for Peace
  • NORMANDY LANDING BEACHES Visit the Canadian War Cemetery at Bény-sur-Mer and the Juno Beach Memorial Centre & Park
  • RANVILLE Take pictures of the famous Pegasus Bridge
  • HONFLEUR Cross the Normandy Bridge
  • DIEPPE Visit the Canadian Cemetery; and the Jubilee Center
  • AMIENS Visit the cathedral and memorial to Allied Forces
  • BEAUMONT–HAMEL Visit the Newfoundland Memorial Park
  • VIMY RIDGE Visit the WWI site and memorial; walk along the trenches and tunnels; visit the Interpretive Centre and Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery
  • YPRES Visit Cloth Hall and it's In Flanders Fields Museum; stop at Essex Farm Cemetery
  • PASSCHENDAELE Guided sightseeing; visit the Canadian Memorial on the site of Crest Farm; stop at Tyne Cot Cemetery
  • PARIS-LONDON By high-speed Eurostar Train
  • LONDON Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul's Cathedral and see the Changing of the Guard, if held

  • Meals: Full buffet breakfast daily; 4 three-course dinners with wine

  • First Class Hotels:
Paris Concorde Montparnasse
Mercure Caen Centre Port De Plaisance
Dieppe Mercure Dieppe La Présidence
SOMME Mercure Arras Centre
Ypres Novotel Ieper Centrum
London Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum

Four Ways Globus Eliminates the Hassles:
  • VIP Access
Skip the lines and get special treatment at the must-see attractions.
  • Perfect Hotels
We’ve done the work to find just the right hotels in just the right locations.
  • Tour Directors
Take your heads out of the guidebook and let expert guides make every destination fascinating.
  • Transportation
Leave the navigating to us – and just sit back and enjoy the ride.