9 or 11 days
Amsterdam, Vimy region, Normandy region and Paris

Explore the history of the World Wars in Europe as you travel from Amsterdam to Paris and come to understand how each city was impacted by conflict. Learn about Canada’s developing national identity through visits to Vimy Ridge, Dieppe, and Juno Beach. Reflect on the allied invasion of Normandy at the official ceremonies commemorating the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to the Netherlands

  • Day 2: Amsterdam

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination

    Take a walking tour of Amsterdam's canals

  • Day 3: Amsterdam

    Take a guided tour of Amsterdam

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Royal Palace
    • Westerkerk

    Visit the Anne Frank House

  • Day 4: Amsterdam • Bruges • Vimy Region

    Travel to the Vimy region via Belgium 

    Take a walking tour of Bruges

    Attend the Last Post ceremony at Menin Gate

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Visit the Vimy Ridge Historic Site and stand by the Vimy Memorial

    Visit the Tunnels and Trenches at Vimy

    Visit the Wellington Quarries

  • Day 6: Vimy Region • Dieppe • Normandy

    Transfer to Normandy via Dieppe

    Stop at the Canadian Cemetery in Dieppe

    Take a tour of Dieppe

  • Day 7: Normandy Region

    Participate in D-Day 80th Anniversary Commemorative activities 

  • Day 8: Normandy Region • Paris

    Visit Juno Beach

    Visit the Juno Beach Centre

    Visit the Bény-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

    Transfer to Paris

    Enjoy a Seine River Cruise 

  • Day 9: Depart for home

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  • Day 9: Paris

    Visit the Louvre

    Walking Tour of Montmartre

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 10: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Enjoy an excursion to the grand palace of Versailles, where Louis XIV held court in the most lavish style imaginable. On a tour, stroll through the elegantly landscaped gardens, the historic Hall of Mirrors, and the ornately decorated State Apartments. Note: Versailles is closed on Mondays.

  • Day 11: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to the Netherlands

  • Day 2: Amsterdam

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination

    Take a walking tour of Amsterdam's canals

  • Day 3: Amsterdam

    Take a guided tour of Amsterdam

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Royal Palace
    • Westerkerk

    Visit the Anne Frank House

  • Day 4: Amsterdam • Bruges • Vimy Region

    Travel to the Vimy region via Belgium 

    Take a walking tour of Bruges

    Attend the Last Post ceremony at Menin Gate

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Visit the Vimy Ridge Historic Site and stand by the Vimy Memorial

    Visit the Tunnels and Trenches at Vimy

    Visit the Wellington Quarries

  • Day 6: Vimy Region • Dieppe • Normandy

    Transfer to Normandy via Dieppe

    Stop at the Canadian Cemetery in Dieppe

    Take a tour of Dieppe

  • Day 7: Normandy Region

    Participate in D-Day 80th Anniversary Commemorative activities 

  • Day 8: Normandy Region • Paris

    Visit Juno Beach

    Visit the Juno Beach Centre

    Visit the Bény-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

    Transfer to Paris

    Enjoy a Seine River Cruise 

  • Day 9: Depart for home

Add 2 more days

  • Day 9: Paris

    Visit the Louvre

    Walking Tour of Montmartre

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 10: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Enjoy an excursion to the grand palace of Versailles, where Louis XIV held court in the most lavish style imaginable. On a tour, stroll through the elegantly landscaped gardens, the historic Hall of Mirrors, and the ornately decorated State Apartments. Note: Versailles is closed on Mondays.

  • Day 11: Depart for home

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Everything you get

This all-inclusive global experience gives students the chance to explore the world–all at an unbeatable value.
  • Airfare & transportation

    Your flights—covered. Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Traditional breakfasts and dinners bring local flavours to life as part of your tour experience. Lunches are left for you to discover new favourite dishes of your own.

  • Entrances

    Sistine Chapel; St.Peter’s Basilica; Colosseum; Roman Forum; Duomo; Leather-making demonstration; Reims Cathedral; Vimy Memorial; Vimy Tunnels; Wellington Quarry; Beaumont Hamel Newfoundland Memorial; Ypres Salient Flanders Field Museum; Juno Beach Centre

  • Full-time History Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director, specially trained in Canadian history, stays with you 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide knowledgeable insights everywhere you go.

  • Historic Commemoration

    You’ll take part in unique and exclusive events, and official ceremonies, that pay tribute to Canadian soldiers, and honour our past in meaningful ways that bring history lessons to life.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides add cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • Personalized Learning Support

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travellers to planning and managing your tour.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travellers and their families can count on EF’s dedicated emergency service team.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we’re there too.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances.

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