10 or 12 days
Amsterdam, Vimy, Normandy, Paris, with extension to London

Enjoy a guided tour of atmospheric Amsterdam, including a poignant visit to Anne Frank House, before heading across former battlefields to Normandy to learn about Canada’s role in the Second World War at the Juno Beach Centre. You have the chance to share in a once-in-a lifetime experience: the 100th anniversary ceremonies of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Visit other significant Canadian battle sites and memorials before capping your journey with a visit to beautiful Paris.

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to the Netherlands

  • Day 2: Amsterdam

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

  • Day 3: Amsterdam Region • Vimy Region

    Take a guided tour of Amsterdam

    Visit Anne Frank House

    Travel to Vimy Region

  • Day 4: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 6: Normandy Region

    Travel to Normandy Region

    Visit Arromanches

  • Day 7: Normandy Region • Paris

    Visit the Juno Beach Centre

    Visit the Bény-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

    Travel to Paris

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 8: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Join an optional 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 9: Paris

    Enjoy free time in Paris

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Loire Valley

    Loire Valley

    Opt to participate in this full-day journey through the “Garden of France”—the Loire Valley. With your guide, take in sweeping views of the lush countryside on your journey between the grand chateaus that dominate the region. Your day ends with a tour of perhaps the most spectacular of them all, the Château de Chenonceau, an architecturally breathtaking estate on the banks of the River Cher.

  • Day 10: Depart for home

Add 2 more days

  • Day 10: London

    Travel by Eurostar train to London

    Visit the Imperial War Museum

    Take a walking tour of London

    With your tour director you will see:
    • The Strand
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Leicester Square
    • Covent Garden
  • Day 11: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    • Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament
    • Piccadilly Circus
    • St. Paul’s Cathedral
    • Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (if available)
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor Castle

    Windsor Castle

    This is your invitation to the Royal Family’s retreat, Windsor Castle! Join a local guide on your half-day excursion to Windsor, built by William the Conqueror in 1070. Priceless objects are found in the State Apartments, from paintings by Rubens to Henry VIII’s sword and suit of armor. You will also see Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and St. George’s Chapel, the final resting place of many monarchs.

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to the Netherlands

  • Day 2: Amsterdam

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

  • Day 3: Amsterdam Region • Vimy Region

    Take a guided tour of Amsterdam

    Visit Anne Frank House

    Travel to Vimy Region

  • Day 4: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 6: Normandy Region

    Travel to Normandy Region

    Visit Arromanches

  • Day 7: Normandy Region • Paris

    Visit the Juno Beach Centre

    Visit the Bény-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

    Travel to Paris

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 8: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Join an optional 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 9: Paris

    Enjoy free time in Paris

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Loire Valley

    Loire Valley

    Opt to participate in this full-day journey through the “Garden of France”—the Loire Valley. With your guide, take in sweeping views of the lush countryside on your journey between the grand chateaus that dominate the region. Your day ends with a tour of perhaps the most spectacular of them all, the Château de Chenonceau, an architecturally breathtaking estate on the banks of the River Cher.

  • Day 10: Depart for home

Add 2 more days

  • Day 10: London

    Travel by Eurostar train to London

    Visit the Imperial War Museum

    Take a walking tour of London

    With your tour director you will see:
    • The Strand
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Leicester Square
    • Covent Garden
  • Day 11: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    • Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament
    • Piccadilly Circus
    • St. Paul’s Cathedral
    • Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (if available)
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor Castle

    Windsor Castle

    This is your invitation to the Royal Family’s retreat, Windsor Castle! Join a local guide on your half-day excursion to Windsor, built by William the Conqueror in 1070. Priceless objects are found in the State Apartments, from paintings by Rubens to Henry VIII’s sword and suit of armor. You will also see Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and St. George’s Chapel, the final resting place of many monarchs.

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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  • 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

    Anne Frank House; Vimy Tunnels and Trenches; Beaumont-Hamel; Arromanches; Juno Beach Centre; Beny-sur-Mer Cemeery; With extension: Churchill War Rooms

  • 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

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