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Battlefields of France

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Trip Code: EULBR8
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Trip Highlights

Battlefields of France

Visit the Bayeux War Cemetery, see the Normandy beaches, plus travel to Villers-Bretonneux, Vimy Ridge and Fromelles

Meet Like Minded People

Get to know like minded people during your journey as you discover new cultures and landscapes

A Night at the Moulin Rouge

You will be swept away by the glitz and glamour of Paris's most iconic cabaret during an evening at the Moulin Rouge

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 9 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in one location
  • Finest dining - a total of 12 meals
  • The services of an expert APT Tour Director

Itinerary

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Amsterdam to Paris

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met at the airport and travel to Ghent where you will cruise the city’s canals before continuing to Lille.

Stay: Lille, L'Hermitage Gantois

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Follow in the footsteps of our brave heroes as you spend a full day discovering some of the most significant World War I battlefields. Be guided through the once-muddied fields from Polygon Wood to Tyne Cot Cemetery, with time for reflection at Menin Gate and the Memorial Museum Passchendaele. En route to Amiens, you’ll stop at Fromelles - the site of the failed ‘sideshow’ resulting in more than 5,000 Australian casualties in a single night – then Vimy Ridge. Enjoy dinner at your hotel this evening.

Stay: Two Nights: Novotel Amiens Pole Jules Verne

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Villers-Bretonneux, stopping at Adelaide Cemetery to see the original resting place of the Unknown Soldier. Then, spend some time at Victoria School, where the words ‘Do not forget Australia’ are emblazoned on the playground shelter. Continue on to Pozieres and the Thiepval Memorial set in the heart of the Somme Battlefields. Afterwards, visit the Caterpillar Valley New Zealand Cemetery and the moving memorials at Bullecourt.

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  • Breakfast

Explore the coastal town of Arromanches and see the remains of the Mulberry Harbour at Gold Beach – considered one of the greatest engineering feats of World War II. Continue to Omaha Beach and its surrounds, which includes a visit to the poignant Normandy American Cemetery.

Stay: Bayeux, Château La Cheneviere

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Visit the Bayeux War Cemetery, the largest World War II cemetery of Commonwealth soldiers in France. Journey to the village of Beuvron en Auge. Enjoy the chance to sample a selection of the renowned regional produce, including speciality cheese and cider. Continue on to Paris.

Stay: Three Nights: Paris, Hotel du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, visit the Moulin Rouge.


Set off on a city tour including the Eiffel Tower.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
freedom of choice™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps join a culinary walking tour, enjoy a guided tour through the Louvre or explore the Montmartre district.


Choose your sightseeing.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Transfer to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

We take care of everything

APT's hassle-free holiday lifestyle gives you absolute peace of mind, relax knowing that we take care of everything

Luxurious accommodation

No matter which destination, you will stay in luxurious accommodation throughout your journey

Taste Regional Cuisine

Savour the finest dining in amazing venues throughout your journey.

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home