World War Theme Tour For Canadians, By Canadians - Book Now for 2020 and Save

Main destination Normandy, France · About Culture & History

World War Theme Tour For Canadians, By Canadians - Book Now for 2020 and Save

Main destination Normandy, France · About Culture & History

Book now and save up to 7.5%

5 Departures Remaining May – October 2020


Pay Tribute to All Canadians Who Served During WW1 and WW2 


10 Days Paris – Paris
With an optional London excursion via Chunnel train

Whether you have a family connection to World War I or II, are a history buff or want to walk on the ground where Canadians gave their lives in Europe, Globus’ annual Great Canadian War Memorial Tour is the perfect choice for a meaningful and memorable vacation this year.
 
Offered by award-winning tour operator Globus, the tour takes in museums, memorials and sites of significant interest in France and Belgium.

The tour starts and ends with overnight stays in Paris, and visits
  • the Normandy Landing Beaches,
  • the Canadian War Cemetery
  • Juno Beach Centre and Memorial;
  • Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial,
  • Vimy Ridge (SEE VIDEO OF THE VIMY RIDGE MEMORIAL ABOVE),
  • Ypres and
  • the Flanders Fields Museum.
 
Each stop and inclusion is selected for its significance, and seeing the sites with a group of fellow Canadians makes it even more meaningful.
 
The Earlier You Book, The More You Save
 
Land only Tour starts at $3789 per person (plus air)
Early Booking Bonus prices start at $3504 per person
Book before January 28, 2020 – SAVE %7.5 off your tour price;
Book by April 28 and SAVE 5%

 

Have a group already? SAVE even more

 
Families, multi-generational family groups, community / veterans / interest groups can save even more, as well as share in the experience of exploring Canada’s war memorials and battlefield sites in France and Belgium…
 
With a group of 8+ you can earn discounted or even free travel. Depending on the size of your group, you could even take over an entire date for this tour. Contact us today to find out more.



Your Tour Includes
 
  • transportation in Europe by WiFi-equipped motorcoach,
  • services of a Tour Director,
  • accommodation,
  • daily breakfasts,
  • four dinners and
  • admission to all sites.
An optional excursion to London via the Eurostar Chunnel train is also available.  
 

CONTACT US TODAY

TO BOOK THE MOST MEANINGFUL TRIP YOU CAN MAKE IN 2020

 

2020 Departure Dates remaining

 
  • May 16 - 25
  • June 3 - 12
  • Aug 15 – 24
  • September 5 – 14
  • September 19 - 28



CONTACT US FOR A COMPLETE ITINERARY AND PRICING

Destinations & Sightseeing

PARIS
Welcome dinner with wine at a local restaurant; guided sightseeing including Dome des Invalides and the Military Museum
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 and visit the Memorial Pegasus Meuseum
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
Headsets throughout the tour
 
 

About the Globus Family of Brands:

 
With over 90 years of international travel expertise, Globus is the world’s leading tour operator. Globus has teams on the ground in more than 77 countries around the world, and is an expert in providing travellers a once-in-a-life time opportunity to truly experience each destination. The Globus family of brands comprises Globus (escorted tours); Cosmos (escorted value-brand tours); Avalon Waterways small ship and river cruises; and Monograms (pre-planned itineraries for independent travellers). The Globus family of brands also unites travellers with similar interests through niche tours, including family vacations, music-oriented journeys, faith-based travel and Special Annual Event excursions. The Globus family of brands is a member of Sustainable Travel International (STI). 
 
 
Terms and Conditions Include:
Save 7.5% per person on select 2020 Globus Europe, South & North America vacations*
*Book and deposit a 2020 Globus Europe, South or North America (excluding 2020 Oberammergau and Escapes by Globus) vacation to save 7.5% per person on the land-only portion of the core tour not including extra night accommodations, extensions, taxes, fees, tips or supplements. Booking must be made and under deposit between December 3, 2019 to January 28, 2020 for travel in 2020. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit and any applicable air credits. Not applicable to custom tours. Discount will apply to individual members of groups adding a name and non-refundable per person deposit WITHIN the promo window. Not applicable on TBA space. Applies to new 2020 bookings only. Offer reliant on space availability. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply. May be withdrawn any time. Available from participating GFOB office only. 20EBDB

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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