Our Battlefield Tours

Follow In The Footsteps® of Heroes

First World War

THE FIRST WORLD WAR

In the footsteps have been arranging tours to the battlefields of the First World War for over fifteen years. In that time they have led customers from diverse backgrounds and different nationalities around the battlefields of the Western Front, Italy, Gallipoli, Palestine, Mesopotamia and Africa. Their team of expert guides have a wealth of knowledge about the campaigns and battles of the First World War and some are published military historians. They have followed in the footsteps of Australian, British, Canadian, French, South African, New Zealand, American and German soldiers exploring the battlefields over which they fought and telling their stories.


THE SECOND WORLD WAR

In the footsteps have been arranging tours to the battlefields of the Second World War for over fifteen years. In that time they have led customers of many different nationalities around the battlefields of the Northwest Europe, Italy, North Africa and Russia. Their team of expert guides have a wealth of knowledge about the campaigns and battles of the Second World War and some are published military historians. They have followed in the footsteps of American, British, Canadian, French, Australian, South African, New Zealand and German soldiers exploring their battlefields and telling their stories.


Second World War
Pre-20th Century

PRE-20TH CENTURY

In the footsteps has a wealth of experience designing battlefield tours to the sites of the battlefields that span the last millenium and a team of Subject Matter Experts to guide you around them. Our team include both UK based and local guides, all of whom are English speaking and have been touring for many years. Some are ex-military, some have been teachers, some policemen and others come from different walks of life, but whatever their background they all have one thing in common — a love of military history.


GROUP TOURS

The combined buying power of In The Footsteps and our sister company, Take Us Touring, enables competitive pricing and fantastic group deals for our customers ensuring that your group gets the tour that is just right for them.

Take us Touring offer a range of group tour solutions that cater for parties of nine or more people.



Group Tours


Genealogy Tours

GENEALOGY TOURS

Follow in the footsteps® of an ancestor or relative who fought across the various battlefields of the world on an In the footsteps® Genealogy Tour. Visit the sites associated with their battles. See the places where they encamped, fought and perhaps were even wounded or died. Together we will design a tour that enables you to retrace their steps, stand in the places they stood, see where they fought and pay your respects at the memorials and CWGC Cemeteries associated with their battles.

When you book an In the footsteps® Genealogy Tour using our services, we will provide as much or as little as you require for your journey including accommodation, transport and food. You will also receive the services of your very own expert guide who will take care of all of the relevant planning and research involved as part of your trip.

On one of our personalised and customised In the footsteps® Genealogy Tours you can visit the memorials that mean the most to you and explore the battlefields that you want to see. You can pay your respects at the cemeteries and visit the museums of your choosing.