D-Day 80th Anniversary

Coach Tour - Full Board
4 to 9 July 2024

Join our coach tour commemorating the 80th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings, attend one of the events honouring those who fought in this epic battle and visit the major D-Day battlefield sites.

D-Day 80th Anniversary Tour

The In The Footsteps D-Day 80th Anniversary Coach Tour

Join our expert Battlefield Historians on this coach tour commemorating the 80th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings. This tour is a comprehensive coach tour that visits the five landing beaches and the two airborne landing zones of Operation OVERLORD, the invasion of Normandy. During the tour you will visit: the two major Allied memorials - The Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, and the British Normandy Memorial; the iconic battlefield sites of Pegasus Bridge, Merville Battery, SWORD Beach, JUNO Beach, Arromanches and Mulberry Harbour, Sainte-Mère-Église, UTAH Beach, Pointe Du Hoc, and OMAHA Beach; and La Cambe German Cemetery.

D-Day Anniversary Tour Film Strip

4 June 2024: Outward journey

Our In The Footsteps® D-Day 80th Anniversary Coach Tour begins when we collect you from London and drive to Dover. During the day you will explore some of the second world war related locations on route before overnighting close to the ferry port.

5 June 2024: Cross the English Channel and setting the scene

Today begins with when we cross the English Channel on one of the morning sailings from Dover to Calais. We drive across France to the Normandy Invasion area, where your battlefield historian will set the scene for the following days, before you check into our tour hotel.

The evening is spent at your leisure either in your hotel or local area.

6 June 2024: The British Airborne area and SWORD Beach

Today will be spent exploring the British Airborne area and SWORD Beach, including Pegasus Bridge, Ranville, Merville Battery, SWORD Beach and the Hillman Bunker.

The evening is spent at your leisure either in your hotel or local area.

7 June 2024: The British Normandy Memorial, JUNO Beach, GOLD Beach and the Mulberry Harbour

Today we visit the British Normandy Memorial and explore JUNO Beach, GOLD Brach and Arromanches-les-Bains, the site of the British Mulberry Harbour Port Winston. During the day we will visit the Bayeux British Cemetery and Memorial to pay our respects to the fallen.

The evening is spent at your leisure either in your hotel or local area.

8 June 2024: The American landing area

Today is spent exploring the American landing beaches and airborne landing zone, including UTAH Beach, Sainte-Mère-Église, La Cambe German Cemetery, Pointe-du-Hoc, OMAHA Beach, and the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial.

The evening is spent at your leisure either in your hotel or local area.

9 June 2024: Shopping and return journey

This morning, you have the opportunity to do some shopping in Caen before we begin our journey back to the UK where we drop you off in London.

Please note: Itineraries are subject to change due to operational reasons. Any changes will be advised closer to the time of departure.

From £1,745.00 GBP

The price for this tour is dependant upon accommodation availability and costs. It is based upon:

  • Pick-up and drop-off from London
  • Two people sharing a double or twin room
  • Includes breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout.

Costs may vary from those shown above due to the availability and selection of hotels, and other associated cost variations at the time of booking.

A supplement of £415.00 GBP applies where single occupancy is required.

A deposit of 30% per person is payable on booking.

Booking indicates your acceptance of our Standard Terms and Conditions.

In The Footsteps® are bound by the tour operators’ regulations and all monies paid to us are held in a TTA holding account.

TTA Q8619 D-Day Anniversary Tour

D-Day 80th Anniversary Coach Tour Enquiry

When making an enquiry, please start your message with 'D-Day 80th Anniversary Coach Tour Enquiry' and provide as much information as you can, including:

• Number of people in your party
• Number of rooms required
• Room Type (Double/Twin/Single)

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