• Arnhem - British Airborne

    Arnhem - British Airborne

    Visit all the key sites and watch a para drop at Ginkel Heath.

  • Arnhem - British Airborne

    Arnhem - British Airborne

    Visit all the key sites and watch a para drop at Ginkel Heath.

Arnhem - British Airborne

Tour Dates: September 17 to 21, 2020 (4 nights)

Itinerary

Day 1

Thursday, 17 September 2020

Depart London for our drive to Holland via France and Belgium.

Day 2

Friday, 18 September 2020

We visit the Airborne Drop at Ginkel Heath, Wolfheze, Heelsum and Oosterbeek areas, the Hartenstein Hotel Airborne Museum, Schoonoord Cross-Roads, Oosterbeek Airborne Cemetery and follow the route taken by John Frost into the famous 'Bridge Too Far', seeing en-route the Tafelberg Hotel, the home of Kate Ter Horst (the 'Angel of Arnhem'). Capture of the railway bridge and the actions around St Elizabeth Hospital. Polish drop zone at Driel

Day 3

Saturday, 19 September 2020

Morning at Ginkel Heath to watch Para drop (subject to weather) and wreath laying ceremony. We pay a visit to the Airborne Museum at Hartenstein, site of the HQ of 1st Airborne Division during the battle. Our day ends at the CWGC Cemetery in Oosterbeek,

Day 4

Sunday, 20 September 2020

Attend the Special Service of Remembrance at Oosterbeek Airborne Cemetery, to pay our respects, along with the schoolchildren of the area. This afternoon we visit Nijmegen 82nd Airborne sector including the Bridges over the Maas at Grave and Maas-Waal canal at Heumen. Waal bridge and Valkhof near Nijmegen.

Day 5

Monday, 21 September 2020

Return to UK with stop in the Belgian city of Bruges for personal sightseeing and shopping.

Photo Credits: 

Slideshow: Ginkle Heath Parachute Jump; Pegasus at Ginkle Heath 

Photo at the bottom of the tour: Oosterbeek CWGC Cemerery 

  • I could not say enough complementary things about the entire program. Thank you.

Included in the tour

  • Transportation from London
  • Battlefield Tour Guide
  • 4 Nights Bed & Breakfast
  • 4 D|inners
GB £630.00
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