The dates for the 2019 History Experience Tours to France have been set. There are three trips to France and each tour includes round-trip airfare, hotels with double occupancy, ground transportation, guides and most meals, plus an unguided day to visit in Paris. The dates and prices are:
75th Anniversary, D-Day and St. Lo World War Two trip, “The Major of St. Lo 75 Tour”. July 14th thru July 20th 2019. Five Days in France; $3,200 per person.
This trip will visit Omaha Beach, follow the 29th Division through the hedgerow country to the Liberation of St. Lo and be present on the 75th Anniversary Commemoration for MAJ Thom Howie, Visit the City of Vire, other historic areas that may include Bayeux and-or Mont St. Michel, Plus one day in Paris.
World War One AEF Tour, “Over There: The Doughboy in France Tour”. September 15th thru September 22nd 2019. Six Days in France, $3,300 per person.
This trip visits all the areas of the Western Front where the American Expeditionary Force contributed to Victory in The Great War. The cost of success will be highlighted with stops at the American and Allied Cemeteries. One day will focus on the part played by the 29th Division in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive of October 1918. The Tour ends with some free time in Paris.
World War Two D-Day and St. Lo Tour, “D-Day to St. Lo 75 Tour”. September 21st thru September 27th 2019. Five days in France, $3,000 per person.
This trip will visit the Overlord campaign fronts from the British Airborne and sea landings, to the American Airborne landings, Utah Beach, Pont du Hoc and a focus on Omaha Beach. Then we follow the 29th Division through the hedgerow country to the Liberation of St. Lo. Tour ends with one unguided day in Paris.
Combination Tour, WWI and WWII as above, participate back to back with a special reduced cost of $5,500 per person.
Single Traveler cost differential; add $600 to the per person cost.
To register, a $1,000 per person deposit is required. If you pay by credit card using Paypal below, we have included a 3% bank processing fee so we can maintain your trip funds. If you do not want to pay the fee, you may send a check to the 116th Foundation by mail.