2023 Departures

2023 Battlefield Tours with Specialist Guides

It's never too early to get organised so why not plan your future Battlefield Tour with our 2023 collection? Available to book now, we have plenty of remarkable experiences to choose from for all interests, covering the First and Second World Wars, as well as a variety of worldwide military campaigns if you’d like to head further afield. Accompanied by one of our Specialist Guides, look in depth at the strategies, tactics, aftermath and human side of some of the world’s most famous battles in history.

So, why wait to book? Start browsing today and secure your place early on one of our fascinating 2023 Battlefield Tours.

The Somme Offensive

NEW The Somme Offensive

4 - 5 days from £459pp

This fascinating tour based in the heart of the Somme battlefields, staying at Albert, takes an in-depth look at both familiar and lesser-known b...

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D-Day Landings in Normandy

D-Day Landings in Normandy

4 - 5 days from £389pp

On this World War 2 introductory tour, we take an in-depth look at the events that took place on June 6th 1944. Seen as a major turning point in...

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All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

4 - 5 days from £389pp

Focusing on the key sites of WW1 on the Western Front in Belgium and France, on our immensely popular All Quiet on the Western Front tour, you ca...

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Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Bulge

4 - 5 days from £369pp

Choose a four or five day tour option, as we explore what is now the largest battlefield area in Europe. The Battle of the Bulge was the last maj...

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Air War Europe: Colditz, Dambusters & the Great Escape

Air War Europe: Colditz, Dambusters & the Great Escape

9 days from £1,079pp

Follow the story of WW2 Airmen from the Dambusters to Colditz Castle in Germany and Holland as we look at the battlefields of the war in the air...

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At War With Wellington: The Peninsular War

NEW At War With Wellington: The Peninsular War

12 days from £1,669pp

In a new version of this popular tour, we travel to Spain and follow the battles and engagements of the army of Sir Arthur Wellesley, Lord Wellin...

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Operation Market Garden

Operation Market Garden

4 days from £419pp

During WW2, Operation Market Garden was devised by General Bernard Montgomery to shorten the war in the autumn of 1944. On this tour, we follow t...

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Beer & Battlefields in the Ardennes

Beer & Battlefields in the Ardennes

5 days from £539pp

This unique beer and battlefields tour looks at the WW2 fighting in the Ardennes, before visiting local breweries and enjoying the Leffe Experie...

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The Holocaust Remembered – The Moving Story of Anne Frank & Oskar Schindler

The Holocaust Remembered – The Moving Story of Anne Frank & Oskar Schindler

12 days from £1,349pp

Claiming more than 6 million victims, The Holocaust was one of the most horrific parts of World War 2. On this particular tour, we follow the mov...

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Dunkirk & Fortress Europe

Dunkirk & Fortress Europe

4 - 5 days from £389pp

More than 330,000 British and French troops were evacuated from Dunkirk in May 1940, during Operation Dynamo. It followed the Battle of France an...

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Understanding the Holocaust, Auschwitz, Kraków & Schindler’s Factory by Air

Understanding the Holocaust, Auschwitz, Kraków & Schindler’s Factory by Air

5 days from £719pp

During World War 2, more than six million Jews were murdered in the Holocaust and to this day it is still defined as one of the most terrible and...

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The Battlefields of Belgium – Campaigns from WW1, WW2 & Waterloo

The Battlefields of Belgium – Campaigns from WW1, WW2 & Waterloo

5 days from £599pp

Enjoy an introduction into the military history of the Belgium battlefields from Waterloo to World War One and World War Two. Leaving Bruges, we...

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The U-Boat War: The Real Das Boot

The U-Boat War: The Real Das Boot

7 days from £839pp

German U-Boats were active from the very beginning of WW2 but took on a vital role during the Battle of the Atlantic when fleets of them were use...

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Walking the D-Day Beaches of Normandy

Walking the D-Day Beaches of Normandy

5 days from £599pp

Based around some of the walks featured in our head battlefield guide, Paul Reed’s book; ‘Walking D-Day’, we spend this tour examining the events...

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France Under the Jackboot – SOE, SAS & the French Resistance

France Under the Jackboot – SOE, SAS & the French Resistance

7 days from £829pp

On this tour, we take a look at how the people of France were affected by the Nazi occupation during World War 2. We focus on the terrible experi...

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War by Timetable

War by Timetable

5 days from £679pp

The opening moves of the First World War saw trains taking thousands of men to the front. When the war became static along the Western Front, tra...

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Anne Frank in Amsterdam

Anne Frank in Amsterdam

4 days from £469pp

On this new tour we look at the story of the Holocaust in the Netherlands and how it affected the Jewish population of Amsterdam, among them one...

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Flanders Fields — Britain's Bastion on the Western Front

Flanders Fields — Britain's Bastion on the Western Front

4 days from £479pp

Regarded as one of the most important British battlefields of World War One, Ypres saw more than 250,000 British and Commonwealth soldiers fall d...

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Our Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain

Our Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain

5 days from £629pp

The Battle of Britain was one of the most iconic episodes of the Second World War. Forced back across the channel by a victorious Nazi war machin...

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The Italian Campaign featuring Salerno, Anzio & Monte Cassino

The Italian Campaign featuring Salerno, Anzio & Monte Cassino

12 days from £1,439pp

In September 1943, during World War 2, British troops landed at Salerno as a result of Operation Avalanche. This led Winston Churchill to see Ita...

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Forgotten Battlefields of WW1

Forgotten Battlefields of WW1

5 days from £519pp

The battles of 1915 and the fighting at Arras and Cambrai in 1917 are important but often forgotten battles of WW1, this tour helps explain their...

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Panzers in The Ardennes

Panzers in The Ardennes

5 days from £629pp

The Ardennes is the largest single WW2 battlefield in Western Europe and has a remarkable outdoor museum of tanks, battle sites and memorials. On...

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Commando Operations of WW2 featuring Dieppe, St. Nazaire & Normandy

Commando Operations of WW2 featuring Dieppe, St. Nazaire & Normandy

7 days from £809pp

Follow the Commando actions of World War 2 through France as we take a look at some of the huge battles from Operation Jubilee at Dieppe to the g...

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Walking the Somme Battlefields

Walking the Somme Battlefields

5 days from £669pp

Following the line of the 1st July, we walk the World War 1 Somme battlefields in northern France seeing sites such as Mash Valley, Mametz Wood,...

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Walking the Waterloo Battlefields

Walking the Waterloo Battlefields

5 days from £649pp

Join us as we walk the Waterloo Battlefields seeing key places from the La Haye Sainte to Hougoumont. Our tour begins with walks at Quatre Bras a...

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They Called It Passchendaele

They Called It Passchendaele

5 days from £649pp

In the year 1917, Flanders was dominated by the great offensives of the Battle of Messines and the Battle of Passchendaele. During the battle of...

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Liberation Route: D-Day to Arnhem

Liberation Route: D-Day to Arnhem

7 days from £859pp

Join us on a unique journey as we follow British and Commonwealth forces in the landings of D-Day, the Battle of Normandy and the liberation of B...

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Blitzkrieg in France

Blitzkrieg in France

5 days from £569pp

The Battle of France was a harsh conflict that saw the Nazi War Machine obliterate the Allied line in the Ardennes and push them back to the Engl...

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Panzers in Normandy

Panzers in Normandy

5 days from £509pp

On this battlefield tour, we spend time in Normandy exploring the role of German and Allied Tanks in Wolrd War 2. We begin with a visit to the B...

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The Maginot Line

The Maginot Line

5 days from £599pp

In the 1930s The Maginot Line was built and it was considered one of the greatest systems of permanent fortifications ever built. It wasn’t until...

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Gallipoli Battlefields by Air

Gallipoli Battlefields by Air

7 days from £1,249pp

On this World War 1 battlefield tour we visit the haunting Gallipoli battlefields, located in the Dardanelles. See the sites where more than 30,0...

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Waterloo Re-Enactment Weekend

Waterloo Re-Enactment Weekend

4 days from £429pp

On this anniversary tour, join us for the annual re-enactment of the Battle of Waterloo. See what a British or French camp would have been like i...

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Peenemünde, the Baltic Coast & Wartime Berlin

Peenemünde, the Baltic Coast & Wartime Berlin

9 days from £1,079pp

On this tour we delve into the past and explore the history of Nazi Germany. We begin in Peenemunde, a small island located off the coast of Germ...

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Bounce The Rhine

Bounce The Rhine

5 days from £499pp

On this new tour, we look at the beginning of the end of the war in the west, following Allied troops in their advance to the mighty River Rhine...

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War Graves Pilgrimage

War Graves Pilgrimage

5 days from £699pp

Is there a particular war grave you wish to visit? With more than 2,000 British and Commonwealth cemeteries along the Western Front, it’s not pos...

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All Quiet on the Western Front For Single Travellers

All Quiet on the Western Front For Single Travellers

5 days from £819pp

Are you a solo traveller looking for the perfect introduction to WW1 battlefield tours? Focusing on the key sites of WW1 on the Western Front in...

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Walking the Western Front

Walking the Western Front

5 days from £639pp

We are excited to introduce a new walking tour covering some of the forgotten battlefields of World War One in northern France, including Fromell...

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The Lancaster Bomber Experience

The Lancaster Bomber Experience

7 days from £1,669pp

The Avro Lancaster bomber is an iconic aircraft of WW2, used on many bombing raids in Germany, including Operation Chastise, better known as the...

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Arnhem & the Rhine Crossings

Arnhem & the Rhine Crossings

5 days from £609pp

On this battlefield tour we cross through Holland and Germany, as we delve into some of the most iconic battles of World War 2. We spend time in...

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The Rise & Fall of the Third Reich

The Rise & Fall of the Third Reich

12 days from £1,359pp

Join this 12-day tour as we delve into the ‘dark charisma’ of Adolf Hitler. From the rise of National Socialism in the 1920s to Hitler’s move to...

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Walking Arnhem

Walking Arnhem

5 days from £649pp

75 years ago men of 1st Airborne Division dropped and landed near the Dutch town of Arnhem intent on securing the furthest bridge behind enemy li...

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The Immortal Salient

The Immortal Salient

5 days from £629pp

This tour visits some of the lesser-known battlefields of Flanders, looking at the Allied contribution to victory in 1918.

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Armistice Day in Flanders

Armistice Day in Flanders

4 days from £459pp

Commemorate Armistice Day in Flanders along side one of our specialist guides. Visit the World War One battlefield sites located around Flanders,...

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Beer & Battlefields

Beer & Battlefields

5 days from £739pp

Designed by our popular battlefield guide Marc Hope, we have a fascinating experience waiting for you. We have combined some of the most well-kno...

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Above the Battlefield – The War in the Air

Above the Battlefield – The War in the Air

5 days from £599pp

The war above the Western Front witnessed planes being used for observation in 1914, to air fighting and then as bombers by 1918. On this new tou...

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Anzio, Monte Cassino & San Pietro: Italian Campaign by Air

Anzio, Monte Cassino & San Pietro: Italian Campaign by Air

5 days from £859pp

Take an in depth look at the Italian Campaign and the key battlefield sites of 1943 to 1944, in Anzio, Monte Cassino and San Pietro, on this fasc...

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Crimson Coast

Crimson Coast

5 days from £569pp

During World War 1 the Belgium and French coastlines became a place of great sacrifice and as a result inherited the name, The ‘Crimson Coast’. T...

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Walking The Ypres Salient

Walking The Ypres Salient

5 days from £789pp

On this tour we walk the Ypres battlefields of World War 1, visiting the sights of the Ypres Salient and discussing the fighting that happened he...

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American Civil War – The Blue & The Gray

American Civil War – The Blue & The Gray

13 days from £3,559pp

The American Civil War is by far the deadliest war ever fought in the Continental United States; carrying an incredibly high price for the Americ...

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Spanish Civil War by Air

Spanish Civil War by Air

6 days from £1,049pp

The Spanish Civil War, fought in Spain between 1936 and 1939, is often seen as a dress rehearsal for WW2. Men from many nations fought against Fa...

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Richard III: The Battle of Bosworth 1485

Richard III: The Battle of Bosworth 1485

4 days from £419pp

Follow the story of King Richard III, as we delve into the history of his dramatic end on Bosworth field. We attend the annual Battle of Bosworth...

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Vietnam War

Vietnam War

16 days from £4,259pp

Delve deep into the history of the Vietnam War, as we explore some of Vietnam’s most famous regions, seeing stunning scenery and discussing the i...

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