5 Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Local departure by coach then to Wolfheze on the outskirts of Arnhem for a four-night stay.

Day 2 - Arnhem Landing Grounds and Oosterbeek

We start the tour at the Arnhem Airborne Museum. We then travel out to some of the landing grounds. After lunch we look at the bitter fighting in the Oosterbeek perimeter and see Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery; visit Oosterbeek Church; see positions held by the Border Regiment and follow the story of the ‘Lonsdale Force’, before visiting the house where General Urquhart hid during the battle. B

Day 3 - Arnhem Bridge and The Island

We see where the fighting took place around the iconic Arnhem Bridge this morning. After lunch in Nijmegen we visit Jonkerbos War Cemetery before examining ‘The Island’ and looking at the fighting around the De Laar Farm. American Airborne troops also held The Island after the battle and we see their memorial. B

Day 4 - Reichswald Forest and The Rhineland

We start at the National Liberation Museum at Groesbeek and also visit Groesbeek War Cemetery before looking at the fighting in Reichswald Forest, seeing the War Cemetery. After lunch in Kleve we look at the Rhineland, before seeing where the Rhine crossings took place, ending the day where Airborne troops landed in March 1945 B

Day 5

Return home. B

Included Meals: B = Breakfast

5 Day Tour Departure Dates & Prices 2017/2018

Leger Brochure Price in Black

Travel 55 Discount Price in Red

Tel: Leger Reservations on 01709 786 554 and quote Travel ref: T55 and tour code

5 days by Silver Service coach: tour code ref 5GARV
Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
March 27 2017
£459
£437
August 28 2017
£499
£475
June 24 2017
£499
£475
October 16 2017
£479
£456
July 24 2017
£499
£475
March 26 2018
£479
£456
days by Luxuria coach: tour code ref 5GARX
May 29 2017
£559
£532
More 2018 dates also available! Call for information.
All prices shown are per person based on two sharing a room, unless otherwise stated.
Extras: optional excursions; entrance fees to museums and places of interest; travel insurance essential, call or see website for details; single room supplement £125.
Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability. All holidays subject to Leger Holidays Terms & Conditions
Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Leger Holidays
Arnhem and the Rhine Crossings

Coach Tours 5 Days - 5% Discount

Specialist Battlefield Guide On Every Tour. Prices from only £437

The heroic but ill fated Arnhem and the Rhine Crossing from Leger Holidays battlefield tours Looks at the Allied attempts to cross the mighty River Rhine. The heroics that occurred at Arnhem and the surrounding areas put it up with such events as Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, the Battle of the Atlantic and D-Day in terms of the courage displayed by the men on the ground. However, some also see the attack on Arnhem as an attack that went a 'bridge too far'. 

To receive your 5% discount, book this Arnhem and the Rhine Crossings battlefield tour direct with Leger Holidays on 01709 786 554 and quote the Travel 55 code T55.

To book with Leger and claim your 5% discount, call them direct on 01709 786 554 or email Leger and quote Travel 55 code T55.

Your HoteL

You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Bilderberg Wolfheze Hotel or similar in Wolfheze on the outskirts of Arnhem. The hotel has a bar and restaurant, indoor swimming pool and sauna.

What's Included

5 days by coach

  • 4 nights’ accommodation with continental breakfast
  • Specialist Battlefield Guide
  • Battlefield visits as described
  • Convenient local joining points

Entrance to museums and places of intererst (extra cost)

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Silver Service Luxury Coach

You’ll be delighted with your Silver Service ‘experience’ right from the moment you meet your tour coach at the port and you’re invited on board.

Sit back and relax in specially-designed, deluxe reclining seats*, with footrests and more legroom** than standard coaches. Enjoy your own reserved seat. Personal tables. Porterage† at most hotels, so you really don’t have to lift a finger. Free personal headphones, so you can enjoy the radio channels, listen to music, or watch DVDs*** Follow your journey’s progress on the satellite navigation display.

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Luxuria Coach

Inside and out, Luxuria coaches are stylish and elegant. Only Leger Holidays can offer you the very best in luxury coach travel and we always strive to ensure that our customers have the perfect Leger Holidays experience.

The ultimate level of comfort when taking an escorted touring holiday -

Comfort...

✓ Deluxe armchair-style seats with adjustable head rests, central arm rests with cup holders and retractable calf rests give you a more comfortable journey.

✓ As part of Luxuria’s unique layout there will be up to 5 individual seats available, likely to be very popular with single travellers and those who enjoy their own personal space.

Convenience...

✓ U.K. plug sockets and USB points at each seat mean you can keep your devices fully charged at all times.

Entertainment...

✓ Every seat has its own, fully interactive, touch screen T.V. offering a wide choice of entertainment so you can control what you want to watch and when

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