Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Local departure by coach, then onward to our hotel in Valkenburg in Holland for a three night stay.

Day 2 - Siefgried Line; Hürtgenwald

Today we start at the superb Eyewitness WW2’ museum at Beek in Holland, just across the border rom Germany and the Siegfried Line. Here we see an unrivalled collection of uniforms and weapons from the Second World War. We then visit the impressive Netherlands American Cemetery where we see the graves of members of Easy Company – the ‘Band of Brothers’ – and the new visitors’ centre. On the Siegfried Line we see Dragon’s Teeth defences and then travel into the Hürtgenwald battlefield which one observer called ‘Passchendaele with tree bursts’.Here we follow the bloody battle in the forest visiting the Hürtgenwald Museum, frontline positions in the woods and the German Cemetery at Vossenack including the grave of Field Marshall Walter Model, one of the most senior German officers to die in WW2 and often called ‘The Saviour of the Eastern Font’. (B,D)

Day 3 - Race to Remagen

Follow the American advance on the river Rhine: the ‘Race to Remagen’. We look at the first clash of Pershing and Tiger tanks at Elsdorf in March 1945, before following the US Armoured advance via Stadt Meckenheim to the outskirts of Remagen where American troops discovered the Rhine bridge was intact: the last one remaining. We have lunchtime in Remagen then visit the Remagen Bridge Museum, see where the fighting took place and cross the Rhine to view the battlefield from the other side of the river. (B,D)

Day 4

Return home. (B)

Included Meals: B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

Departure Dates and Prices 2019/20 - Race to Remagen: Aachen to the Rhineland

To book, call Leger Reservations on 01709 786 554 or email Leger and quote T55 plus tour code

Executive coach: tour code ref 4HRR
Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
September 13 - 2019
£369
September 11 - 2020 £369

Silver Service coach: tour code ref 4HRRV

Dates

Prices

Dates Prices

April 3 - 2020

£429

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 £45. 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
Race to Remagen: Aachen to the Rhineland

Coach Tours 4 Days

Specialist Battlefield Guide on Every Tour. Prices from only £369

Start this new tour at the superb Eyewitness WW2’ museum at Beek in Holland, just across the border from Germany and the Siegfried Line. Here you will see an unrivalled collection of uniforms and weapons from the Second World War.

We then visit the impressive Netherlands American Cemetery where we see the graves of members of Easy Company – the ‘Band of Brothers’ and the new visitors’ centre, follow the American advance on the river Rhine: the ‘Race to Remagen’. You will look at the first clash of Pershing and Tiger tanks at Elsdorf in March 1945, before following the US Armoured advance via Stadt Meckenheim to the outskirts of Remagen where American troops discovered the Rhine bridge was intact: the last one remaining.

Book this Race to Remagen: Aachen to the Rhineland tour direct with Leger Holidays on 01709 786 554 and quote the Travel 55 code T55.

To book with Leger call them direct on 01709 786 554 or contact them by email. When booking quote code T55.

Key visits

  • Eyewitness and Hürtgenwald Museums
  • Elsdorf
  • Vossenack Cemetery
  • Remagen Bridge and Museum

What's Included

  • Free local joining points
  • 3 nights hotel with continental breakfast and 2 evening meals
  • Specialist battlefields guide
  • Battlefield visits as described

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Your Hotel

You will stay for three nights at the 3-star Hotel Walram in the centre of Valkenburg. 

Silver Service Coach...

Comfort...
✓  Specially-designed reclining seats, with leather headrests, footrests and more legroom than
executive coaches.
✓  Onboard climate control will ensure the temperature remains comfortable throughout your journey.
✓  Socialise and relax in the spacious rear lounge. 

Convenience...
✓ Servery on board offering a range of refreshments.
✓ Personal tables.
✓ Porterage at most hotels.
✓ The option to pay for your optional excursions using a GBP credit or debit card during your tour.

Entertainment...
✓ Time flies with our onboard entertainment system.
✓ With free personal headphones you can tune into the music channel, listen to the radio or watch DVDs.

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