Day 1

Local departure by coach, then to our hotel in Luxembourg, where we stay for four nights

Day 2 - Diekirch

Today, we visit the Diekirch area seeing the American memorials and also visiting the superb War Museum. After lunch we see a Sherman tank in Wiltz and the excellent Clervaux War Museum, before looking at a mighty 88mm gun at Troisvierges. (B,D)

Day 3 - Westwall and General Patton

This morning we cross the border into Germany and look at the Westwall; the German border defences similar to the Maginot Line, constructed by the Nazis in the 1930s. We see the Westwall Museum in one preserved part of this defence network before ;returning to Luxembourg to look at the story of one of the most famous commanders of WW2: General;George S. Patton. We see the Patton Memorial, visit the Patton Museum and see his grave in the Luxembourg American Cemetery which also contains the graves of US soldiers who died here in 1944-45. (B,D)

Day 4 - Battle of the Bulge

Today we travel into Belgium to examine the fighting around Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge, seeing the woods near Foy where American Airborne troops defended the town, as well as the Patton Memorial, and spot where his tanks relieved the Airborne forces. In the afternoon we travel across to Vielsam, and later see the Baugnez 44 Historical Centre, ending the day around the battlefield at St. Vith. (B,D)

Day 5

Return home. (B)

Included Meals: B = Breakfast

Silver Service Departure Dates and Prices 2019/20

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

Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
Exclusive Singles Departure - Silver Service Coach : tour Code 5LBLSV
April 29 - 2019
£589 April 27 £609
Silver Service Coach : tour Code 5LBLV
June 17 - 2019
£559 June 15 - 2020 £579
August 19 - 2019
£559
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 are at extra cost; travel insurance essential, call for details; single room supplement £99 (5LBLV only). 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

Exclusive Singles Departure

Including: Sole use of your own room and no single room supplement. Call for more details

Leger Holidays
Following General Patton: Battlefield Luxembourg

Coach Tours 5 Days

Specialist Battlefield Guide On Every Tour. Prices from only £559

This new tour is an excellent follow-on from Leger's popular Battle of the Bulge tour, exploring areas in Luxembourg connected with the Ardennes offensive in 1944 and also looking at the German Westwall defences, as well as the death of General Patton after the war

Book this battlefield 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

  • Diekirch War Museum
  • General Patton’s Grave
  • Patton Museum
  • Baugnez
  • Wiltz
  • St. Vith
  • Bastogne

What's Included

  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast and 3 evening meals
  • Specialist Battlefield Guide
  • Battlefield visits as described
  • Free local joining points

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Your Hotel

You will stay for four nights at the 3-star Grand Vianden Hotel in Vianden. The hotel has a lift, pleasant bar, conservatory, lounge and restaurant serving French and Belgian cuisine.

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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