13 days
London, Portsmouth, Normandy region, Paris, Bastogne region, Cologne, Berlin
Set foot on the European battlefields where Allied soldiers built their heroic reputation while the world watched. Experience key sites across these countries, including a visit to the Sachsenhausen Memorial and Museum in Germany, which remind us of the massive costs of World War II.
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to England

  • Day 2: London

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of London

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Strand
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Leicester Square
    • Covent Garden

    Enjoy a fish and chips dinner in London

  • Day 3: London

    Visit the Imperial War Museum

    Visit the Cabinet War Rooms, where Prime Minister Churchill and the Allied Commanders planned the Allied war effort

  • Day 4: London • Portsmouth • Normandy region

    Travel to Portsmouth

    Visit Portsmouth's D-Day museum

    Travel by ferry to the Normandy region along the same route used by Allied naval forces

    Enjoy dinner on the ferry

  • Day 5: Normandy region

    Participate in 75th anniversary ceremonies that commemorate the Normandy landings

    Enjoy a boxed lunch in Normandy

    Enjoy dinner in Normandy

  • Day 6: Normandy region

    Visit the Utah Beach D-Day museum

    Visit Normandy Beach

    Visit Pointe du Hoc, the highest point between Utah Beach and Omaha Beach

    Visit the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
  • Day 7: Normandy region • Paris

    Travel to Paris

    Participate in academic WWII-themed activities

    Enjoy a Seine River cruise

    Enjoy dinner in the Latin Quarter
  • Day 8: Paris

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

    Visit the Shoah Holocaust memorial and museum

    Visit the Louvre

  • Day 9: Paris • Bastogne region

    Travel to the Bastogne region, site of the Battle of the Bulge

    Tour Bastogne with an expert local guide

    Visit the Bastogne Historical Centre

    Enjoy dinner in Bastogne

  • Day 10: Bastogne • Cologne • Berlin

    Travel via Ardennes American Cemetery to Cologne

    Visit Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial

    Travel by train to Berlin
  • Day 11: Berlin

    Take a WWII-themed walking tour of Berlin

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Take an excursion to the Sachsenhausen Memorial and Museum with an expert local guide

  • Day 12: Berlin

    Attend a panel discussion on the history and culture of Berlin

    Visit the East Side Gallery

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to England

  • Day 2: London

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of London

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Strand
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Leicester Square
    • Covent Garden

    Enjoy a fish and chips dinner in London

  • Day 3: London

    Visit the Imperial War Museum

    Visit the Cabinet War Rooms, where Prime Minister Churchill and the Allied Commanders planned the Allied war effort

  • Day 4: London • Portsmouth • Normandy region

    Travel to Portsmouth

    Visit Portsmouth's D-Day museum

    Travel by ferry to the Normandy region along the same route used by Allied naval forces

    Enjoy dinner on the ferry

  • Day 5: Normandy region

    Participate in 75th anniversary ceremonies that commemorate the Normandy landings

    Enjoy a boxed lunch in Normandy

    Enjoy dinner in Normandy

  • Day 6: Normandy region

    Visit the Utah Beach D-Day museum

    Visit Normandy Beach

    Visit Pointe du Hoc, the highest point between Utah Beach and Omaha Beach

    Visit the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
  • Day 7: Normandy region • Paris

    Travel to Paris

    Participate in academic WWII-themed activities

    Enjoy a Seine River cruise

    Enjoy dinner in the Latin Quarter
  • Day 8: Paris

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

    Visit the Shoah Holocaust memorial and museum

    Visit the Louvre

  • Day 9: Paris • Bastogne region

    Travel to the Bastogne region, site of the Battle of the Bulge

    Tour Bastogne with an expert local guide

    Visit the Bastogne Historical Centre

    Enjoy dinner in Bastogne

  • Day 10: Bastogne • Cologne • Berlin

    Travel via Ardennes American Cemetery to Cologne

    Visit Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial

    Travel by train to Berlin
  • Day 11: Berlin

    Take a WWII-themed walking tour of Berlin

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Take an excursion to the Sachsenhausen Memorial and Museum with an expert local guide

  • Day 12: Berlin

    Attend a panel discussion on the history and culture of Berlin

    Visit the East Side Gallery

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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What's Included

  • Round-trip airfare and transportation

    Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Accommodations

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Regional-style meals

    Daily breakfasts and select local dinners are included in your program. Generally, we leave lunch up to you so your group has an opportunity to explore its own tastes.

  • End-to-end Support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • Curriculum Integration

    Your academic vision remains present wherever you travel. Tell us your ideal study abroad experience, and we'll help connect your curriculum to EF's extensive connections abroad.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your expert Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $15 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible Payment Options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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