Normandy & WW1 Trip


4 Days – Normandy & World War 1 – 8th June 2019 (timings to be confirmed)

8th June 2019 - Day 1 – Very early Departure from the York Area for the journey to Portsmouth and your ferry crossing to Cherbourg – Travel to the Caen area for a 2 night stay on a Bed and Breakfast Basis. Please note this offer is based on the Carline Caen Nord. On the way we will Omaha Beach, Colleville sur mer and the new Normandy memorial.

9th June 2019 – Day 2 – Today we will be attending ceremonies at the Green Howard memorials at Ver-sur-Mer & Crepon and time allowing visit more D-Day sites

10th June 2019 - Day 3 – Leave hotel after breakfast and travel to Thiepval Memorial before making our way to Ypres where you will attend the moving Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate Memorial, held at 8pm each evening. After the ceremony we check into our hotel in the Ypres area for a 1 night stay on a Bed and Breakfast basis. Please note this offer is based on a minimum 3* city style hotel.

11th June 2019 - Day 4 – Depart the hotel after breakfast and travel to Calais for your return Ferry crossing to Dover. Then continue to the York area.

Please note, all timings are approximate and subject to confirmation upon receipt of deposits. Times quoted are local.

PRICE BASED ON 30 PASSENGERS TRAVELLING

£389 per person based on passengers sharing a twin/double room.

Single Supplement £66.

The price depends on a minimum of 28 paying passengers. After 28 paying passengers you will qualify for 2 free places sharing within twin/double rooms.

PRICE BASED ON 40 PASSENGERS TRAVELLING

£349 per person based on passengers sharing a twin/double room.

Single Supplement £66.

The price depends on a minimum of 37 paying passengers. After 37 paying passengers you will qualify for 3 free places sharing within twin/double rooms.

What’s included

*Coach travel in an Executive Vehicle - with reclining seats, tea/coffee making facilities (extra charge) air-conditioning and on board toilet.

*Services of experienced drivers/coach assistants.

*Channel crossings as specified.

*Hotel accommodation as specified above, 3 Nights on a Bed and Breakfast basis.

*Services of a Specialist Battlefield Guide.

*Itinerary as specified above - Please note this does include entrances to the museums/places of interest mentioned in the itinerary.

At extra cost

*Other meals i.e. Lunches & Dinners.

*Any other entrances to museums/places of interest not mentioned in the above itinerary.

*Gratuities to your drivers/coach assistants.

*Insurance - Holiday Insurance is an essential part of your booking process and you should ensure you are fully covered by your insurance policy. Many complimentary travel insurance policies will have exceptions and you should ensure the cover is suitable for your personal needs. Please enquire for details.

A non-refundable deposit payment of £100 per person is required to confirm the booking along with your insurance payment if required.

Please note that the holiday is subject to the availability of suitable rates for hotels, availability of coaches, and itinerary and channel crossings at the time of confirmation. This is also subject to our booking conditions, which can be found in our current brochure or on https://www.leger.co.uk/

Please contact Maj Pat Ralph with any queries on 01748 850870