Memory Tours- First World War (WWI)

On this centenary of the Great War (1914-1918), explore some of the most important battlefields and memorials of one of the deadliest conflicts of human history. With Enchanted France custom designed itineraries you will follow the battles of the Somme and Marne by visiting unforgettable sites like Verdun where nightmarish battles between German and French forces, starting on February 21 1916, lasted 300 days and 300 nights. After ten month of battle in Verdun, more than 700,000 German and French troops were killed. Also, learn how the arrival of the American Expeditionary Force under General Pershing in 1917 help turn the tide of the war when they undertook a major counteroffensive in the Argonne and Marne. Memory tours of First World War are offered as independent-self drive, private chauffeur guided tours and minibus tours from Paris.

Enchanted France will lead you through memorable itineraries retracing the Great War.
Contact us for more details.

First Option: Meuse Argonne

Highlights:

Verdun battlefield, Fort Duaumont and Ossuary;
American Monument at Montfaucond d’Argonne and American Cemetery
,the largest in Europe with more than 14,000 graves;
“Trench of the Bayonets” and St Mihiel.

 

 

Date: Anytime
Price: Upon Request
Self-drive or Chauffeur driven

Includes: Two nights double occupancy in B&B in Verdun or nearby
Day 1- Visit Verdun Memorial, Ossuary and Museum
Day 2- Visit Montfaucond D’Argonne , American Cemetery
and St. Mihiel

 

Please contact us for more details

 

 

Second Option – Meuse-Argonne; Marne

Highlights:
Verdun battlefield, Fort Duaumont and Ossuary;
Verdun Museum American Monument at Montfaucond d’Argonne
and American Cemetery;
St Mihiel.
Belleau Woods, Chateau Thierry, Chemin des Dames,
Meaux WWI Museum

 

 

Date: Anytime
Price: Upon Request
Self-drive or Chauffeur-driven

Includes:
Three nights double occupancy in B&B – 2 nights in Verdun;
Day 1- Visit Verdun Memorial, Ossuary and Museum
Day 2- Visit Montfaucond D’Argonne , American Cemetery and
St. Mihiel 1 night in Chateau Thierry or nearby
Day 3- Visit Belleau Woods, Chemin des Dames, Chateau Thierry Monument
Day 4- visit Meaux WWI Museum

These trips can be customized to include airfare, car rental, train passes and additional night stays in Paris or other cities.

 

Excursions by minibus from Paris to the Battlefields of WWI – 9-12 hours day trip

  • Verdun - Meuse Argonne Battlefields Tour- $299 pp
  • Arras and Vimy Ridge Battlefields- Tour $245 pp
  • Somme Battlefields Tour- $245 pp
    (NO PICK UP; MEET MINIBUS AT LOCAL OFFICE)
  • Anzac Day and Dawn Service at Villiers Bretonneau - $250 pp
    (NO PICK UP MEET MINIBUS AT LOCAL OFFICE)
  • Belgian Flanders Battlefieds Tour -Ypres Salient - $250 pp

 

 

 

* These rates are subject to availability and currency rate fluctuations.

For these and other specialized tours call us at 866-313-2856 or email us at contact@enchanted-france.com