The second World War in a nutshell - Private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

222620


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Dutch (fluent), English (fluent), French (advanced), German (fluent), Spanish (basic)

from the invasion to operation Market Garden with a private guide


In the night of May 10th 1940 the Germans invaded The Netherlands.
Todays tour will highlight the invasion as well as the liberation as a result of operation Market Garden. From this perspective the tour will take you to those places of interest that mark this dark period in our history. A visit to the "National Liberation Museum" is included.
This tour will bring us to the Nijmegen-Arnhem region and back.

Itinerary

> Pick-up at agreed place
> Sketch in the field on movements Operation Market Garden south-West of Nijmegen
> visit National Liberation Museum (Lunch around noon, before or after the museum)
> crossing the bridge of the Waal at the city of Nijmegen
> crossing the John Frost bridge at Arnhem (a bridge to far)
>End at agreed place (adress to be given)

Depending on place of Pick-up or unforeseen local circumstances the order in the itinerary may be changed to gain time and to avoid unnecessary milage.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Place of Stay/Hotel in Amsterdam

End location: Place of Stay/Hotel in Amsterdam

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

We will use my private car which is a spacious Renault Scenic SUV > From 4 or more persons onwards customised calculation will apply because of need of a rental car.

What’s Included

Other: Tour price includes guide services, preparation, transportation in a Renault Scenic SUV, local taxes and depreciation.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 Euro - Per person estimate for lunch, drinks and items of personal interest.

What’s Extra

Other: Not included are lunch, drinks and costs for personal interest

A Recent Review of this tour

This was a fantastic tour. Wilbert was waiting for us when we got off the ship and got us back in plenty of time. He is incredibly knowledgeable, and was really able to bring the past alive. We have no reservations about recommending this tour.
Kathryn C.

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Private tour guide Wilbert B.

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