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D-Day Battle Tours

10 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France
+33 2 33 01 26 12
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What a Day!

After researching various WWII tours, we signed up for a private day tour with D-Day Battle Tours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
saleedu
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Seattle, Washington
Monica Baan gave a world-class experience

This was my 2nd tour with Monica, the first I did was 3 years ago in a group. This time, it was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lucas F
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Spokane, Washington
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Rene van Oirschot, Monica Baan and Ellwood Von Siebold of D-Day Battle Tours will provide you with one of the most memorable Normandy D-Day tours. D-Day Battle Tours offers you a quality choice of World War Two D-Day tours with Normandy tours tailor made to match your time schedule and level of interest. D-Day Battle Tours is an established tour company located in the centre of Sainte Mere Eglise, Normandy. We aim to provide a battlefield tour experience which is informative, flexible and memorable for you and your group.
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  • Average2%
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10 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France
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+33 2 33 01 26 12
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After researching various WWII tours, we signed up for a private day tour with D-Day Battle Tours and definitely made the right choice! As we were a family of five with our youngest being 6 years old, we wanted to make sure the tour was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 2nd tour with Monica, the first I did was 3 years ago in a group. This time, it was a private 2-day tour with my father on a "bucket list" trip with him to tour the major WW2 sites of Europe. He...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We visited the U.K. sector. It was fascinating and thorough with a lot of information. Ms Baan was an excellent guide. We (6 in number) all had an enjoyable day. The fee of 100€ per person is not cheap but did include hotel pick up...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

My son and I spent the day with Rene on a private tour after meeting up in historic Carentan. We spent the morning in Sainte Mère Église, and the afternoon at Utah, Omaha, Pointe du Hoc, Normandy American Cemetery, and various sites you’d never see...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We were six adults seeking a tour of the history behind DDay and the beaches of Normandy.We found the ideal guide in Rene van Oirschot. He truly has been a WW ll buff since early childhood and has refined his skills over the years. He...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We did a private tour over a full day with Rene van Oirschot (4 pax). He was truly excellent. My mother in-law has difficulty getting around, so the tour was tailored to her, and Rene even allowed us into his own home to have a...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

While there are many tourist locations where a tour guide is not necessary, this is not one of them. Rene covers a lot of ground in quick time while breaking down a complex piece of history into bite size pieces. We almost didn’t make plans...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

My wife and I were on vacation France, and I insisted on seeing the D-Day sites. After researching tours, we settled on this tour. Rene was our tour guide, and also the owner of the company. We had a private tour and it was an...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

If you only have a day or two for visiting Normandy, you should go on this tour. We selected this Normandy WWII tour after hearing a Rick Steves interview with Ellwood Von Siebold who conducts tours for this company. We were fortunate to sign up...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We booked a 2-day tour with DDay Battle Tours. Rene was our guide and he shared a wealth of knowledge about the many battles of the Normandy invasion. Rene participates in re-enactments of the parachute drops and shared that experience with us. Rene added so...More

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ladyazerae
7 April 2018|
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Response from Fifinella44 | Property representative |
I'm sorry we don't do pick ups from Le Havre. Regards, Monica Baan
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William W C
7 March 2018|
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Response from RvOBayeux | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your enquiry, but before I can answer your question I need to have some more details: -Which date? -How many people is your group? -Do you want a shared group tour or a private tour? -Do you want a 1, 2 or... More
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anyap349
1 May 2016|
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Response from DDay-Ellwood | Property representative |
Phone 0033 632 674 915 and speak to Ellwood
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