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Discover Battle of Britain sites in England

Alpventures® Britain at War! Tour features the most significant Battle of Britain sites in England! From Cambridge and Duxford to Dover; from London to Portsmouth, our Tour includes the best monuments, memorials, and museums like the Battle of Britain Bunker at RAF Uxbridge (No. 11 Group Operations Room) - the location that saw the most activity during the battle as it was responsible for protecting the City of London and the southeast coast of England.

We take in the former RAF airfield at Duxford, which now houses one of the best aircraft museums in the world, we eat dinner in an authentic wartime pub in Cambridge, we enjoy a visit to the Kent Battle of Britain Museum, and much, much more! For more information and details on our Britain at War! Tour, please visit our website at worldwar2tours.com

Normandy Tour now featuring the Todt Battery

Back by popular demand! We're bringing back the Todt Battery to our Normandy to the Eagle's Nest Tour, after a seven year hiatus. Originally, we swapped out the site for the impressive underground V2 bunker near Saint Omer, "La Couple". We are still keeping that site in the Tour; we're just adding the Todt Battery back into the Itinerary. The Todt Battery is a former German heavy artillery battery located on the coast of France near Calais. Intended to assist the Third Reich in its plan to invade England (Operation Sea Lion), it was never used for that purpose as Hitler lost the Battle of Britain and never carried out the invasion. Today, it is an Atlantic Wall Museum containing a great collection of uniforms, weapons, and equipment - in addition to an original Krupp K5 rail-mounted artillery gun; one of only two known in the world!

We include a visit to the impressive Todt Battery on Alpventures Normandy to the Eagle's Nest Tour - offered every May and September. The Tour includes tons of sites at the D-Day Landing Beaches in Normandy, France; the V2 rocket bunker near St. Omer (La Couple), Battle of the Bulge sites in the Belgian Ardennes, and Third Reich sites throughout Bavaria, Germany. We finish the Tour at Berchtesgaden in the Bavarian Alps; where we also visit Hitler's infamous Eagle's Nest. For more information including current dates and rates for our Normandy to the Eagle's Nest Tour, please visit our website at worldwar2tours.com or contact us by phone, toll-free at 1 (888) 991-6718.

Join us for the D-Day Experience in Normandy

Here's an introduction to the D-Day Experience at Dead Man's Corner near Utah Beach in Normandy, France. Experience a paratroopers journey on D-Day from a base in England to the skies over Normandy in an authentic, one-of-a-kind C-47 flight simulator! This is a 3-for-1 deal: Historic site, First-class museum, and D-Day flight simulator.

We include a visit to the D-Day Experience and Dead Man's Corner on Alpventures Normandy to the Eagle's Nest Tour - offered every May and September. The Tour includes tons of sites at the D-Day Landing Beaches in Normandy, France; a V2 rocket bunker near Calais, Battle of the Bulge sites in the Belgian Ardennes, and Third Reich sites throughout Bavaria, Germany. We finish the Tour at Berchtesgaden in the Bavarian Alps; where we also visit Hitler's infamous Eagle's Nest. For more information including current dates and rates for our Normandy to the Eagle's Nest Tour, please visit our website at worldwar2tours.com or contact us by phone, toll-free at 1 (888) 991-6718.

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