American battlefields and sites in Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg and Northern France

6 days

World War I and World War II

Germany, Battle of the Bulge, Waterloo, Huertgen Forest, Easy Company of the 101st Airborne, Malmedy, Luxembourg, Verdun, Argonne, Reims.

This tour will take you to some of the most famous battlefields in Europe, from Waterloo to those of WW1 and WW 2.
You will see American battlefields in Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany and France.

3.200 USD


From the bloody battles in Huertgen Forest to The Battle of the Bulge around Bastogne, the site near Malmedy where 92 American POWs were murdered in the first days of the Ardennes Offensive.

You will visit the battlefield and the American foxholes near the German border in Luxembourg. In France, near Verdun and the Argonne forest you will walk in the footsteps of Sgt. York, one of America’s great heroes from WW 1.

You will experience France, Belgium Germany and Luxembourg and you will be introduced to these countries and experience their culture, food and history. Every day will be packed with visits and unique experiences.

You will see and experience the following:

• The Museum of the Armistice car in Compiègne
• Waterloo battlefield
• Huertgen Forest
• Malmedy Massacre site and museum
• Le Gleize museum
• Bastogne
• Battlefields and foxholes of Easy Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne at Bastogne, “Band of Brothers”
• American Monument outside Bastogne
• Bastogne Military Museum
• The National Military History Museum in Luxembourg

• Battlefield of 109th Infantry Regiment of the 28th US Infantry Division in Luxembourg
• American War Cemetery in Luxembourg
• General Patton’s grave
• Verdun battlefields from WW 1
• Verdun Memorial Museum
• American Military Cemetery, Meuse-Argonne WW 1
• Sgt. York’s trail
• Reims Cathedral
• General Eisenhower’s headquarter in Reims


"After having traveled with the International Military Institute six times I can only give the company my best recommendations. There is control with everything and everything functions perfectly. The guides are knowledgeable and let their knowledge pass on to the travelers. You know more, when you return home."

– Exceptional service and knowledge (Uffe S.)

"As someone interested in history (especially WWII) it has always been my dream to see and experience key places that have to do with the war. To stand at Omaha Beach where the Allies went ashore in 1944. To stand at Zeppelinfeld in Nuremberg, where the Nuremberg Rally took place. Cultours is definitely a tour operator out of the ordinary. If you want to feel the presence of history, Cultours will in no way disappoint."

– Fantastic! Exciting! Incredible! Simply! (Brian)

”A memorable trip. Enjoyable and I learned a lot. Great companionship. Thanks so much.”

– Don Atkinson

"With an old friend from school I participated in a journey to Normandy in the spring of 2012. The theme was the 1944 invasion in Normandy, France. It was a great experience, a good bus, competent and engaged guide. The hotels and the food were good. Everything came together perfectly. I can only say, that I would travel with Cultours again. I got my money's worth."

– The best themed tour operator (Karsten N.)

"… the most enjoyable, informative and detailed tour I have ever been on. The historians/guides, Torsten Granov and Daniel Martinez, were both extremely knowledgeable about the area and history of both Normandy and Paris. A visitor with little knowledge of the D-Day invasion would gain a wealth of information taking this tour."

– John W. Husk

Our expert guides & Pricing

Daniel Martinez

Daniel Martinez

Historian and TV personality

Daniel Martinez is a noted Pacific War and WWII historian. He is a well-known television personality. He hosted 36 episodes of Unsolved History for Discovery Channel. Daniel has also appeared in numerous
 documentaries for the History Channel, National Geographic, the Military Channel, CBS, NBC, ABC, CSPAN and PBS. Recently, he led our tour retracing the footsteps of John F. Kennedy up to his assassination in 1963. His background in battlefield interpretation is acknowledged internationally. He has led tours to the fields of Gettysburg, Antietam, Little Big Horn, Pearl Harbor, Iwo Jima, Saipan, Tinian and Midway Island. He has written or contributed to several books and writes for leading publications on military history.

Torsten Granov

Torsten Granov

Historian and Director of International Military History Institute

Torsten Granov has written several books and has lectured widely about WWII and Nazi Germany in Denmark, Norway and France. His book D-Day – the prelude, the drama, the aftermath is available in English. He is an expert on WWII and the Invasion of Normandy – D-day. He has visited a great number of WWI and WWII battlefields as an expert guide on military history tours.



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