Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge Tour

During this tour we will follow the trails of the soldiers who executed Operation Market Garden and faced many difficulties during the freezing Battle of the Bulge. We will see the drop zones where the Airborne Divisions landed during ‘Market’ and the sites where the ground forces fought during ‘Garden’. In Belgium we will visit Jacks Woods, which claimed many casualties during the Battle of the Bulge. We even visit Luxembourg and German territory to discover some interesting World War II sites. During six days we see where fellow nationals took important steps in the making of the nation’s history.

Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge Tour
Day 1

Pick-up at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam | Transfer to Oosterbeek | British Airborne Museum Oosterbeek | John Frost Bridge Arnhem | Waal bridge Nijmegen

Day 2

Transfer to Groesbeek | National Liberation Museum | ‘Klein America’ | Hell’ s Highway and surroundings

Day 3

Transfer to Overloon | Liberty Park and War Museum Overloon | Transfer to Margraten | Margraten American Cemetery and surroundings | Henri Chapelle American Cemetery and surroundings | Transfer to Bastogne

Day 4

Visit Bastogne | Mardasson Memorial honouring the memory of American soldiers | Bois Jacques during Battle of the Bulge | Sites of Band of Brothers

Day 5

Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial | Battle for the Hürtgenwald and the Anti-Tank Wall

Day 6

End of tour

Trip Details

Start Location: Amsterdam
End Location: Hürtgenwald
Number of days: 6
Number of nights: 5
Countries The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Type of tour: Group tour
Tour Guide Language: Dutch

T.O. information

Tour operated by: OAD
Address: Breukersweg 2, 7471 ST Goor, The Netherlands
Phone 31 (0) 547284484
Website: http://www.oad.nl