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Second World War


Tour the battlefields of the Second World War. Let us take you on a journey that is a really unique experience, one that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.

Tours to the Battlefields of the Secpnd World War

In the footsteps have been arranging tours to the battlefields of the Second World War for over fifteen years. In that time they have led customers of many different nationalities around the battlefields of the Northwest Europe, Italy, North Africa and Russia. Their team of expert guides have a wealth of knowledge about the campaigns and battles of the Second World War and some are published military historians. They have followed in the footsteps of American, British, Canadian, French, Australian, South African, New Zealand and German soldiers exploring their battlefields and telling their stories.

Previous In the footsteps tours to the sites of the Second World War have included: -
  • D-Day, 6th June 1944
    D-Day and the Beaches of Normandy — D-Day, 6th June 1944 heralded the beginning of the Liberation of Northwest Europe from under the ...
  • John Frost Bridge, Arnhem
    Operastion Market Garden — On Sunday, 17 September 1944 the Allies launched Operation Market Garden, a daring attempt to seize ...
  • Mardasson Memorial
    Battle of the Bulge — In December 1944 Adolf Hitler launched his last ditch offensive through the Ardennes region aimed at splitting the Allied ..
  • Monte Cassino
    The Italian Campaign — With North Africa in their hands the Allies turned their attention to Sicily and the invasion of Italy ...