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Ardennes

Ardennes Grad

The Ardennes region of Belgium offers a great centre for a school visit. As well as a selection of memorials and museums connected with the Battles of the Ardennes and the Bulge in World War II, there is the fascinating Euro Space Centre.

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Barcelona

Barcelona Grad

For those studying Spanish, Barcelona’s culture and historical architecture offers the ideal choice for a residential visit. Greatly influenced by its sporting and artistic residents, this vibrant city provides a rare chance to mix the old with the new.

 

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Berlin

Berlin Grad

Berlin has all the attributes of a modern capital city, but its main attraction is the grandeur and historic significance of many of its buildings and sights.

 

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Brittany

Brittany Grad

Brittany is excellent for student touring groups. Close enough to be easily accessible yet far enough away to experience the distinct culture that makes it an enriching experience.

 

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Christmas Markets day excursion

Christmas Markets day excursion Grad

Galloway has been operating tours and day excursions to Europe’s Christmas Markets for many years. For some weeks prior to Christmas, many cities and towns across Northern Europe are transformed into a festive paradise.

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Fortress Europe

Fortress Europe Grad

An excursion providing the opportunity to visit the many fascinating sites in Nord-Pas de Calais that demonstrate the extent of the fortification and armaments in place during World War II.

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Munich

Munich Grad

This tour covers the early rise of Nazi power in Munich and offers a fascinating insight into the area’s role during World War II.

Perfect as a two-centre tour with Nuremberg.

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Normandy

Normandy Grad

Normandy offers plenty of World War II sites that can be combined with artistic, historic, natural and cultural interest.

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Nuremberg

Nuremberg Grad

This tour covers the early rise of Nazi power in Nuremburg and offers a fascinating insight into the area’s role during World War II.

Perfect as a two-centre tour with Munich.

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Opal Coast

Opal Coast Grad

The French Opal Coast is a popular choice for school groups, with many opportunities for sightseeing and activities based upon the region’s historic and maritime heritage.

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Opal Coast day excursion

Opal Coast day excursion Grad

The French Opal Coast is so easily accessible and therefore offers a wide variety of interesting opportunities for a school day excursion.

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Picardy

Picardy Grad

Although Picardy includes The Somme area, there is so much more to do and see than the First World War battlefields. A great opportunity to explore an exciting region of France.

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Rhine & Moselle Valley

Rhine & Moselle Valley Grad

A school tour to this region offers the opportunity to explore the highlights of the Rhine and Moselle.

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The Somme

The Somme Grad

The Battle of The Somme took place between July and November 1916, and our tours will enable you to visit the main sites in the area.

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The Somme day excursion

The Somme day excursion Grad

Our excursion to The Somme will provide your students with an unforgettable and moving experience of the great offensive of 1916.

The main Battle of The Somme was fought between 1st July and 17th November 1916, and in many ways was one of the greatest disasters ever experienced by the British Army.

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Vimy & Arras day excursion

Vimy & Arras day excursion Grad

This popular day excursion will offer your History students an interesting and thought-provoking combination of World War I visits in Northern France.

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Ypres Salient

Ypres Salient Grad

An Ypres Salient tours offer students a superb opportunity to study the area that was a pivotal point in the First Word War.

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Ypres Salient day excursion

Ypres Salient day excursion Grad

An excursion to the First World War Battlefields of the Ypres Salient provides an ideal introduction to this fascinating history subject. The town of Ypres lay just in front of the German line of advance in Belgium and was key to the Channel Ports.

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