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Address: 14490 Planquery, France
Phone Number: +33 (0)231 51 98 14
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D-Day tour to remember!

My husband and I went on a D-Day tour with Roel (Victory Tours) in late May. We picked Victory Tours based on recommendations from Rick Steves Guidebooks as well as Trip Advisor... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My husband and I went on a D-Day tour with Roel (Victory Tours) in late May. We picked Victory Tours based on recommendations from Rick Steves Guidebooks as well as Trip Advisor. Both recommendations were completely on point. Roel was fantastic. He provided wonderful commentary throughout the visit, poignant and funny, and was exceptionally knowledgable about each site as well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

My wife and I recently took a day trip from Paris to tour the D-Day sites. Roel picked us up in a small van right outside the Bayeux train station. What a fantastic day! First of all, Roel limits the number in his tour to a really small group, so you will have a personal guide throughout the area. Roel... More 

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Sheboygan, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We booked a tour with Roel for 4, including one teenager. Booking and payment was efficient. We took the train in from Paris for the day and were picked up and dropped off at the station by Roel. We ended up with a private tour as the other people who had booked canceled. By the time we had loaded up... More 

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Troutville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This was a wonderful tour of the Normandy beaches. Roul is very knowledgeable and had pictures to explain what happened on the beaches. We went to some extraordinary sites and ate a picnic lunch in a lovely setting.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My research onTrip Advisor for a D Day tour led me to Victory Tours, and what a terrific find it was!!!! Roel is incredibly knowledgeable, and he has a wonderful way of presenting his information. We had a fantastic day, and I would recommend Roel Klinkhammer without hesitation.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My husband and I toured the D-Day beaches with Roel just a few weeks ago. It was an amazing experience. Roel puts you right into the historical context of the beaches. He brings detailed maps and photos and narrates the story in such a way that you can really understand what you are looking at and why it is to... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Our family of 7 (Grandparents, Parents, and Grandkids) booked a day trip with Roel Klinkhamer's Victory Tour. Roel is extremely knowledgeable about the battles of D-Day. He shared many interesting stories and made sure that he answered all of our questions. We would highly recommend this tour. It's time well spent.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My husband and I just returned from a month in Europe visiting Greece, Turkey, Italy and France. He is a WWII buff and was thoroughly looking forward to this tour. I had booked the 2-day private tour as I know that he would have many questions and would like this private time. Roel did not disappoint in any way. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The day we spent with Roel of Victory Tours was truly memorable and one of the best tours my husband and I have ever taken. Roel is truly an expert in D-Day history and shares his stories with interesting details and relevant facts in a way that all in the group are engaged and understand what happened in Normandy. We... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Couldn't have asked for a more convenient tour and very knowledgeable guide. The meeting place of Bayeux is just 2 hours outside of Paris by train and Roel met us right outside of the train station. He was able to tell our small group a great deal of information on what happened on D-Day while keeping it very interesting. We... More 

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Address: Address: 14490 Planquery, France
Phone Number: +33 (0)231 51 98 14
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Planquery

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