Battle of the Bulge 14-18/12/2022 NUTS Weekend
A five-day trip associated with the sites of the last great German offensive on the Western Front. Brilliant museums, "ghosts" / "then & now" Ingenious museums, "ghosts" / "then & now", personal and armored weapons of the fighting units, cemeteries and memorials of those events await you and all this amidst mountainous terrain and Ardennes forests.
Date: 14-18/12/2022 NUTS Weekend
Transport by air-conditioned minibus or mid-range car , accommodation (fully equipped private accommodation with kitchen etc.) , travel insurance , entrance tickets to all museums !!! Food is on your own, I recommend to take with you what you like most
Day 1 :
Technik Museum Sinsheim - overview of German military technology, "aviation theme". cars and railroads
Technik Museum Speyer - airplanes and helicopters, old cars, fire-fighting equipment, boats and motorcycles, overview of engines and rail vehicles
Day 2 :
Bastogne city , which played a key role during the "Battle of the Bulge" and there are three great museums :
101st Airborne Museum Le Mess
Musee de la Bataille des Ardennes La Roche-en-Ardenne
Day 3 :
December 44 Museum in La Gleize with Tiger II "213" where Kampfgruppe Peiper had its end
Manhay History 44 Museum
Baugnez History 44 Museum - site of the famous Malmedy massacre
Day 4 :
Musee National d'Histoire Militaire
Musee de la Bataille des Ardennes Clervaux (MBAC)
General Patton Museum
American Cementary and Memorial (cemetery where General Patton is buried among his soldiers)
Day 5 :
Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung Koblenz
3 floors of exhibitions with personal weapons, uniforms and in addition aircraft, tanks used by the Germans from the First World War until today and a large collection of artillery.
"Ghost" / "Then and Now" (3 days)
We will visit Ardennes towns "looking" for traces of fighting, we will compare historical places with current locations, where buildings and surroundings look like in 1944. We will learn the details of the depicted vehicles , their units and what exactly happened that day.
Deposit of 700 PLN to be paid after establishing the list of participants, 30 days or less before the planned departure.
Intimate group of 6 to 8 people.
A group of people signed up for the trip will be created on Facebook where I will share all the information related to the trip with you, such as photos and our accommodation, etc. Departure from Warsaw around 3A.M, people from the capital will be picked up from home. If you are interested, I can pick you up on my way from Warsaw via Łódź and Wrocław.
What is important is that my travel agency is up to date:
- Certificate of entry into the Register of Tour Operators and Tourist Agents of the Marshal of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship under no. 2371
- Document of bank or insurance guarantee contract or insurance for clients issued by Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń Europa Spółka Akcyjna under No GT 15/2021
- prepared individual contract for each of the trip particip