Market Garden


6 Days and 5 Nights

Day One
Depart Pick up points for Hull

Day Two
1st (UK) Airborne division Area
Visit Drop Zone 'X'
Drive along Lion Route
Tour of the Arnhem Bridge Area
St Elizabeths Hospital

Day Three
Guards Armoured and 101st (Screaming Eagles) Airborne Divisions area
Joe's Bridge
Drive along Hells Highway
Visit Valkenswaard Cemetery
Visit to the Son Bridge, scene of an attempt by Easy Company (Band Of Brothers) to capture the first of the all important bridges.
Wings of Liberation Museum

Day Four
Guards Armoured and 82nd (All American) Airborne Divisions Area
Site of Grave Bridge an its successfull capture by the US 82ndDivision
Travel along "Hells Highway"
Visit Jonkersbos War Cemetery
Liberation Museum at Groesbeek
Drive over Nijmegen Bridge

Day Five
1st (UK) Airborne Division and 1st Polish Parachte Brigade's area.
Visit Drop Zone 'Y' scene of the opposed landing by 4th Parachute Brigade on 18th September 1944
Visit Glider memorial on the edge of Landing Zone 'S'
War Cemetray at Oosterbeek
Visit the Westerbouwing Heights wich look down on the Lower Rhine to Driel
Depart for Rotterdam

Day Six
Depart Hull for drop off points

(Itinerary subject to change)

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