D-Day 75th Anniversary: An Iconic Journey of Remembrance

May 29, 2019 to June 7, 2019

Join the National WWII Museum aboard the Seabourn Ovation from May 29 to June 7, 2019, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy and liberation of France. Sailing down the North Sea and English Channel coast from Amsterdam to Normandy, the Ovation’s stops include Rotterdam, Bruges, Ghent, Dunkirk, Calais, Dieppe, the beaches and hedgerows of Normandy, and disembarkation in Dover. Extend your stay with a pretour in Amsterdam or a posttour in London, and experience it all with the foremost experts in WWII history.

National WWII Museum
From approx. $12,599 pp/do
Plus airfare and taxes 
Dates and prices are subject to change

Your travels will include:

  • Rotterdam, leveled by the Nazi blitz
  • Bruges and Ghent, where countless works of art were looted and tirelessly pursued by The “Monuments Men”
  • Dunkirk, where the miraculous evacuation of British, French, and other Allied forces took place in June 1940
  • Calais and its awesome remnants of Hitler’s Atlantic Wall
  • Dieppe, the scene of the heroic attempt by Canadian, British, and American forces to secure a lodgment in August 1942
  • Normandy, where we will spend four days and nights touring the landing areas, iconic landmarks, and off-the beaten-path sites that played a role in the Allied D-Day invasion
  • The cruise concludes with an overnight sailing across the English Channel to Southampton

View/Print Brochure (PDF) 

D-Day 75th Anniversary: An Iconic Journey of Remembrance
as it appears on your passport
Passenger 2
as it appears on your passport
if different than above
Please note: Deposits are based on a per-person basis. Deposits vary based on the tour operator. Refer to specific trip brochure for deposit amount.
Please note: We accept all major credit cards (Mastercard, Visa, American Express, & Discover). AHI, Go Next, Gohagan & PrimeSport only accept Mastercard and Visa.

Please contact the Arizona Alumni Association at 800-232-8278, 520-621-5333, or via email at travel@al.arizona.edu

I/We have carefully read and accept the general information explaining the terms and conditions for this trip found in the trip brochure.

For more information and reservations, please contact our director of UA Alumni Travel, Lisa Valentine, at lisaval@al.arizona.edu or 520-621-5333. Or, simply submit your name and email address below and she will reach out to you.