12 days
Rome, Normandy region, Paris

Explore two different theaters of battle in Europe during World War II: Italy and France. Learn about key Allied advances on the beaches of Normandy, and immerse yourself in a mix of history and modern culture in two of Europe’s most exciting capital cities.

Travel dates: May 31–June 10, 2024

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Italy

  • Day 2: Rome

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport
  • Day 3: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Colosseum
    • Roman Forum

  • Day 4: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Castel Gandolfo, the Pope’s summer residence on the shores of Lake Albano. Learn about its rich history as you explore:

    • The Pontifical Villas
    • The Barberini Gardens
    • The Roman ruins and Amphitheater

    Enjoy an included lunch before returning to Rome

    Explore Rome on your own

  • Day 5: Rome • Paris

    Fly to Paris

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

  • Day 6: Paris • Normandy region

    Travel to the Normandy region

  • Day 7: Normandy region

    Participate in the 80th anniversary ceremonies that commemorate the Normandy landings.  

  • Day 8: Normandy region

    Visit Point du Hoc, the Normandy Beaches, and the American Cemetery

  • Day 9: Normandy region

    Visit the Utah Beach D-Day Museum

    Experience special World War II-themed activities and programming exclusive to EF travelers. 

  • Day 10: Normandy region • Paris

    Travel via Versailles to Paris

    Take a guided tour of Versailles

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • State Apartments
    • Hall of Mirrors
    • Gardens
  • Day 11: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower

    Visit the Louvre

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Italy

  • Day 2: Rome

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport
  • Day 3: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Colosseum
    • Roman Forum

  • Day 4: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Castel Gandolfo, the Pope’s summer residence on the shores of Lake Albano. Learn about its rich history as you explore:

    • The Pontifical Villas
    • The Barberini Gardens
    • The Roman ruins and Amphitheater

    Enjoy an included lunch before returning to Rome

    Explore Rome on your own

  • Day 5: Rome • Paris

    Fly to Paris

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

  • Day 6: Paris • Normandy region

    Travel to the Normandy region

  • Day 7: Normandy region

    Participate in the 80th anniversary ceremonies that commemorate the Normandy landings.  

  • Day 8: Normandy region

    Visit Point du Hoc, the Normandy Beaches, and the American Cemetery

  • Day 9: Normandy region

    Visit the Utah Beach D-Day Museum

    Experience special World War II-themed activities and programming exclusive to EF travelers. 

  • Day 10: Normandy region • Paris

    Travel via Versailles to Paris

    Take a guided tour of Versailles

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • State Apartments
    • Hall of Mirrors
    • Gardens
  • Day 11: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower

    Visit the Louvre

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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Your experience includes

  • Airfare & transportation

    Round-trip flights on major carriers; Comfortable motor coach

  • Hotels

    8 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms

  • Regional-style meals

    European breakfast and dinner daily

  • Guided sightseeing

    4 sightseeing tours led by a licensed local guide; 1 walking tour

  • Entrances

    Colosseum; Roman Forum; Sistine Chapel; St. Peter’s Basilica; Abbey of Monte Cassino; Cassino War Cemetery; Versailles; Notre-Dame Cathedral

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your culturally connected Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • Personalized Learning Support

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we're there too.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances. Learn more about your flexible options at eftours.com/peaceofmind.

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