When most people think of France, they think of romantic dinners in chic Parisian cafés, strolls along the banks of the Seine, and vacation photos taken with the iconic Eiffel Tower in the background. But for history buffs, France holds a different appeal. Many battles took place in France during the two world wars, with American soldiers fighting alongside the French in both. Many of the battlefields and historic towns that played a role in these wars are tourist destinations today. A trip to France to visit these sites will appeal to any history buff interested in American involvement in World War I or World War II.
While battlefield conditions were difficult, to say the least, Lugos Travel offers luxury France travel at its finest. Our trips feature the best accommodations and cuisine and are designed to meet your every need. A personal concierge is always available for last-minute requests and to ensure that everything is to your liking during the trip. You’ll experience France in a more authentic way when you travel with us.
Opening Up to a Different Perspective
If you love history and are considering a trip to France, we have two trips that may pique your interest.
WWI — A Tribute to the Western Front
The Western Front was the central battle region during World War I, extending from Luxembourg and Belgium down through France to Switzerland. Explore this region’s history on a 10-day excursion, highlighting the breadth of America’s involvement in this pivotal war. On your journey, you’ll visit parts of the area that survived the war’s devastation and visit monuments built to honor fallen American soldiers. Start with a walking tour of Brussels, enjoy a private tour of Flanders Field and the American Cemetery, and visit the Battle of Verdun Memorial site.
Your tour includes all this and more, including four-star or better accommodations, breakfast each day, transportation from stop to stop, and all entrance fees. Lugos Travel makes luxury France travel simple and care-free.
WWII — Normandy Stands
Battles along the Normandy coast played a pivotal role in the liberation of Western Europe during World War II. This 12-day tour takes you on an exploration of this region, allowing you to absorb the historical significance of this coastline as you take in its modern beauty. You’ll also learn more about the American sacrifice involved in winning the war as you tour D-Day beaches and stroll through towns like Saint-Malo and Rouen. Indulge in French culture at the end of the trip with a tour of Monet’s gardens in Giverny.
Indulge In the Difference
Lugos Travel strives to make every tour as personal as possible for each guest. We’ll help you tailor your vacation to your specific interests. All our packages include the services of a 24-hour concierge to ensure that your experience is superb.
We know a vacation is about more than just travel. It’s about making memories. Let Lugos Travel help you plan your next trip. Contact us to start planning the vacation of a lifetime. Reserve your luxury France travel experience today!