Tour Information

“Norm Christie’s Battlefield Tours are more like personalized journeys into the people, locations and events, and battlefield’s of the First and Second World Wars”

More ‘pilgrimage’ than tour

The focus is on remembering and honouring the sacrifice and courage of Canadians who earned tremendous respect and a reputation for efficiency and victory.

First World War and The Western Front battlefield tours

Explore the Western Front and discover the battles and events facing the Canadians from 1915 to 1918. Read more about the tour of the Great War.

Extended Tours of First and Second World War Battlefields

An opportunity to explore some of the most significant battlefields in modern history. Read more about this history-rich tour.

Norm Christie’s Battlefield Tours are personalized journeys to the old Canadian Battlefield’s of the First and Second World Wars.

They are more of a Pilgrimage than a tour, as Norm, using his expertise, adds and alters each tour toaccommodate the personal interests of each Pilgrim. The focus is on remembering and honouring the sacrifice and courage of Canadians who earned tremendous respect and a reputation for efficiency and victory. This tour is restricted to 25 persons maximum. Special requests are always a unique part of Norm’s tours, and they will be accommodated whenever possible.

The itineraries include the Canadian battlefields of Ypres, Passchendaele, Mount Sorrel, Vimy Ridge, Arras, Cambrai, The Somme, Breskens Pocket, Channel Wall, Normandy and the D-Day Landing Zones, Falaise, with visits to the special war museums associated with the battles; and as always, shrapnel balling! And so much more!

The Tours are made up of Canadians from across the country and are usually 50% women.

For further information contact;

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Angela Biene-Lewis

Marlin Travel
175 Richmond Road
Ottawa, ON K1Z 6W3

Telephone: 1-888-225-3289 or 613-728-1616
Email: angela.bienelewis@marlintravel.ca

 

Norm Christie

Telephone: 613-823-7000
Email: info@battlefields.ca

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