Battle Of Arnhem Bike Tour

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Battle Of Arnhem Bike Tour

Operation Market Garden (17–25 September 1944) was an unsuccessful Allied military operation planned and predominantly led, by the British. It was fought in the Netherlands and Germany in World War II. The success of the operation depended on taking a series of nine bridges, the last being at the city of Arnhem over the Rhine river. Airborne and land forces succeeded in the liberation of the Dutch cities of Eindhoven and Nijmegen, but failed in keeping their farthest positions in and around the city of Arnhem including the bridge over the Rhine.

During this 3 hour Bike Tour a local guide will show you the most important sites of the Battle Of Arnhem.

Highlights:

  • War Cemetary in Oosterbeek
  • Zwarteweg (Urquhart hideout)
  • St. Elisabeths Hospital (medical facility during the battle of Arnhem)
  • Airborne monument
  • Battle of Arnhem monument
  • Eusebius Church
  • Battle of Arnhem information center
  • John Frost Bridge
  • Other monuments
  • A Drink at the Pegasus Pub in Arnhem (when open)

Start location is at Posse Espressobar, Oude Stationsstraat 4.

The duration is about 3 to 3,5 hours, depending on the group size.
Minimal group size 10 people for a set price of  € 419,- but booking for less people is also possible!

Bike rental is included. Ask for discount when you bring your own bike!

Duration: 3 hours

€42,00 p.p.

 


To book a tour contact us at:

info@ArnhemLife.nl
+31 (0) 6 133 688 77

All prizes are including 21% VAT/BTW.

PLEASE NOTE

We advise booking this tour at least 48 hours in advance.
Be at the start location 5 minutes before departure.
Due to the changing Dutch weather, it is important to make sure to be well equipped against rain and wind and to be wearing proper foot-gear for a walk.


CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations more than a week in advance costs administration fee of 15%.
Cancellation between a week and 48 hours prior to departure date costs 50% of the total amount.
Cancellation less than 48 hours prior to departure date costs 100% of the amount.
No show: no restitution

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