Hockey and History Tour

Date: TBA – MULTIPLE DATES AVAILABLE
Destination: HOLLAND, BELGIUM, FRANCE, SWITZERLAND
Ages: YOUTH BOYS – PEE WEE, BANTAM, MIDGET SELECT, AE, MD, A

PLC Sports is pleased to offer and outstanding tour that includes exhibition games and a tournament along with an educational war history tour.

PLC Sports Travel offers players the opportunity to play hockey in 4 different countries with exhibition games and ending with a tournament in Switzerland. While on our journey we will be visiting some of Canada’s most important war memorials including Flanders Fields, Menin Gate, Ypres, Vimy Ridge and the Normandy Beaches.

Description

Tour Highlights:

2 Nights accommodation in Amsterdam, Holland. Explore the many exciting attractions in Amsterdam along with a visit to the Ann Frank Museum. Teams will play 1 exhibition game in Holland.
1 Night accommodation in Antwerp, Belgium. Antwerp is Belgium’s second largest city that is home to art lovers and diamond dealers. The city has an intriguing medieval heart with café filled cobble lanes, a riverside fortress and a truly impressive cathedral. Teams will play 1 exhibition game in Belgium.
1 Night accommodation in Amiens, France. The day starts with a tour of Ypres including a visit to Flanders Fields, the Menin Gate and the In Flanders Fields Museum. After lunch we head to Vimy Ridge. The group will visit the Grange Tunnel on the front line of the battlefield.
1 Night accommodation in Caen, France.  The tour will start with a visit to Juno Beach where the Canadian troops landed in W.W. II.  You may visit the Juno Beach Museum if you like. If time permits, we will visit one of the other Normandy landing beaches. We will aslo visit the Caen Memorial Centre For History and Peace.
3 Nights accommodation in Paris, France. While in Paris the group will take a guided tour of Paris by bus. We will visit some of the most recognized attractions including, the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, Arc de Triomphe, Montmartre and many others. Teams will play 1 exhibition game while in Paris.
3 Nights Accommodation in Interlaken, Switzerland. Teams will participate in a tournament in Interlaken. All teams will play 4 games in the tournament.

Tour Includes:

  • Hotel accommodations based on double occupancy. (A single supplement is available)
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Bus transportation as per the itinerary. PLC Sports Travel guide throughout the trip
  • All taxes and fees as per the itinerary
  • Airfare is not included in the price. A group airfare package will be arranged for all travellers by PLC Sports Travel

More Information:

You can register with your team or as an individual player for this tour.

For pricing information or to book, please contact Hays Travel Service at 705 728-4700. haystravel@rogers.com TICO No. 3334348

The tour can be customized to meet each teams preferences and requirements.

For information on the itinerary, please contact PLC Sports Travel: 705.733.9500

If you would like to be placed on the mailing list for more information about this tour, please send an email to Peter Cardo at info@plcsports.com