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WWII IN THE PACIFIC AND OTHER MILITARY HISTORY
AND SPECIAL INTEREST TOURS AND CRUISES

NEW (or changed) TOURS, updated April 20, 2016.
(Changes to existing postings noted in dark red.)

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EARLY BOOKING/ EARLY PAYMENT DISCOUNT PROGRAM

We are happy to continue our Early Booking Discount policy whereas Valor Tours, Ltd. Will discount the main tour cost by 5% if application and required deposit is received six months or more before commencement of tour.

In addition, Valor Tours announces a new 10% discount off the main tour cost if full payment of the tour, less 10%, is received with application. Fully refundable should you change your mind up to 60 days before tour departs.

* Not available on cruises, Normandy Independent Package or tours in cooperation with other tour companies such as Kokoda Treks or MHT.

2016 TOURS


WWII TOUR TO SICILY AND ITALY - May 14 - 20, 2016 (Sicily) and May 20-28, 2016 (Italy). With Steve Hamilton, from Palermo to Messina. and Frank de Planta,Cassino. Anzio, Salerno. $3250 per person, not including air fare.
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D-DAY NORMANDY INVASION - June 2 - 8, 2016. Tour to Paris and Normandy (annual tour).
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BATTLE OF THE BULGE/EAGLE'S NEST TOUR - June 8 - 18, 2016. From Paris to Munich.
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ALEUTIAN ISLANDS CRUISE/TOUR - June 5 - 19, 2016. Fly from Anchorage to Adak, and cruise to Attu, Kiska, Atka, Umnack, Tanaga, ending at Dutch Harbor and fly back to Anchorage. $6850 per person. Escorted by John Cloe.
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CENTRAL PACIFIC TOUR WITH ANDY GILES - June 14 - 29, 2016. From Honolulu to Truk, Pohnpei, Koror, Peleliu and Ngedebus, with optional extension to Saipan and Tinian. From $4250 per person.
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RETURN TO GUADALCANAL - July 31 - August 10, 2016. (annual tour) With John Innes and John Shively, includes day trip to Tulagi by boat. $3800 per person, twin share with air from LAX.
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FROM THE MARIANAS TO HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI with Andy Giles - August 8 - 18, 2016. Relive the top news story of the 20th Century. Includes air from Honolulu. Guam, Saipan, Tinian, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Osaka. $5950 per person, twin.
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WWI CENTENNIAL SERIES The SOMME IN DEPTH WWI - August 14 - 21, 2016. With Michael Hanlon.
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OPERATION TORCH - August 6 to 13, 2016
With Steve Hamilton from Casablanca, following the route of The Western Task Force and the Foreign Legion through the desert and over the Atlas Mountains.
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OPERATION DRAGOON - August 13 - 20, 2016
With Steve Hamilton from Marseille to St. Tropez where the 45th ID landed, St Rapheal there the 3rd and 36th ID landed, Le Motte which was the first town to be liberated, the Montelimar Battlefield, Colmar Pocket battlefields, the US 7th Army advance through the Vosges Mountains, Holzsihr, and much more. Ending at Strasbourg.
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WWII POLAND - August 23 - September 2, 2016
with Bob Kozlowski to Warsaw, Gdansk, Lublin, Krakow, Torun, Auschwitz, Wolf's Lair. Brochure available. $3200 per person twin share land only.
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CAMP BLANDING MUSEUM TOUR to France, Belgiuim and Germany with George Cressman - September 28 to October 8, 2016
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75th ANNIVERSARY PEARL HARBOR COMMEMORATION with Bob Kozlowski - December 2-8, 2016. Stay at the Royal Hawaiian, attend official ceremony. Estimated cost $1990 per person, twin share. Single supplement $950.00.
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2017 TOURS


RETURN TO VIETNAM - Feb. 26 to March 11, 2017
With Col. John Dewing, USA Ret. Hanoi, Danang, Hue, Hoi An, Can Tho, Saigon and more.
$3800 per person from San Francisco.
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REUNION OF HONOR TOUR TO IWO JIMA - March 16 to 19, 2017.
in cooperation with Military Historical Tours, escorted by Andy Giles. Tour Cost $2,600.00 per person, twin share. Subject to change. Single supplement $225 extra.
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MILITARY HISTORY TOUR TO CUBA with Brian DeToy - March 16 - 24, 2017.
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75TH ANNIVERSARY GHOST SOLDIERS OF BATAAN & HELLSHIPS MEMORIAL TOUR to the Philippines - April 4 - 14, 2017
Escorted by John Shively
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75th ANNIVERSARY FALL OF CORREGIDOR tour to the Philippines - April 28 - May 8, 2017, escorted by Steve and Marcia Kwiecinski.
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WWII TOUR TO TUNIS, SICILY AND ITALY - May 6 TO 27, 2017
- Tunis May 6 to 13, Sicily May 13 to 19, and Italy May 19 to 27, 2017

With Steve Hamilton, from Tunis to Palermo to Messina, and Frank de Planta, Cassino. Anzio, Salerno. $3250 per person, not including air fare.
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SOLOMON ISLANDS CRUISE UP THE SLOT - May 28 - June 7, 2017
Escorted by Andy Giles to Guadalcanal, Florida Islands, Russell Islands and New Georgia Islands on chartered boat. $5390 per person, with air from LAX. DVD of 2012 cruise/tour available upon request. Space limited.
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WWI CENTENNIAL SERIES The Flanders Campaign 1917 - May 8 - 15, 2017. With Michael Hanlon.
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D-DAY NORMANDY INVASION - June 2 - 8, 2017
From Paris to Normandy
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BATTLE OF THE BULGE/ EAGLE'S NEST - June 8 - 18, 2017
From Paris to Munich
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72ND ANNIVERSARY RETURN TO OKINAWA - June 16 - 23, 2017
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75TH ANNIVERSARY RETURN TO GUADALCANAL - 75th Anniversary - July 30 - August 9, 2017
With John Shively and John Innes. Includes day trip across Iron Bottom Sound to Tulagi and Gavutu. $3900 per person, twin with air from LAX. Space limited. Book early for this special event.
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NORTH KOREA with Bill Altaffer - August 2017
From Beijing to Pyongyang for 10 days, then back to Beijing and onto Seoul, DMZ, Bridge of Freedom, 3rd Tunnel, Mt. Dora Observation Platform, JSA, Panmunjom, Camp Bonifas, Pusan, - a mixture of military history and culture. Can take just North Korea or South Korea.
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WWII IN THE UNITED KINGDOM - September 2017
with George Cressman.
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BATTLE OF THE BULGE - IN DEPTH - September 2017
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WWI CENTENNIAL SERIES CAPORETTO & THE ITALIAN FRONT - July 24 - August 8, 2017. With Michael Hanlon.download details

VICTORIES IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA - October 2017
Postponed from October 2016. Escorted by Andy Giles. From Port Moresby to Milne Bay, Lae, Finschafen, Gona, Rabaul and Bougainville on chartered vessel. Approx. cost $20,000 per person. Brochure will be available in mid-2016.

2018 TOURS


WWI CENTENNIAL SERIES The Kaiser's Offensives, British 100 days - April/May 2018. With Michael Hanlon
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ALEUTIAN ISLANDS CRUISE/TOUR - June 2018.

WWI CENTENNIAL SERIES - THE AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN DEPTH WWI - August 2018. With Michael Hanlon
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75TH ANNIVERSARY OPERATION GALVANIC tour to Tarawa - November 2018
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