Omaha Beach was the code name for one of the five sectors of the Allied invasion of German-occupied France during the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944, during World War II. Kaiserslautern Outdoor Recreation is hosting a Memorial Day weekend trip to the area May 27-30. (Stock)

Base tours provide an easy way to see Europe with other members of the military community. Here is a sample of trips scheduled from May 27, 2022. Please update this information and add tours by emailing Marcus Klöckner at [email protected]

Belgium

TRAVEL AND FITNESS TOURS: Call 06544-3884. Email [email protected] or visit www.shape2day.com.

Germany

OUTDOOR RECREATION AT ANSBACH: June 1, Ansbach, sunset paddle, $25 adults, $5 children 12 and under; June 9-11, Ansbach, fishing lessons, $80; June 11, Paris, $129 adults, $45 children 4-12; $30 children 3 and under; June 17-20, Croatia, $499 adults, $19 children 3-11; $99 children 2 and under. DSN 467-3225/CIV 09802-83-3225 or MWR Central DSN 467-1780 or CIV 09802-83-1780.

OUTDOOR RECREATION BAUMHOLDER: June 4, Black Forest tour, $69 adults, $49 children 12 and under. DSN 485-7182 or CIV 06783-67182.

OUTDOOR RECREATION GRAFENWOEHR: June 11-12, Garmisch, $159; June 12, visit to two castles (Neuschwanstein), $75 adults, $60 children 3 to 12, $20 children 2 and under. DSN (314) 475-8529 or CIV 09641-83-8529

KAISERSLAUTERN OUTDOOR RECREATION May 27-30, Normandy and Omaha Beach, $579-$779 adults, $499 children 11 and under. DSN 493-4117 or CIV 0631-34064117.

RTT TRAVEL RAMSTEIN: 27-30 May, Normandy, 699 euros adults, 599 euros children 6-12 years old; Call CIV 06371-463650 or visit www.RTTtravel.com. RTT FLIGHT TOURS/RAMSTEIN: Call 06371-463650 or visit www.RTTtravel.com.

SPANGDAHLEM INFORMATION, TICKETS AND TRAVEL: June 11, Eifel, visit of the three castles, 89 euros adults, 84 euros children from 3 to 12 years old; July 2-4, Prague and Karlovy Vary, 406 euros adults (single room), 350 euros adults (single room). DSN 452-6567 or CIV 06565-61-6567.

OUTDOOR LEISURE IN STUTTGART: June 18, Black Forest, introduction to Klettersteig, $69. DSN 431-2774 or CIV 0703-2774.

OUTDOOR LEISURE IN WIESBADEN: June 18, August 20, September 17, open paintball game, $25. DSN 337-5760 or CIV 06117-055760; send an e-mail to [email protected]mil.

Italy

USO ROME: Every day: 8:00 am, Rome, 36 euros adults, 28 euros 2-8 years old; 9:30 am, Borghese Gallery, 45 euros adults, 35 euros children; 3 p.m. daily, Love and Death in Rome: 2,700 years of scandals, 40 euros adults, 33 euros 5-17 years old; every day: 10 a.m., Vatican Museums and Saint Peter’s Basilica, 65 euros adults, 46 euros 5-17 years old; 9:30 a.m. every day, ancient city (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill), 60 euros adults, 45 euros children from 5 to 17 years old; 7 p.m. daily, Rome at dusk, 29 euros adults, 23 euros 5-17; 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily, underground Rome, 46 euros adults, 38 euros 5-17 years old; 2 p.m. every day, catacombs, 45 euros; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Elite Arts and History walking tour, 35 euros adults, 28 euros 2-12 years old; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Rome by Night with dinner and music, 75 euros adults, 60 euros 2-12 years old; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, Jewish ghetto, Tiberina Island and Trastevere, 35 euros adults, 28 euros 2-12 years old; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Baroque Rome and Caravaggio, 35 euros adults, 28 euros 2-12 years old; Monday, Florence (semi-private walking tour), 52 euros adults, 39 euros 5-17 years old; call CIV 06-397-27419 or visit www.rome.uso.it.

Netherlands

SCHINNEN: (+31) (0) 46-443-7561 or DSN 360-7561 or email [email protected]

Spain

OUTDOOR LEISURE ROTA: May 28, Tarifa, bike ride; June 1 and 14, night kayaking and visit to the castle of Sancto Petri; June 4, fishing trip; June 11, descent of the canyon; June 18, local kayak excursion; June 25, local paddle board tour; June 30, night kayaking and visit to the castle of Sancti Petri. DSN 727-3101 or CIV 095682-3101/3208.

ROTA ITT: June 4, historic visit to Cadiz; June 11, Vejer de la Frontera, historical visit and Roman ruins of Bolonia; June 17, July 1, Seville, Family Trip, Isla Magica Theme Water Park; June 18, Albufeira, self-guided; July 2, Gibraltar, rock tour; July 9, Andalusia, flamenco and dinner show. DSN 727-3101/3208 or CIV 095682-3101/3208.