Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture
Kid Friendly: No.
you must be able to get in and out of a car
Maximum travelers: 4
Spanish (conversational), German (conversational), French (fluent), Dutch (fluent), English (fluent)
One day tour to dunkerk
Duynkerque or Dunkirk, is a Harbour at the French -Belgium border at the Northsea, a fishing village arose late in the tenth century who becames the thirth port from France at 10 kilometre from Belgian border;
During WW1 Dunkirk was heavely attacted by the largest gun in the world, the German LANGE MAX
DuringWW2 in the may 1940 BATTLE OF FRANCE, German troops controled the Harbour; liberated in september 1944 by the 2th Canadian Infantry Division after the Battle of Normandy.
The city was 90 % destroyd.
With this visit to Dunkirk l drive you back to Brussels , passing Zuidcoote, Veurne, Nieuwpoort to Dixmuide in Belgium where you can walk in the trenches of WW1 along the river Yser.
from Brussels to Dunkirk (1. 30h) visiting the Portmuseum, city centrum, lunch, driving to zuidcoote cementaries, Veurne , trenches of the death in Dixmuide after visiting the port of Nieuwport. back to Brussels around 6pm.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Brussels
End location: Brussels
Duration: 9 hours
l am flexible so if little bit longer no problem, traffic can make the trip longer
Renault Espace Deluxe 4 pax
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 EUROS - entraces Museum Dunkirk and trenches Dixmuide