Western Front WW1 private tour
On this 2 day tour we will focus on the areas from the Somme including major Australian sites such as Villers-Bretonneux and Pozieres to the Ypres Salient with Polygon Wood, Passchendaele and Hill 60.
During both days you will have in depth information about both battlefronts which will also include other major sites such as visit to trenches and significant memorials, and vestiges. This tour includes museum visits.
Tour is very flexible should you wish to visit a grave of a fallen soldier or follow footsteps. Tour pricing doesn't include the attending of the Last Post played each night at 8pm at the Menin Gate in Ypres, but should you wish to attend do advise as there is a supplement fee.
Day 1: Villers-Bretonneux, Lochnagar Crater, Pozieres, Thiepval memorial, Newfoundland memorial (trenches)
Day 2: Fromelles, Ypres, Passchendaele, Polygon Wood, Hill 60
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel or train station in either Arras or Amiens. you need to stay 1 night in Arras for the 2nd part of the tour.
End location: Tour will end at suitable location either hotel or train station in Arras or Lille.
Duration: 2 days
Transportation Method: Ford Tourneo Custom Titanium 2014 - My own 7 passenger vehicle. Fully air-conditioned, modern, comfortable and clean.
The vehicle can accommodate 5 people with lots of space and comfort. I can take up to 7 people, but there will be less space for all. Please contact me for the details if interested.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 Euros - To covers costs of lunches, any drinks or snacks.
I am unable to arrange for accommodations.