2 Day Australian focused WW1 Battlefield Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

386556


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. 2 child car seats 0 to 25kg

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

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.

Itinerary

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

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.

What’s Included

Other: My time and service as your private guide, soldier research, museum fees and transport

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euros - To covers costs of lunches, any drinks or snacks.

What’s Extra

Other: - Hotels
- Meals
- Any personal purchases or expenses

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.

Restrictions

I am unable to arrange for accommodations.

Private tour guide Myriam

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