Full day tour with transportation
We leave the cruise terminal at 08:30, (can be adapted at the arrival time of your ship) towards Ploegsteert, seeing the Memorial to the missing and the site of the Christmas truce of 1914. Seeing where the Australians went into battle in June 1917.
Visiting the Irish Peace Tower, the New Zealand Memorial and the visitor center.
Messines Ridge Military Cemetery and the Memorial to the New Zealand soldiers. You will stand near on e of the mine craters triggered on the 7 June.
Driving towards Kemmel Ridge, seeing the Lettenberg bunkers, the French Ossuary and Memorial. On the road to Ypres we will stop at the American Memorial, you will stand under the Menin Gate where the Last Post is sounded every night at 8pm. You will see the main square with the cloth hall, the town hall and the cathedral. You will have some free time to buy some chocolate or to have a good Belgian beer before leaving Ypres towards Zeebrugge.
this tour can be customized to fit with the arrival and departure times of your ship.
Zeebrugge Ploegsteert 1 hour, Messines, Kemmel and Ypres are all 15 minutes or less, away from eachother. An hour driving to go back to Zeebrugge
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the entrance of the cruise terminal.
Red busses are picking you up at your ship to bring you at the entrance gate of the terminal.
I will stand near the taxis.
End location: At the cruise terminal
Duration: 6 hours
the tour will be adapted to the arrival and departure times of your ship
For transport we use a fully equiped Mercedes Vito Tourer.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 € - Some money to buy a souvenir