Regular escorted trips to areas of interest
We take you direct to the sites and cover every detail
No rush as we can adjust timings to suit your needs and help you get the most from your time on location.
On Friday morning, 13th April 2018, we travel from Portsmouth to Dover for our ferry crossing to Calais and on to our hotel in Belgium.
After our evening meal, we will drive in to Ypres and watch the moving Last Post at the Menin Gate returning to our hotel for a sociable evening at the bar.
On Saturday morning after breakfast, we will set off for our tour of the Ypres Salient.
Dependant on road and weather conditions, some of the places of interest we hope to visit are:
Langemark German Cemetary
Artillery Wood and the nearby Welsh Memorial
Yorkshire Trench and Dugout
The Passchendaele Experience Museum
"Brooding Soldier" at St. Julien
After our evening meal, we will attend the Last Post Ceremony for Members of our group to take part in the Wreath Laying.
On Sunday morning after breakfast and checking out of the hotel, again dependant on road and weather conditions, we plan to travel to Sanctuary Wood and Hill 62 Museum, Hoogue Crate Cemetery, museum and trenches.
Then on to Calais and our journey home.
The tour is guided by Charles Haskell, Director of the WW1 Remembrance Centre, Portsmouth.
The cost is £275.00 per person based on sharing a twin or double room.
The single person supplement is £325.00
JUNE 8th to 10th - SOMME
OCTOBER 26th to 28th - SOMME
Valid Travel documents required for United Kingdom, France and Belgium.
For further information please call (44) 02392798751