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2019 Anzac Day on the Somme (3 Days)

2019 Anzac Day on the Somme (3 Days)

3 Days/2 Nights From
AU$1,795 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Coach TourCoach TourEscorted TourEscorted Tour
  • France Region
    Somme
  • Duration
    3 Days/2 Nights
  • Tour Code
    ALB-19-5606
3 Days/2 Nights From
AU$1,795 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Coach TourCoach TourEscorted TourEscorted Tour
  • France Region
    Somme
  • Duration
    3 Days/2 Nights
  • Tour Code
    ALB-19-5606
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 2-night accommodation at Mercure Amiens CathedraleAdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted TourEscorted Tour Fully escorted by an expert tour guideInclusionInclusion Personal audio system MealsMeals Daily breakfast, snack lunch on Day 2 & 2 dinnersTransportationTransportation Coach for transfers and sightseeing

Summary

Our exclusive 3-day Anzac Day on the Somme tour is built for Australian travellers and primarily focused on attendance at the Dawn Service on Anzac Day at the Australian National Memorial.

Itinerary

Day 1, 24 April - From Paris
Tour meeting point: Corner of Rue Lafayette and Rue Riboutte

Depart Paris at 8:30 am and visit the 1916 Somme Battlefields including Pozieres, Moquet Farm, Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme, the Thiepval Interpretation Centre and the New Zealand Memorial of Longueval. A snack lunch is included today. Also visited is the Sir John Monash Centre, adjacent to the Australian National Memorial at Villers Bretonneux, which opened in April 2018. Dinner is included this evening at the hotel. (L, D)

Accommodation: Mercure Amiens Centre Cathedrale

Day 2, 25 April - Anzac Day
An early start is needed today to attend the Dawn Service at the Australian National Memorial and afterwards, the French Memorial Service in Villers-Bretonneux.

At the conclusion of the services, a visit to the Franco Australian Museum at the Victoria School in Villers Bretonneux has been included along with visits to Adelaide Cemetery and Le Hamel.

A breakfast pack has been included today, instead of breakfast at your hotel, as you will not return to your hotel until mid afternoon. Dinner is included tonight at the hotel. (B, D)

Accommodation: Mercure Amiens Centre Cathedrale

Day 3, 26 April - Somme Battlefields to Paris
Visit 1918 Somme Battlefields including the 2nd Australian Division Memorial at Mont St Quentin & the town of Peronne to visit the Historial de la Grand Guerre.

Return to Paris for drop off at Charles de Gaulle Airport at approximately 4:00 to 4:30 pm and city centre at approximately 5:00 pm (corner of Rue Lafayette & Rue Riboutte). (B)

Inclusions

  • Coach for transfers and sightseeing as described in the itinerary
  • 2-night hotel accommodation on BB basis.
  • Pre departure snack at hotel on Anzac Day
  • Breakfast box provided by hotel on Anzac day
  • 2 dinners at the hotel
  • Services of an English speaking Battlefield Guide
  • End of tour tips to Tour Manager and Driver
  • All entrance fees as per the itinerary - Thiepval Interpretation Centre, Historial de la Grande Guerre and the new Sir John Monash Centre
  • Whisper personal audio system

Important Notes

  • Tour meeting point: Corner of Rue Lafayette and Rue Riboutte.
  • This tour departs from Paris.
  • Price for single occupancy - $2,050 AUD.

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