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Anzac Day on the Western Front (10 Days)

Anzac Day on the Western Front (10 Days)

10 Days/9 Nights From
AU$3,989 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Coach TourCoach TourEscorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Itinerary
    Paris - Ypres - Amiens - Paris
  • France Region
    Ypres
  • Duration
    10 Days/9 Nights
  • Tour Code
    ALB-18-4802
10 Days/9 Nights From
AU$3,989 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Coach TourCoach TourEscorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Itinerary
    Paris - Ypres - Amiens - Paris
  • France Region
    Ypres
  • Duration
    10 Days/9 Nights
  • Tour Code
    ALB-18-4802
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 9 nights accommodationMealsMeals Daily breakfast, 2 snack lunches & 4 dinnersAdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted TourEscorted Tour Fully escorted by an expert tour guideInclusionInclusion Personal audio system TransportationTransportation Coach for transfers and sightseeing

Summary

This commemorative tour takes you to historic World War I battlefields, world-renowned war museums and memorials of France and Belgium. Remember the Anzac Day by attending the moving Dawn Service at the Australian National Memorial.

Itinerary

Day 1, 18 April 2018 (Paris)
Your tour commences in Paris this evening. Your Paris hotel: Mercure Paris Montmartre. (D)

Day 2, 19 April 2018 (Paris)
Enjoy a Paris tour from the Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees and Arc de Triomphe to the Louvre and Notre Dame. Your afternoon and evening are at leisure. (B)

Day 3, 20 April 2018 (Paris to Ypres)
Depart Paris, stop at the Adelaide Cemetery and the Australian National Memorial at Villers-Bretonneux. Visit the Australian Corps Memorial at Le Hamel and the 2nd Australian Division Memorial at Mont St Quentin. Attend the sounding of the Last Post at The Menin Gate. Your Ypres hotel: Best Western Flanders Lodge. (B, D)

Day 4, 21 April 2018 (Ypres)
Discover Ypres and visit the ‘In Flanders Fields’ Museum. Free time. (B)

Day 5, 22 April 2018 (Ypres)
Discover the battlefields and memorials associated with the battles of the ‘Flanders Offensive’. Visit the Battle of Messines, Hooge Crater Cemetery and the British Commonwealth’s largest war cemetery at Tyne Cot. (B, D)

Day 6, 23 April 2018 (Ypres)
Day tour to Bruges with its cobbled stone streets and the Essex Farm Cemetery. (B, D)

Day 7, 24 April 2018 (Ypres to Somme Battlefields)
Stop at Fromelles: visit VC Corner, Fromelles Military Cemetery and the Australian Memorial Park. (B, L, D)

Somme area hotel: Hotel Kyriad Saint Quentin.

Day 8, 25 April 2018 (Anzac Day)
Attend the Dawn Service at the Australian National Memorial near Villers-Bretonneux. Visit Amiens Cathedral and free time. (B, D)

Day 9, 26 April 2018 (Somme Battlefields)
Discover the Australian memorials at Pozières and Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme. (B, L, D)

Day 10, 27 April 2018 (To Paris)
Your tour ends this morning after breakfast as you are transferred to Paris to arrive around midday. (B)

Inclusions

  • All excursions, scenic drives and sightseeing as described in the itinerary
  • Fully-escorted by our specialist Battlefield Tour Manager/war historian
  • Personal audio system while on tour
  • First class air-conditioned touring coach
  • End-of-tour tips to tour manager, driver and local Paris guide
  • 9 -night accommodation as described
  • Breakfast daily, 2 snack lunches
  • 4 dinners including farewell dinner in Amiens
  • Welcome drink in Paris
  • All entrances as per itinerary
  • Extensive touring of the WW1 battlefields

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