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WWI Somme Western Front Day Tour - New Zealander Itinerary

WWI Somme Western Front Day Tour - New Zealander Itinerary

9 hours From
AU$281 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Small groupSmall group
  • France Region
    Somme
  • Duration
    9 hours
  • Tour Code
    BEX-18-3497
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
9 hours From
AU$281 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Small groupSmall group
  • France Region
    Somme
  • Duration
    9 hours
  • Tour Code
    BEX-18-3497
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTransportationTransportation Transportation by minibus/van

Summary

At 9:00 am, your guide will collect you at Arras Station. We discover the underground warfare and see the awe inspiring Lochnagar mine crater at La Boiselle.

We follow the path of the soldiers up to the line in Pozieres and stop at the Casualty Corner, every soldier wounded at Pozieres Ridge passed through this triage point.

Explore the Caterpillar Valley Cemetery and New Zealand memorial, New Zealand Memorial, Longueval and the September attack, Flers and High Wood and Thiepval Somme visitors centre/

Lunch.

Visit the Hamel preserved trenches, here we can see a preserved section of the original 1916 front line and discuss tactics and why it all went so badly on the 1st July 1916.

Mailly Maillet and La Signy farm, scene of the New Zealanders success against the German offensive of March 1918. Visit the Carrière Wellington (underground tunnels and memorial dedicated to the work of the New Zealanders).

Drop off at Arras at 6:00 pm.

Inclusions

  • Small group tour up to 8 people
  • Transportation
  • Experienced battlefield/tour guide
  • Museum entrance fees

Exclusions

  • Lunch is not included in the tour price.

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