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Vimy and Belgium Canadian Battlefield Tour from Lille

Lille, Nord-Pas de Calais, France

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  • Excellent value for money
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Memorial de Vimy, Vimy, Pas-de-Calais, Hauts-de-France

You will stand at the memorial, will walk in the Canadian and German trenches, go down in the Grange Tunnel and will see the newly built visitor Centre

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: The Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut Province, Wallonia

You will drive along Ploegsteert Memorial and Hill 63.

Pass By: Messines Ridge, Mesen, West Flanders Province

Driving through Messines and the battlefields of June 1917.

Stop At: Hill 62 (Sanctuary Wood) Canadian Memorial

Stand at Hill 62 or Mount Sorrel where Canadian troops fought at the spring of 1916.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: PPCLI memorial

You will stand at Frezenberg where the Patricia's were nearly wiped out in May 1915

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West Flanders Province

The largest CWGC's cemetery.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Saint Julien Memorial, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders Province

Seeing the Brooding Soldier Memorial where the Germans used gas for the first time.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Essex Farm Cemetery, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders Province

Where John McRae wrote the poem "In Flanders Fields".

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ypres Cloth Hall, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders Province

You will stand on the main square of Ypres seeing the Cloth Hall, the Cathedral and some other nice builddings. You will have some free time to spend in town.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Last Post ceremony, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders Province

You will attend the daily Last Post under the Menin Gate before heading back to your hotel.

Duration: 1 hour

Information

Includes:
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Lille or Arras
  • Guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation
Excludes:
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of two people per booking is required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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Traveler pickup is offered

Departure Time:
9:00 AM
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