Full Day World War I tour in the Somme area
My private 8 seater Volkswagen Caravelle takes you to World War I battlefields, cemeteries and memorials along the river Somme.
Pick-up: at the cruise terminal of Zeebrugge or Antwerp or at a hotel in or around Brussels: within 100 km or 60 miles radius.
Driving from the Zeebrugge cruise terminal to Villers-Bretonneux is about 135 minutes; from the Antwerp cruise terminal to Villers-Bretonneux is about 155 minutes.
Villers-Bretonneux where we visit
- The "École Victoria": the Victoria School and Franco-Australian Museum
- The Australian National Memorial and the Sir John Monash Centre
Le Hamel where we visit
- The Australian Corps Memorial Le Hamel
Ovillers-la-Boisselle with the Lochnagar Crater
Pozières where we visit
- The Windmill
- Mouquet / Moo Cow Farm
Thiepval where we vist
- The Thiepval Memorial
- The Ulster Tower
- The Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial
After the tour I will take you back to the cruise terminal of Zeebrugge or Antwerp or to your hotel in or around Brussels: within 100 km or 60 miles radius.
Tour duration: 13 hours
This itinerary is a proposal which can be customized and which is open to questions, suggestions, remarks and changes. Also on the day you will find me flexible, both with regards to timing and contents.
My Volkswagen Caravelle has space for 7 passengers and their luggage. I have the required licenses and am insured to transport passengers.