The following tours are designed to be taken as stand alone tours over 1 day but can be combined over multiple days. All tours are based on pick up and drop off in Arras, easily accessible by train from Paris.
- Other collection points can be arranged, please ask for details.
- The running order may be changed depending on circumstances.
These tours are recommended for people who have a general interest in WW1 but will also focus on the role of the Canadian forces in the war.
The places you will visit on a typical day will be:
Somme (one day) - Hawthorn Ridge Crater, Newfoundland Memorial Park and Trenches, Thiepval Memorial to the missing, Lochnagar Crater, Adenac Cemetery, Courcellette.
Artois (one day) - Vimy Ridge Memorial and Trenches, Notre Dame De Lorette French Cemetery, Ablain St Nazaire, Hill 70.
Ypres (one day) - Messines Ridge, Essex Farm, Langemark German Cemetery, Passchendaele, Hill 62, Mont Sorrel, St Julien, Menin Gate (Last post ceremony can be included with prior discussion).