anzac day in the somme
anzac ceremony & visit of battlefields' sites
Our special Anzac small group tour starts from Lille on 24 April and ends on 27 April. The tour led by Annette and Christian, our highly qualified and very experienced local guides. (15 years with us!). In addition to the special Dawn Service at Villers Brettoneux on 25th April, you will visit different battle's sites. For those who have relatives buried in the Somme, your guide will organise side visits in private minibus to stop at specific cemeteries and give you time to pay tribute to your ancestors.
Anzac centenary in the Somme: 24 - 27 April 2019
anzac 2 & 4 day tours
2 day Anzac Centenary Tour550 Euros pp (1 night accommodation)
single traveller - 615 Euros
4 day tour: Anzac Centenary and beyond995 Euros pp (3 nights accommodation)
single traveller - 1110 Euros
tour includes:• pick up from Lille station.
• the services of a driver guide.
• lunch and drinks every day.
• entrance fees to the museums.
• Maps and booklet with pictures.
• 1 night accommodation in Amiens.
(2 & 4 day tours)
• 2 nights accommodation in Ypres.
(4 day tour only)
• Breakfasts and dinners.
• Drop :off at Lille station (day 2 or day 4).
Your guides Annette and Christian grew up in the area. They know the place inside-out. Having personal contact with the locals, they are able to take you to some hidden places. Annette and (or) Christian will drive you to the most relevant trenches and significant battlefield sites. If you are interested in tracing the movements of one of your ancestor buried here, Annette and Christian are able to do the necessary research. (as long as you provide some information about regiment, battalion and division prioir your arrival!). With such experienced and dedicated guides at your side, you will never forget your tour in the Somme.
deluxe mercedes van
Travel in maximum comfort. Our new Mercedes Viano's are easy to get in and out. They are equipped with confortable individual chairs, automatic air conditioning, microphone system, DVD & Audio all surround. Umbrellas, binocular and computer are also on board.