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Day Tour of The Great War Fields of Flanders from Brussels

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Adult   $108.16
Child  (4 - 12 Years) $54.08
Senior  (65yrs and above) $97.58
Student   $97.58
Total $ 0.00
 
Highlights
  • Full-day Flanders’s WWI battlefields tour from Brussels with a professional guide
  • Visit dignified memorials for WWI soldiers like Tyne Cot Commonwealth, Essex Farm Cemetery
  • Discover the stories from our guide of trench wars in the Flanders’s Fields Museum
  • Spend some time in Ypres and attend the Last Post Ceremony in the evening
  • Enjoy a typical Belgian Lunch of cheese and bread
  • Know the rich history of Flanders from our knowledgeable guide
  • Multilingual commentary in English, and French
Description
Our visit begins at a German Cemetery, from where we are going to move onto the WW1 trenches and Essex Farm Cemetery, where John McCrae have written the famous poem In Flanders Fields after a friend’s burial on the site.

At The Brooding Soldier, a statue towering over Langemark in permanent honour of the Canadian resistance during the German gas attack of 1915, we will spend some time for commemoration and photos. After having traditional Belgian lunch, we continue on at the Tyne Cot Cemetery, the largest Commonwealth cemetery in the world, and Hill 60 or Hill 62.

In Ypres, we learn the stories behind four years of trench war in the In Flanders Fields Museum. Following an enjoyable dinner, we attend the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate, a daily tribute to all of Britain’s missing soldiers and officers.
Additional information
Please Note:
  • Please reach the meeting point 30 minutes prior to the departure time
  • Wear comfortable shoes as moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Book with confidence on goldentoursworld.com! You can cancel your booking for free up to 96 hours prior departure date and avail full refund otherwise no payment will be refunded
Inclusions:
  • Transportation by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance to Flanders’ Field Museum
  • Belgian Lunch
  • Audio commentary in English and French
Exclusions:
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Gratuities (Optional)
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