About our J18 – Le Hamel 100th & Villers Bretonneaux – Jul
On this tour we attend the Anzac Day dawn Service at the Australian Memorial to their missing in Villers Bretonneux.
On this five day tour we stay the first two nights at our preferred hotel in Ypres, the 4 star Ariane.
On the final 2 nights we stay at our preferred hotel in Cambrai, the 3 star Beatus.
Start Date: 03/07/2018
These 4 day tours cover the area from Ypres in Belgium down to the Somme battlefields in France. We can include all Commonwealth actions such as Loos, Fromelles, Neuve Chapelle, Aubers Ridge, Arras, Vimy Ridge, Villers Bretonneux, Cambrai etc. All of our tours are individually tailored according to the requirements of the guests and we follow the actions of relatives with the aid of trench maps and the unit war diaries. We generally base ourselves for two nights at the 3 star hotel Beatus in Cambrai and for 2 nights at the 4 star Ariane hotel in Ypres. Now named Ieper it was commonly known to the British Tommy as "Wipers". Flemish is the language used here in the province of West Flanders, Belgium.