Ypres & Somme Battlefields

Further education

Our 3 day tours to the Ypres Salient & Somme Battlefields will help your students understand the sacrifices of WWI

Highlights

  • The moving Last Post Ceremony at Menin Gate
  • The interactive In Flanders Fields Museum
  • The imposing Thiepval Memorial
  • The enormous Lochnagar Crater
Typically £138 per student.
Based on a 3 night tour for 45 students, travelling Feb 2015

What's included: 

  • Return coach travel from UK institute
  • Return Channel Crossing
  • 2 nights' bed & breakfast accommodation
  • Single rooms for staff
  • 24hour emergency assistance
  • 1 leader free for 10 paying passengers

Sample itinerary for University and College groups (not included in the guide price)

Day 1

Depart UK by coach and Eurotunnel
Arrive in Ypres for a guided tour of the battlefield sites
Visit the Menin Gate for the Last Post Ceremony
Arrive at your Ypres accommodation

Day 2

Breakfast at your accommodation
Morning exploration of Ypres and the In Flanders Museum
Afternoon at The Somme Battlefields
Evening at leisure

Day 3

Breakfast at your accommodation
Morning visit to Vimy Ridge
Return to the UK by coach and Eurotunnel

Explore the trenches, tunnels, battlefield sites and museums and try to imagine what life was really like during the Great War

Helen Clifford
Travelbound Student Tours Manager
Typically £138 per student.
Based on a 3 night tour for 45 students, travelling Feb 2015
Typically £138 per student.
Based on a 3 night tour for 45 students, travelling Feb 2015