World War 1 Battlefield Tours – 2018 (page 4)

The tour list gives the full index of all of our battlefield, pilgrimage and war graves tours covering the First World War. Expanded details are also available in our brochure, contact us for a copy.

WORLD WAR 1: Walk the front line of 1st July 1916

Battle of the Somme War Walk – walk the front line of 1st July 1916, our most popular war walk.

20th–23rd July
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

This tour visits the Loos Battlefield and Memorial on route to our Hotel.

The next day sees us at Gommecourt, the most northerly part of the British Front Line on the fateful morning of Saturday 1st July 1916. With the assistance of trench maps we'll follow the line down through Serre, visiting the Sheffield Memorial Park, Beaumont Hamel, the Ancre Valley, and up to Ulster Tower and Thiepval, Leipzig Salient, Ovillers and La Boiselle.

On day three we start off at La Boisselle, visiting Sausage and Mash Valleys, Fricourt, Mametz, Mansell Copse, Carnoy, and eventually Maricourt, where we visit the start of the French Front Line Trenches.

Our final day is taken up with a visit to Vimy Ridge and a guided tour of the tunnels, as well as Special Visits as requested.

The coach and courtesy car will accompany us during the walk, which will be completed at a leisurely pace, with regular breaks and battlefield presentations.

Stout walking shoes are recommended. Special Visits can be undertaken in the car/coach during
the walk.

World War 1 trenches

Nick Fears knowledge of the Battle of the Somme is truly remarkable.

J. Barry, Sutton

Can't make a trip? Want photographs of a Grave, Memorial or Battlefield site? Contact Ian at the War Research Society.

Union Jack WORLD WAR 1: 100th Anniversary Armistice Tour – Armistice in Mons and Ypres Tour

9th–12th November
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

A special 100th year Anniversary Armistice Tour covering the Armistice in Mons and Ypres Tour. Please click here for full details of this tour.

Union Jack WORLD WAR 1: 100th Anniversary Armistice Tour – Armistice at Thiepval and Ypres Tour

9th–12th November
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

A special 100th year Anniversary Armistice Tour covering the Armistice at Thiepval and Ypres tour. Please click here for full details of this tour.

Union Jack WORLD WAR 1: 100th Anniversary Armistice Tour – Armistice at Villers Bretonneux and Somme Tour

9th–12th November
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

A special 100th year Anniversary Armistice Tour covering the Armistice at Villers Bretonneux and Somme tour. Please click here for full details of this battlefield tour.

Union Jack WORLD WAR 1: 100th Anniversary Armistice Tour – Armistice at Vimy Ridge and Somme Tour

9th–12th November
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

A special 100th year Anniversary Armistice Tour covering the Armistice at Vimy Ridge and Somme tour. Please click here for full details of this tour.

Union Jack WORLD WAR 1: 100th Anniversary Armistice Tour – Armistice, Ypres, and Somme Tour

9th–12th November
4 Days, 3 Nights
£595.00

A special 100th year Anniversary Armistice Tour covering the Armistice, Ypres, and Somme tour. Please click here for full details of this tour.