Visit the main battlefield sites and memorials of the Somme and learn about this terrible chapter of history with a knowledgeable tour-guide.
In the morning
10.30 am : The courier guide welcomes you at the Historial in Péronne (Museum of the Great War). During the visit of the Historial, the guide will explain the events and mentalities of these days. An unprecedented experience, the result of an historical research campaign carried out in France, Great Britain and Germany.
Lunch in Péronne : (3 courses + drink)
In the afternoon
2.30 pm : Somme Remembrance Trail with an English speaking guide. Amongst the following sites, three will be visited: Thiepval, Rancourt chapel maintained by the "Souvenir Français" association ; South African memorial and museum in Longueval ; Pozières tank memorial ; the Lochnagar Crater in La Boiselle, Australian National Memorial in Villers-Bretonneux and the Beaumont Hamel Newfoundland Memorial Park….
Back to Péronne, end of the day at approximately 6.00 pm.
44 € per person with a minimum of 30 persons
The price includes : conducted visits, courier guide, meal (with drinks), extra: no charge for the driver and the tour leader for a minimum of 40 persons.
The price does not include : transport, insurance, tips.
21, place Notre Dame– 80000 AMIENS - FRANCE
Tel. 00.33.3.22.71.22.70 – Fax : 00.33.3.22.71.22.69
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