Friday 26th - Monday 29th April 2019
- 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast
- Crossing by Short Sea Ferry
- Guided Tour of Ypres Salient
Day 1: An early morning departure from your local joining point, to continue the journey to Belgium. We view the King Albert I monument in Nieuwpoort that honours the King and his Belgian troops in WW1. We continue to Poperinghe to visit the Talbot house museum. Following our visit, we continue to our hotel.
Day 2: This morning with our guide we have a gentle walking tour of Ypres. Later we rejoin the coach with our guide for a tour for Ypres Salient taking in Gheluvelt Chateau, Black Watch Corner, Hill 62 open-air museum and sanctuary wood. Later this evening we make the short walk to the Menin Gate to observe the Last Post.
Day 3: Today we continue our guided tour by visiting Polygon Wood, Essex Farm and the story of John McCrae, Vancouver Corner, Langemark German Cemetery, Tyne Cot Cemetery and included entry to the museum of Passchendaele in Zonnebeek.
Day 4: We depart the hotel pausing at Hill 60 before making the short journey to the Lijssenthoek Visitor centre and cemetery. Following our visit, we continue to Norfolk and your local joining points.
Novotel *** Leper Centrum
located in the centre of Ypres, a short walk from the main square, Cloth Hall and Menin Gate. The en-suite rooms feature a minibar, phone, WLAN, TV, coffee and refreshment tray. HOTEL HAS A LIFT
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