Rows of graves at the Tyne Cot Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery.

Tour code: BFWLL4

Tour Inclusions

ANZAC on the Western Front: Dawn Service

  • 7 days
  • Belgium / France
  • Max 18 Passengers

Overview

From the trenches of Ypres to monuments marking The Somme, our ANZAC tour maps Australian and New Zealand troops’ movements in WWI – delving into the stories of the soldiers’ involvement in the battles of the Western Front. With poignant visits to cemeteries and national memorials on the agenda, as well as a special ANZAC Day Dawn Service at Villers-Bretonneux – join us in remembering those who fought during the Great War on an unforgettable history-themed journey.
Worth Noting…
You can choose between two directions on this tour: southbound or northbound. Simply view and select your preferred route by clicking on the buttons above!
ANZAC on the Western Front: Dawn Service (Southbound) 2024 map
  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

Tour Highlights

  • Attend a poignant ANZAC Day Dawn Service in Villers-Bretonneux
  • Delve into the Australian story on the Western Front at the Franco-Australian Museum
  • Visit the Wellington Quarries – a network of tunnels dug by the New Zealand Tunnelling Company

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - Lille (France)

    After meeting the group in Lille, we’ll kick off our incredible journey with a welcome dinner. Accommodation: Hôtel Couvent des Minimes (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Lille – Villers-Bretonneux – Amiens

  • Day 3 - Amiens – Somme – Amiens

  • Day 4 - Amiens – ANZAC Day Dawn Service – Amiens

  • Day 5 - Amiens – Arras and Fromelles – Ypres (Belgium)

  • Day 6 - Ypres

  • Day 7 - Ypres – Lille (France)

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

- 6 nights in hand-picked accommodation

The Crew

- Experienced Tour Leader and Driver

Transport

- Premium mini-coach transportation