This is a walk - back - in - history tour into the life and time of World War 1 by visiting the battlefields and memorials of the War. On this 9 - hours day tour, you will discover the effect and aftermath of WW1 by visiting sites, sights and monuments preserved to honor fallen and brave soldiers. You will see the battlefields of Somme and explore the tunnels where the Canadian troops attacked German army in Vimy Battlefield. Furthermore, you will be taken to the dugouts which explains the struggling life the soldiers faced during the war. After that, you will visit various memorials including Courcelette Memorial (Fallen Canadian Soldiers), Beaumont - Hamel Newfoundland Memorial Park and Thiepval Memorial. Come ready because you've got explorations to do.
This is a 9 - hour tour that comes with a flexible and customizable itinerary which will be done by you with the help of a guide. You will enjoy round - transportation which includes hotel pick - up and drop - off to make you have the best of stress - free tour. The transportation will be done by an air - conditioned vehicle and a Professional driver. Furthermore, you will be accompanied by a Guide who will take you through your customized itinerary and feed you with stories/histories you need about WW1. You will be giving a booklet that records the effect, alongside a bottled water to get your throat hydrated. Note that most travelers can participate but tour must have minimum of 2 people and maximum of 8 people per booking.
Many comments and reviews about this day trip have been testimonies of the thrilling moments participant during the tour. Some proclaimed that it is over and above everything they expected and they couldn't stop praising the tour guide who they said was friendly and knowledgeable. This is one of the best tours for adventure lovers in the city of Lille.