WW1 Battlefields Day Trip

from £59pp

Based on 1 day

Suitable for Secondary Schools, Primary Schools

Overview

Visit the Battlefields of Ypres Salient for as little as £59 per person.

Our itinerary is packed full of an excellent selection of visits and, to finish off the day, your group will take part in the moving Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate, the largest and most important of the British Memorials to the Missing.

Our Suggested Itinerary

  1. Day 1

    Morning
    Early morning departure from school.

    Afternoon
    Guided Tour of the Ypres Salient. Your guide will introduce you to the major historical landmarks of the Ypres Salient, as well as some fascinating off-the-beaten-track sites. Stopovers can include Essex Farm Cemetery, Yorkshire Trench and Dugout, Langemark German Cemetery and Tyne Cot British Cemetery

    Evening
    Dinner in Ypres
    A moving Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate
    Travel back home.

  2. Optional Day 2

    Stay overnight in Ypres and add more important visits to your trip. We suggest:

    In Flanders Field Museum

    Passchendaele Museum

    OR Day trip to Somme Battlefields.

School Trip Accommodation

Accommodation

We use safe and secure accommodation especially suited to schools. Our accommodation is usually 2* or youth hostel standard and provides a perfect base for enjoying your tour. All accommodation we use is audited, and our auditing regime is verified by independent experts.


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WW1 Battlefields Day Trip

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Testimonials about this trip:

This trip takes a year to plan and run but Monique is great at asking for what she needs and when she needs it.  Many people in school wonder why I am willing to run a foreign trip - it's because Diverse make it a doddle!
Dallam School