Somme Battlefields day trip from Paris
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Somme Battlefields day trip from Paris

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Wednesday, Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 12 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Visit the WW1 museums on the battlegrounds of the Somme
  • Learn more about the Great War and the tough life in the trenches
  • Explore the Cemetery and the John Monash Centre in Villers-Bretonneux
What to expect

Enjoy an unforgettable day trip from Paris to the Somme Battlefields, where the bloodiest battles of World War I were fought. Your guide will tell you about the Great War and the struggles faced in the trenches as you walk on the still scarred battlegrounds of the Somme.

Marvel at the huge Lochnagar mine crater, walk in the trenches at the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, visit the Sir John Monash Centre and pay your respects to the fallen soldiers at both the Australian National Memorial in Villers-Bretonneux and the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing.

En route, you’ll also have the opportunity to admire the beauty of the 13th-century Cathedral of Amiens, the largest Cathedral in Europe.

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What's included
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Knowledgeable and friendly driver-guide
  • Free time to visit the Cathedral of Amiens
  • Tickets to the WW1 museums on the Somme Battlefields:
  • Lochnagar Mine Crater
  • Thiepval Memorial of the Missing
  • Newfoundland Memorial in Beaumont-Hamel
  • Pozières battlefields
  • Australian National Memorial in Villers-Bretonneux
  • Sir John Monash Centre
What's not included
  • Lunch in Pozières
  • Tips
Where

Avenue de Wagram 6, 75008 Paris, France

Meeting point:

Meet with your driver-guide outside of Café La Flamme in Paris 15 minutes before the tour starts.

What to remember
  • Please note: the drive from Paris to the Somme region takes 2 hours each way
  • This is a small group tour: max 8 people per group
  • Participants must be at least 7 years old
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When
  • Wednesday and Sunday at 7.00am
  • Available from April to October
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Provider
Blue Fox Travel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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