battles of the somme

somme battlefield tours

1917 - 2017

The Great War - A commemorative cruise from Lille to Ostend

7 day cruise departing 19 September from Lille or 13 September & 3 October from Ostend.

From 995 € per person instead of 1 285 €

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Celebrations for the 100th Anniversary of major battles
involving Australians and New Zealanders.

Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

7 April 2017
Anniversary of the Battle of Messines Ridge.

7 June 2017
Anniversary of the Battle Polygon Wood.

26 September 2017


Visiting the Somme battlefields in France is a must for Australians or New Zealanders. During our tours, you will visit the most relevant memorials, cemeteries, trenches and significant battlefield sites such as: Somme, Pozieres, Villers Bretonneux, Le Hamel, Passchendaele, Polygon Wood, Hill 60, Ypres, Messines Ridge and Menin Gate.


our tours

  • tour from amiens

    Our day tour from Amiens is ideal for visitors staying in Paris. You hop on the train early morning, spend the whole day visiting the Battlefields and board the 5 pm train in Amiens back to Paris.

    tours from amiens

  • tour from lille

    If you wish to know more about what happened in the Somme during WW1, choose one of our 2 / 3 or 4 day Somme Battlefields package. Escorted by a very knowledgeable guide, you will walk in the steps of Australian famous Battalions. If you have an ancestor buried here, you will have the opportunity to trace movements of his batallion and pay your respect to his grave.

    tours from lille