From In Flanders Fields
Visit the memorials and burial grounds related to the Great War in Belgium. See the field hospital where the famous poem "In Flanders Fields" was written, and attend the Last Post Ceremony.
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- See the Trench of Death and the very impressive Gate of Peace at Diksmuide
- Visit the amazing Tyne Cot cemetery
- Attend the moving Last Post ceremony
DescriptionThis visit starts at a German cemetery, from where you will move onto the WW1 trenches and Essex Farm Cemetery, where John McCrae wrote the famous poem 'In Flanders Fields', after a friend’s burial on the site. At The Brooding Soldier, a statue towering over Langemark in permanent honor of the Canadian resistance during the German gas attack of 1915, you will take a moment for commemoration and photos. After lunch, you will continue to the Tyne Cot Cemetery, the largest Commonwealth cemetery in the world, and Hill 60 or Hill 62. In Ypres, you'll discover the stories behind four years of trench war inside 'In Flanders Fields Museum'. Following a pleasant dinner, you'll attend the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate, a daily tribute to all of Britain’s missing soldiers and officers.
IncludesTransportation Bread Meal in Ypres Entrance to Flanders Fields museum Guide Hotel pickup and drop-off
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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