The Douglas Haig Fellowship Tour 2020  - Facing the Hindenburg Line

Tour Dates: 18th - 21st September 2020
Accommodation: Hotel Beatus, Cambrai (3 nights)
Price includes: Travel, Accommodation (Bed & Breakfast), Transport & Tolls, Museum entry, Guide
Cost: £595 per person (£100 Single Supplement)


 

Tour Itinerary

Douglas Haig Fellowship Tour 2020 Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Friday 18 September 2020:

1000 – Pick up 1 Victoria
1100 – Pick up 2 Ebbsfleet International 
1200 – Pick up 3 Dover Port 
1315 – Crossing to Calais 
1600 – Arrive Calais 
1730 – Stand One – Grandcourt CWGC – Setting the scene and Operation Allbrecht  
1845 – Arrival at the Hotel Beatus, Cambrai 
1930 – Pre dinner drinks  


Day 2:  Saturday 19 September 2020:

0900 – Depart Hotel for a full days study of the German Withdrawal to the Hindenburg Line including: 

  • The Old Somme Postions 
  • Peronne & Bapaume 
  • Rancourt & St Pierre Vaast Wood
  • Heninel

        

Day 3: Sunday 20 September 2020:

0900 – Depart Hotel for a full days study of the Hindenburg Out Post Positions including:

  • Ecoust St Mein
  • Croisselles 
  • Bullecourt  
  • Queant 
  • Gouzeaucourt  
  • Villers Ghislain 

     

Day 4: Monday 21 September 2020:

0900 – Depart Hotel for the UK via the CWGC visitors centre at Beaurains
1200 – Depart for Calais 
1315 – Arrive Calais 
1420 – Cross to Dover 
1600 – Drop off 1 Dover Port
1700 – Drop off 2 Ebbsfleet International 
1800 – Drop off 3 Victoria