Tour Dates: 5-9 August 2018 

Price Per Person: £750:00 (£130:00 Single Supplement) 
Hotel Accommodation: (Bed and Breakfast Basis)
Hotel Holiday Inn, Amiens
Walking Amiens 2018

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 - Sunday 5 August 2018

Picking up at Ebbsfleet International Rail Station and Dover Eastern Docks we take the Dover-Calais Ferry to France. On arrival we make our way to Amiens via a stop at Etaples Military Cemetery 

Day 2 - Monday 6 August 2018 

Walk 1 - We start with a walk around and detailed study of the Australian attack at Le Hamel on 4 July 2018. Often regarded as the blueprint for victory for the rest of the war Le Hamel was a turning point and marked a total understanding of the all arms offensive by Monash's troops. We will also visit the newly opened Monash Centre in nearby Villers Bretonneux

Walk 2 - 8 August Canadian Walk - Route TBC  
 

Day 4 - Tuesday 7 August 2018 

Walk 3 - Chippily Spur - Route TBC

Walk 4 - Mont St Quentin - Route TBC
 

Day 4 - Wednesday 8 August 2018 

Today we will attend any official ceremonies in the morning on the battlefield. The afternoon will focus on the Northern part of the Battlefield approaching the old Somme Front and in particular Happy Valley where the 47th London Division were checked by a determined German defence.

Day 5 -Thursday 9 August 2018 


A morning at Leisure in Amiens and a visit to the Town Cemetery before heading to Calais and onward travel to the UK