Sunday 12 May
Notre Damme de Lorette – new Ring Monument and chapel
Caberet Rouge Cemetery for a private visit
Poziers Memorials

Monday 13 May
Marricourt via the road from Albert to Carnoy – point out Caftet Wood, Carnoy Cemetery – Capt Neville - footballs
Montauban – Cecil and Sid’s War
French attack
Bernafy and Trones Wood – Noel Chavasse 1st VC view to Maltz Horn Farm
Pass Delville Wood – 1st Tank Attack 15 September
High Wood Walk
Lunch at Tommy’s Café
Bazentin le Petit – nine brave men memorial
Crucifix Corner
Caterpillar Valley Cemetery – Cavalry attack at High Wood
Fricourt German Cemetery Richthoffen’s 2nd burial
Lochnagar Crater

Tuesday 14 May
Serre walk 1 hour
Lunch at Avril William’s Auchenvillers – 1pm – 2 pm
Private Thiepval Wood tour 3 pm allow 2 hours – see excavated original 1916 frontline trenches. (There is no charge for this visit just a donation to the Museum).
Thiepval Monument and the new museum
Poziers if not done on Sunday

Wednesday 15 May
Australian national memorial
Hamel
Lunch at Flunch - Amiens
Rosiers British Cemetery
Australian Memorial
Richthoffen crash site
Heilly Station Cemetery

Thursday 16 May
Butte de Warlincourt
Warlincourt Cemetery
Arras Memorial to the missing
Visits can be arranged to accessible cemeteries




FIVE DAYS
FOUR NIGHTS
SOMME BATTLEFIELDS
AND MEMORIALS TOUR
"Successes & Failures Of The Somme"
Somme Tour 2019
Tour Itinerary
Sunday 12 May 2019 until Thursday 16th May 2019, organised by an Abta/Atol registered company Great Days Travel, using a local Wigston coach company Wood’s Coaches.

Return coach travel from and to Leicester (depart & return to St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester.

2 Guides and full itinerary booklet supplied.

Staying at the Campanile Hotel in Amiens
Location: This air-conditioned hotel is located in the centre of Amiens, 50 yards from Amiens SNCF Train Station and a 10-minute walk from the famous Gothic cathedral. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi

Hotel facilities: The reception desk is open 24 hours a day and offers a safety deposit box.

Room facilities: Guest rooms at Campanile Amiens Centre-Gare have a modern decor and are equipped with a flat-screen TV.

They each have a work area and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer. All rooms are serviced by a lift.

There is a restaurant on-site

£499 Per Person
on a bed a bed breakfast basis
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