Tour Itinerary

November 9

Local departure by coach, then to our hotel in northern France or Belgium, where we stay for four nights.

November 10

We travel to the Somme in the company of our Specialist Guide where we explore the WW1 battlefields here seeing the Historial Museum at Peronne, Delville Wood, High Wood, and the Pozieres Memorial. (B)

November 11

We attend the Remembrance commemorations at the Thiepval Memorial, organised by the Royal British Legion on November 11th 2019. We also visit some key Somme sites on this day, including the battlefield at Serre and Gommecourt, as well as the Newfoundland Park. (B)

November 12

We return to the Somme and visit the Lochnagar Mine Crater, the German Cemetery at Fricourt and look at the story of the Devonshire Regiment at Mametz. In the afternoon we visit Vimy Ridge, seeing the Canadian Memorial and preserved trenches and mine craters. (B)

November 13

Return home. (B)

Included Meals: B=Breakfast

Departure Dates and Prices 2020

To book, call Leger Reservations on 01709 786 554 or email Leger and quote T55 plus tour code

Silver Service Tour Code: 5FSAV


November 9 - 2020


Luxuria Tour Code: 5FSAX



November 9 - 2020


All prices shown are per person based on two sharing a room, unless otherwise stated. Extras: optional excursions; entrance fees to museums and places of interest at extra cost; travel insurance essential, call for details; single room supplement £149. Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability. All holidays subject to Leger Holidays Terms & Conditions. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Leger Holidays
Armistice on the Somme

Coach Tours 5 Days

Specialist Battlefield Guide On Every Tour. Prices from £479

The Somme is a byword for British sacrifice in the Great War; from deadly summer's day to snow which ended the fighting the Somme was a battle of contrasts and often a forgotten Victory. 

Join one of Leger's specialist guides, as you commemorate Armistice Day on the Somme.

Book this Armistice on the Somme battlefield tour direct with Leger Holidays on 01709 786 554 and quote the Travel 55 code T55.

To book with Leger call them direct on 01709 786 554 or contact them by email. When booking quote code T55.

What's Included

  • Free local joining points
  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • Specialist Battlefield Guide
  • Battlefield visits as described

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Key visits

  • Peronne
  • Delville Wood
  • Thiepval Memorial
  • Lochnagar Crater
  • Newfoundland Park Trenches

Your Hotel

You will stay for three nights at a minimum 3-star hotel in northern France or Belgium. Full details of your hotel will be advised with your travel documents.

Silver Service Luxury Coach ...

✓  Specially-designed reclining seats, with leather headrests, footrests and more legroom than
executive coaches.
✓  Onboard climate control will ensure the temperature remains comfortable throughout your journey.
✓  Socialise and relax in the spacious rear lounge. 

✓ Servery on board offering a range of refreshments.
✓ Personal tables.
✓ Porterage at most hotels.
✓ The option to pay for your optional excursions using a GBP credit or debit card during your tour.

✓ Time flies with our onboard entertainment system.
✓ With free personal headphones you can tune into the music channel, listen to the radio or watch DVDs.

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