Private New Zealand Battlefield Tour in Flanders from Bruges

Private & Custom Tours in West Flanders

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from$339.32
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Stand on Messines ridge where the New Zealand Corps launched the attack after the explosion of the 19 mines. You will visit Passendale, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Gravenstafel and many other places in which the ANZAC Corps was involved.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Messines Ridge, Mesen, West Flanders ProvinceYou will stand in Messines on the battlefields where New Zealand troops fought in June 1917.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: NZ Memorial MessinesThe Memorial is sitiated on the German's 1st line.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: NZ Messines Ridge Memorial, Mesen, West Flanders ProvinceThis Memorial is bearing the names of the New Zealand Soldiers who died during the Battle of Messines and have no known grave.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Pool of Peace, Heuvelland, West Flanders ProvinceYou will stand near the crater, one of the 19 triggered on the morning of the battle.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Lettenberg Bunkers, Kemmel, Heuvelland, West Flanders ProvinceHaving a look at these command bunkersDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West Flanders ProvinceWhere David Galager, former Captain of the All Blacks, is buried.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Poperinge Town Hall Death Cell, Poperinge, West Flanders ProvinceA quick visit to the daeth cells and see the execution pole.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Langemark Cemetery, Langemark, West Flanders ProvinceHave a look at the German Cemetery, feel the difference Duration: 30 minutesStop At: New Zealand Memorial WWIThe place where David Galager was mortally wounded on 4 Octobre 1917.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West Flanders ProvinceThe largest CWGC's cemetery, the memorial is bearing the names of 35 000 solders who have no known grave.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Ypres Cloth Hall, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders ProvinceStand on the main square of Ypres to see the Cloth Hall, the Cthedral and many other nice buildings. You will have some free time in town.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders ProvinceYou will stand under the Gate to attend the Last Post before I bring you back to your hotel.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Menin Gate Memorial

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Highlights

  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All entrance fees included
  • Lunch included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
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