Program

BRITISH TOUR IN FLANDERS FIELDS

Remembrance Tour August 17-18-19, 2018

ALL-IN : 430 Euro/pers based on a 2pers room (Single +120 Euro) - Closed parking included

An All-in weekend from Friday afternoon (14h) to Sunday (18.30).

A weekend with the theme "World War I".

Based on a well-detailed roadbook.

You will learn more about "The Flanders Fields".

The price is all inclusive (accommodation, meals, museum ,.....)

 

On the Program :

 

Friday

 

01.15 p.m. - 02.00 p.m. :

1st contact with the organisation at In Flanders Fields Café - Entrance viaTourist Info - Cloth Hall)

Grote Markt 34 - 8900 Ieper - Website : In Flanders Fields Café

 

 

02.15 p.m. :

Visit of St-Georges Memorial Church with Guide (45 min)

Elverdingestraat 1 - 8900 Ieper - Website : Saint Georges Memorial Church

 

03.30 p.m. :

Group (& guided) visit "In Flanders Fields Museum" (open until 6pm)

Grote Markt 34 - 8900 Ieper - Website : In Flanders Fields Museum

 

05:00 - 07.00 p.m. :

Arrival at the Novotel hotel (receiving of the keys)

Weekend information

Gift given by the organisation

St-Jacobstraat 15 - 8900 Ieper - Website : Novotel Ieper

 

07.30 pm :

Drink and talk about the weekend at "Brasserie De Kazematten"

Bollingstraat 1 - 8900 Ypres - Website : Brasserie De Kazematten

(120 m from Novotel)

 

08.00 pm :

Meal at the Kazematten

Bollingstraat 1 - 8900 Ypres - Website : Brasserie De Kazematten

3-course diner with appropriate drinks - incl : Wines & waters

 

Free moment

 

Saturday

 

08.00 am :

Breakfast in the Hotel

 

09.30 am :

Start Tour along rural roads (+/- 45km - 27,5 miles)

with included visit of the Bayernwald Trenches - Website Bayernwald Trenches

and differents points of interest (self visits of other places not included)

 

12.00 am :

Lunch at De Hollemeersch

Lettingstraat 58 - Dranouter - Website : De Hollemeersch

 

13.30 pm :

On own tempo: Tour along sights (rural roads +/- 60km - 38 miles )

with included guided visit of Talbot House Poperinge (timing 03.30 pm)

and different points of interest (self visits of other places not included)

Talbot House - Gasthuisstraat 43 - Poperinge - Website : Talbot House

 

06.00 pm :

Back to the Novotel

 

06.30 pm :

Start walk (+/-800m) to the Meningate and attending the "Lastpost"

(note : bring eventualy a chair with you. The Ceremony start at 08.00 pm)

 

08.00 pm : Lastpost + laying a wreath by 3 of our participants.

Meningate - Menenstraat - Website Menin Gate

 

 

08.30 pm : Drink and 4-course diner with appropriate drinks - incl : Wines & waters

Restaurant Yperley - St-Jacobstraat 1 - Ieper - Website : Yperley Restaurant

(Restaurant = 100 m from Novotel)

 

Free moment

 

Sunday

 

08.00 am:

Breakfast (+ Packing for those leaving the Novotel on Sunday)

 

09.30 am :

Start part I of the Sundaytour (along WW I-sights) - (+/- 32km - 21 miles)

with free visit of Tyne Cot Cemetery - Passendale - Website: Tyne Cot

 

12.30 am :

Drink & Lunch at "De oude Kaasmakkerij"

'Graventafelstraat 48 A - Passendale - Website : Oude Kaasmakkerij Brasserie

 

02.15 pm :

Start part II of the Sundaytour (along WW I-sights) - (+/- 38km - 24 miles)

with visit (at the end) of the CWxRM project - Website : Comingrememberme

 

05.00 pm :

Last drink(s) before leaving the group at The Palingbeek

Palingbeekstraat 18 - Zillebeke (Ieper) - Website : De Palingbeek

 

06.00 pm :

Free time and farewell to those leaving on Sunday *

 

* Drinks (wine, waters) are included in the meals.

** Minibar and drinks after the meals (bar hotel,...) are not included.

*** Extra nights (before and following on the weekend) can be booked (with discount)

Please contact us (payment at check out at the hotel)