Special Offer – Battlefield Tours 2019

Tour Introduction

Battlefield tours 2019

We really do appreciate that budgets for school trips can sometimes be tight and as  a result you might be tempted to choose the cheaper option – even if it is not the tour you really want your students to have. So we have been working closely with our suppliers to secure some excellent discounted rates for tours departing at the start of 2019. What this means it that you now have the chance to enjoy the unique experience of a fully-guided Anglia battlefield tour but at a much lower price.

To take advantage of these great value offers contact us by email or call us directly on 01376 574130.

Next year enjoy an unrivalled educational experience with Anglia at these great rates: 

Anglia has an enviable reputation for providing high-quality curriculum-focused school history trips. The real advantage of travelling with one of our unrivalled team of experts is not simply that  you will have a guide who can engage and inspire your students but that you can cover so much.

So whether you choose to go for 2 or 3 days we can cover a range of topics including:

  • The nature of trench warfare
  • Life in the trenches
  • The role of women
  • The uniform, equipment and weapons of a British Tommy
  • The role of the Commonwealth and former Empire
  • The ethos of the Commonwealth
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

 

Terms and conditions
*Based on minimum 40 paying passengers, 2 or 3 nights B&B accommodation at Menin Gate Group Hostels, Jan – Feb 2019. Packed Lunches are included on: day 2 of a 2-day tour; days 2 and 3 of a 3-day tour. Evening meals are included on: day 1 of a 2-day tour; days 1 and 2 of a 3-day tour. Offer applies to new customers only and is subject to availability.

Tour Information

Destination:

  • Belgium
  • France

Key Locations:

  • Lijssenthoek CWGC Cemetery
  • Bayernwald Trenches
  • Essex Farm CWGC Cemetery
  • Hill 60
  • Langemarck German Cemetery
  • Tyne Cot CWGC Cemetery
  • Sunken Lane
  • Newfoundland Memorial Park
  • Lochnagar Crater
  • Thiepval Memorial to the Missing

Transport Options:

  • Coach


Duration:

  • 2 Days
  • 3 Days

The whole trip was fantastic and our tour guides Nick and Tim were friendly and enthusiastic, providing many interesting facts about the locations we visited. It was a great opportunity to go on this trip which taught us about the war, the hardship our soldiers endured and providing insight and enlightenment

Student at Farmors School, WW1 Battlefields,


Price Includes:

  • Full Guided throughout
  • Tailor made itinerary
  • B&B accommodation at Menin Gate Group hostels
  • Executive coach for your exclusive use
  • Return crossings with ferry or Eurotunnel
  • All meals as shown on your itinerary
  • An Anglia WW1 resource booklet
  • 1 free teacher place for every 10 paying students


Topics Supported

Causes and Events of the First World War

Britain, Europe and the Wider World: 1901-Present Day

Britain at War

War and British Society


For further information on our tours, to check availability or for a
no-obligation quote please call +44 (0) 1376 574130.

Alternatively please complete the short form on our Contact Us page.