Guided Tour of The Somme Battlefields from Paris in a Small Group, Lunch included

5/5 (17 reviews)
  • Description

 Excursion available in a small group or on private basis

With this trip down memory lane, we are offering you the chance to discover the most important sites of the Somme battlefields.

The scars of the Great War are still visible: trenches, mine craters, obliterated vegetation and villages razed to the ground. 

Follow your driver-guide and discover the area which was home to one of the most terrible battles of the Great War. Plunge into the history of the 1916 Battle of the Somme by visiting the John Monash Center
You will discover the villages of Villers-Bretonneux, Péronne as well as La Boisselle. Places where the Australian, British and Canadian troops earned renown. All of these places bear witness to our unwillingness to forget the past.
You will have lunch at Péronne in a tasty, typical restaurant.

Restaurant "Bistrot d'Antoine"
Menu « formule du jour sur l’Ardoise »

One Starter to choose between two suggestions of the day
One main course to choose between three suggestions of the day
Dessert at choice :
Cheese of the day and hot drinks
A gourmet hot drink at choice of the day
1/4 cl of white, red or rosé wine OR 1 beer OR 1 bottle of still or gas water OR 1 soft 

 Chil menu (<12 years old)

Main course at choice
Chicken nuggets
Fish nuggets
Fresh French ground beef 
Ham and cheese escalope 
Side at choice
Fresh fries
Green beans
Basmati rice

Sauce at choice
Mayonese OR Ketchup OR Mustard

Dessert at choice
Chocolate mousse
Cream cheese doot's and hot chocolate
2 flavors of ice cream at choice

* The menus are not available in english
* Example of menu, subject to modification

Departure at around 4.30pm to arrive at your Paris accommodation at around 7.00pm

Please note :

  • Your hotel or apartment needs to be within Paris (postal code beginning with: 75)
  • Select the tour accordingly to number of passengers: up to 8 people per minibus

The price includes:

  • Departure from and return to your hotel or apartment in Paris
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus
  • The services of driver tour guide
  • Visit on your own of the Sir John Monash Center
  • Lunch
  • Guided tour of the battlefields, cemeteries, memorial

Further information on your confirmation voucher:

You will receive your booking confirmation by email, as well as your voucher. Present it to the driver-guide who will pick you up at your accommodation within 30 minutes which follow the time indicated on the voucher. 

  • Duration 1 day(s)
  • Tour language
  • Highlights
  • Pick-up and drop-off at Paris hotel by air conditioned minibus
  • Experienced driver-guide
  • Visit on your own the John Monash Center
  • Lunch at Péronne
  • Visit Villers Bretonneux
  • Guided tour of the battlefields, cemeteries, memorial

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Guided Tour of The Somme Battlefields from Paris in a Small Group, Lunch included – Small group tour
Guided Tour of The Somme Battlefields from Paris in a Small Group, Lunch included – Private tour

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  • Customer reviews
Number of reviews : 17
Average rating : 4.9 /5
Thank you Valentin, expert guidance and commentary. Managed to pack so much into one day. Would strongly recommend
Despite the weather not being the best, our tour of the Somme was a true experience. Our guide was very knowledgeable and the included lunch was excellent.
Excellent tour. Glad it was small group and personalised for the us. Guide excellent. Lunch was average.
Our tour guide Danielle was awesome. We only had 6 in our group. Danielle was very knowledgeable and welcomed our questions. The meal was first class too. We had plenty of time at the John Monash memorial. I would recommend this tour especially to Australians. This was the only tour which picked us up at our accommodation so no stress.
We had a great day. Our guide Valentin was knowledgeable, friendly and made every effort to ensure we had a positive experience.
Danielle was excellent and so was the tour.
I have nothing but praise for the Somme tour I participated in on May 25. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic as she gave us details about the battle and the area of France where the fighting took place. Can't wait to schedule another tour with Paris City Vision when I make a return trip to Paris--hopefully next summer!