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Camalou Battlefield Tours

Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
+32 57 20 43 42
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We had a wonderful day ranging over the battlefields and monuments around Ypres with Christian... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
mnot
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Melbourne, Australia
Excellent guides

Recently completed a 4 day tour with Annette and Christian. They are both excellent guides. The... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Mr&MrsWilko
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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As a local and experienced guide of the Ypres and Somme Battlefields, I can offer you a personalized tour adapted to your own expectations. In my Mercedes Viano, Audio all surround, you can enjoy the comments and visit the sites where "your soldier" fought almost a century ago.
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had a wonderful day ranging over the battlefields and monuments around Ypres with Christian; very informative and thoughtful, with plenty of details and local knowledge that you simply can't get without a guide. Because it was in the holidays (and therefore difficult to find...More

Thank mnot
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Recently completed a 4 day tour with Annette and Christian. They are both excellent guides. The tour was interesting, informative and moving. The tour covered areas in France around the Somme and Vimy, and various sites around Ypres. Everyday was filled with very interesting sites...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

I toured the battlefields with both Annette and Christian in July of 2017. They both made an effort to concentrate on the ANZAC experience and took me to all the most relevant places where the ANZACs fought on the Western Front. The tour was very...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were not sure what we wanted from this 3 day tour but we have been interested in the history of WW1. My grandfather served in France but unfortunately he never spoke about his experiences. Annette & Christian researched my grandfather's service and personalised our...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

My experience reflects exactly what the reviewers below have said. Annette picked me up in a very comfortable Mercedes van. Joined two other tourists and we spent two days going through many of the sites mentioned in the other reviews below, Talbot House, the Passchendaele...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Not sure what to expect but had a great day out around Ieper following the footsteps of two battles "our" granddad fought in. Annette picked us up at our accommodation and the next ten hours we were driven around. Very educational, informative and learnt so...More

Thank NZfour
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We had a great time on the 4 day tour. Annette and Christian were excellent and informative tour guides. They brought to life what it was like to be a soldier on the battlefield. They constantly regaled us interesting facts and stories about the battles...More

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

It is difficult to convey in words just how good this tour was.Annette and Christian are warm friendly people who make your tour informative, educational and enjoyable and is conducted with the utmost sensitivity. My wife and I did not know what to expect.Prior to...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This tour group is exceptional. They go out of their way to include areas during the 3 day tour, where your relative saw battle etc. I was apprehensive about spending time on the battlefields and the potential emotional drain etc but I found these 3...More

Thank susan w
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Pick up was in time and for the next almost 10 hours we were taken around in a luxurious van not only to the well known memorials and sites but also to the "hidden" places only locals know about. Besides the history of the different...More

Thank Florian H
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