World War I Centenary


World War I Centenary 5 nights B&B from £779

The outbreak of World War I in 1914 reintroduced the world to the horror and brutality of war. Join Jonathan Nicholls, an experienced guide of the 1914-1918 battlefields of the Western Front, to visit the key sites and battlefields of the Somme, Arras and Ypres, whilst hearing the evocative tales of the veterans that Jonathan knew personally - a fitting tribute to the many that died. 

Your Expert

Jonathan Nicholls from Hertfordshire is an independent guide to the 1914-1918 Battlefields of the Western Front since 1977. He is an expert on the main areas of actions by the British Army of 1914-18, particularly the Somme, Ypres and Arras and knew many veteran soliders, British and German. He is an ex-Metropolitan Police Officer and author of the best-selling, 'Cheerful Sacrifice - The Battle of Arras 1917'. 

What's Included

  • Return Eurostar from St Pancras or Ebbsfleet to Lille
  • Five nights' accommodation on bed and breakfast basis at the three-star Holiday Inn Express in Arras, based on shared occupancy of a twin room
  • Welcome dinner on the first evening and lunch at the Ocean Villas Guest House 
  • Transfers and full coach touring itinerary
  • Tour manager throughout

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Based on: St. Pancras & Ebbsfleet Departures