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Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience

rue de Messines, 159, Ploegsteert, Comines-Warneton 7782, Belgium
+32 56 58 84 41
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Guided battlefield tours with an experienced guide. We offer you a first class service: tours can be adapted to your needs, Hotel pick-up and drop-off, lunches included, bottled water, and a booklet recording the tour. Security is important, we know all the places where we will bring you and can adapt to all the situations. The drivers are experienced and our vehicles are controlled every 6 months. We have a transport and a guiding license.
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rue de Messines, 159, Ploegsteert, Comines-Warneton 7782, Belgium
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+32 56 58 84 41
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We spent a full day touring many important Canadian WW1 battlefields, memorials and cemeteries in France and Belgium. The tour was tailored to our interests and travel schedule. Our guide Claude was terrific! Very knowledgeable, a competent driver who filled the day with an excellent...More

Thank Martha H
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Hello Martha, thank you for the nice comment I am realy glad you enjoyed the day. Kind regards. Claude

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Booked an all day tour of the world war 1 Canadian sites. We were staying in Lille (a very central location to use as a 'base'). Our guide, Claude, arranged for a wheelchair for my elderly mother. He picked us up at our hotel and...More

Thank loveantiguaToronto
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you very much for the nice comment, I am glad you all enjoyed the tour. Claude

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent tour to learn about the Canadian experience in WWI. It is a tour in a small van (6/7 people max) so very personal attention. We were a party of two so had very personal attention. Claude, our, guide was very personable...More

Thank Rob W
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Hi Rob, i am glad you both enjoyed the tour, thank you for the nice comment. Claude

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Unfortunately we did not have too long to visit this new(ish) visitor centre. Although quite small it is well laid out. I have never seen a better explanation about the causes and consequences of the first world war. the interactive map showing the movement of...More

Thank Hampshire_man
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for you comment, Hampshire man.

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Well planned and organized tour of WW1 battlefields. Claude customized tour to our request and situation. Highly knowledgeable and experienced guide.very heelpfull and highly recommendded

Thank Douglas T
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you very much for this nice comment Douglas. I am glad you enjoyed the tour. Claude

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This was a fascinating museum. Full of information, exhibits and the interaction was excellent. Definitely worth a return trip.

Thank Roubaix10
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you very much for your nice comment. Claude

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We cannot recommend Claude and this tour highly enough. An excellent guide - knowledgeable and interesting. We came away humbled and amazed. Malcolm and Robin

Thank robinjm2016
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Hi Robin and Malcolm, thank you for the nice comment. Claude

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to begin a historic visit to the western front one of the best places we went to on the tour and would highly recommend it to anyone thinking of going.

Thank Gordon D
736Nelly, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you Gordon for the review.

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Excellent tour to the Somme. Claude picked us up from our hotel in Lille and spent 8 hours with us showing us the Australian battlefields and monuments on the Western Front. Two museums were also included. He was very knowledgeable on the history of the...More

Thank KarenD2012
Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Hello Karen, thank you for your nice comment. Kind regards. Claude

Reviewed 15 January 2017

Visiting the WW1 Western Front was always something I had wanted to do .. finally I got the opportunity on 22 December 2016 with my 2 children. We had a fabulous (and full day) guided battlefield tour with Claude. He was punctual, knowledgable and interesting....More

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Claude V, Propriétaire at Ploegsteert Sector Battlefield Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Hello Scott, thank you very much for the nice review, I am happy you enjoyed the tour. Kind regards. Claude

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Emrys H
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Response from Claude V | Property representative |
Hi, if you can come in our minibus I can place your wheelchair in the boot, I am using an Opel Vivaro. I can also organize a tour so you don't have to step out too much. it is sometimes more dificult on certain sites. Do not... More
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