Round trip transfer from Arras or Lens to Vimy Ridge
History & heritage tours

Round trip transfer from Arras or Lens to Vimy Ridge

Availability: Everyday
Duration: up to 3 hours
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the Canadian National Memorial in Vimy at your own pace
  • Enjoy comfortable private transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
What to expect

You will be picked up at the train station or at your hotel and be driven in a comfortable vehicle for a visit to the Vimy Canadian Memorial. It's about 20 minutes to get to the Vimy site.

Remember that this is more of a transportation service than a tourist guide service. However, Michel and Rahma are native to the region and know perfectly the sites on which they take you.

You will visit the Canada National Vimy Memorial, which is the largest of Canada’s war memorial. It is dedicated to the memory of the 66,000 Canadians who died during the First World War. Canadian sculptor and architect Walter Seymour Allward captured the emotion of a nation faced with the sacrifice of its fellow citizens, as well as Canada’s deeply held values of peace and freedom. It offers an impressive view overlooking the plain of Artois. You could also visit the Visitor Education Centre and the Grange Subway tunnel. There are English and French speaking guides in the Visitor Education Centre and tours of the Grange tunnel. The rest of your visit to the site is self-guided.

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What's included
  • Meet and Greet
  • Round-trip private transportation
  • Train station or hotel pick-up
  • Comfortable and air-conditioned vehicles
What's not included
  • Tips
  • Lunch and food
Where
Meeting point:

We will be picked you up at the train station or at your hotel

What to remember
  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • You will set with your driver the time of return
  • There are English and French speaking guides in the interpretation center and tours of the Grange tunnel in Vimy
  • Interpretive services and visits to the Memorial are free of charge
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour will have a maximum of 4 passengers
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When
  • Everyday
  • The Visitor Education Centre and the Grange Subway tunnel in Vimy have opening hours from 9.00 to 5.00pm
  • Closed from 19/07/2019 to 11/08/2019
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Provider
RMB Transports Memorial canadien de Vimy
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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