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WWI and WWII Battlefield Tours

CGT Battlefield Tours, offers a specialist group travel services to the Battlefields of WW1 and WW2 for school parties of all sizes.

World War 1 Battlefield Tours

When the 19 year old Bosnian Serb student and anarchist Gavrillo Princip, squeezed the trigger of his pistol on 28th June 1914 in Sarajevo, the capital city of the Bosnia-Herzegovina, killing the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, he could not have the imagined the repercussions his actions would have by dragging most of Europe into a war lasting more than four years.

WW2 America Enters the War Guided Tour

America Enters the War

On 7th April 1917 America entered the war as an Ally, having tolerated a number of acts of aggression, mainly against its mercantile fleet, since 1914. The final act of provocation which pushed America over the edge was the ...

3-4 Day Tours from £229pp

WW1 Arras and Vimy Ridge Guided Tour

Arras and Vimy Ridge

By April 1917, on the Western Front, the Allied and German armies were locked in stalement, occupying trench systems stretching 440 miles from the Belgian coast to the Swiss border. The town of Arras, occupied by the ...

1-3 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 Italy - success on the unknown front

Italy - success on the unknown front

When Italy declared war on Austria on the 23rd May 1915, the Italian army of 300,000 men was still in the process of being reorganised, up-dated and re-equipped by Field Marshal Luigi Cadorna, resulting in an increase to ...

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WW1 Medics on the Western Front

Medicine and the First World War

In 1917, General Sir William Birdwood, commanding the Fifth army, stated that if he had thousands of Victoria Crosses he would award them to the stretcher bearers. His statement was made in recognition of the unstinting ...

1-4 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 Messines and Passchendaele Guided Tour

Messines and Passchendaele

One hundred years after these epic battles, we will escort you around the fields where the fighting was the fiercest, following the lines of advance and visiting the locations where the great mines were detonated on the ...

1-3 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 Mons and Le Cateau

Mons and Le Cateau

On the 4th August 1914 Germany declared war on Belgium and in response Britain declared war against Germany in support of its Belgian ally. The British army mobilised and on the 9th August, 80,000 men under the command of ...

3-4 Day Tours from £169pp

The Australian Tunnellers

The Australian Tunnellers

By the time the first Australian troops arrived on the Western Front the tactic of mining enemy positions was well established. The object of mining was to dig a tunnel which terminated at a specific point under a strategic ...

1-3 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 The Battle of Cambrai Guided Tour

The Battle of Cambrai

The town of Cambrai was captured by the Germans in 1914 and Crown Prince Rupprecht, commander of the 6th Army, established his headquarters there. For the next three years it was bitterly contested until September 1917 ...

2-4 Day Tours from £125pp

WW1 The Gallipoli Campaign

The Gallipoli Campaign

At the start of the 20th century Turkey remained at the head of the Ottoman Empire which extended into parts of modern-day Greece, Bulgaria, the Middle East and controlled access to the Mediterranean Sea via the Aegean Sea. ...

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WW1 German Spring Offensives 1918

The German Spring Offensives 1918

Throughout the war, the German army showed itself capable of developing new strategies and adapting to suit a situation. These abilities proved to be a constant source of surprise to the Allies and just when the British and ...

2-3 Day Tours from £129pp

WW1 The Gunners on the Western Front

The Gunners on the Western Front

The line of trenches stretching from the Belgian coast all the way to the Swiss border formed the Western Front during the First World War. For four years, the opposing armies faced one another across an almost-static front ...

1-3 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 The Somme - a bloody victory

The Somme - a bloody victory

The battle started on the 1st July 1916 and by the end of the day, the British had suffered 60,000 casualties, of whom approx. 20,000 were dead. Site of one of the largest battles of the Great War, it was not the decisive ...

1-2 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 The Western Front

The Western Front

In terms of proximity the battlefields of Flanders and France are inextricably linked. Forming a large swath of the trench system which marked the 'Western Front' this area of fighting absorbed many of the troops the ...

2-4 Day Tours from £129pp

WW1 The Last 100 Days on the Western Front

Last 100 Days on the Western Front

By mid-July 1918, the Allies perceived the German attacks known as the Ludendorff Offensives were coming to an end and by the 8th August, on the tactical maps it looked as if the whole of the Allied front was advancing in ...

1-3 Day Tours from £75pp

WW1 Verdun - they shall not pass

Verdun - they shall not pass

To fully comprehend the full scale of the fighting in the Great War a visit to the French and American battlefields of the Verdun area is highly recommended. “Every sign of humanity has been swept away. The woods and ...

3-4 Day Tours from £229pp

WW1 Ypres and the Last Post Ceremony

Ypres and the Last Post Ceremony

2017 will see the 100th Anniversary of the 3rd Battle of Ypres and for four long years Flanders Fields was the scene which epitomised the horrors of the Great War. Four major battles were fought here and more than 250,000 ...

1-2 Day Tours from £75pp



CGT Battlefield Tours, a specialist group travel operator, providing inspirational tours to the sites of World War I and II in Belgium, France and Holland.

Battlefield Tours

CGT Battlefields is a specialist tour operator, our tours cover World War I and World War II battlefields across Europe providing inspirational tours to the sites of The Great War and Second World War.

Visiting the battlefields from any conflict, is a truly captivating and moving experience, though some of the battlefields are nearly 100 years old, the soldiers who fought here had similar backgrounds, dreams and hopes as many of us. A Battlefield Tour allows you to understand these events, remember the sacrifices made and recognise how these shaped the world we see today.





World War 1 and World War 2 Battlefield Tours and Holidays for Groups

CGT Battlefield Tours, a specialist group travel operator, providing guided inspirational tours to the sites of World War I and II in Belgium, France and Holland.

We're a specialist group travel operator, we use only the very best coaches on its holidays. Travel you can Trust. Contact us for details

Contact CGT Battlefield Tours, a specialist group travel operator, providing inspirational tours to the battlefield sites of World War I and II.


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WW1 - WW2 Holidays for Groups

WW1 - WW2 Holidays for Groups

CGT Battlefield Tours, a specialist group travel operator, providing inspirational tours to the sites of World War I and II in Belgium, France and Holland.

Customised World War 1 and 2 Battlefield Tours

Looking to visit some of the battlefields of the Great War and WW2? CGT Battlefield Tours, a specialist group travel operator, can arrange the perfect trip.

Ypres Flanders Battlefield Tours

Ypres Flanders Battlefield Tours

Visit the Ypres Battlefield in Flanders. One of The Great War 1914 - 1918 battlefield tours offered by CGT, the specialist WW1 / WW2 group travel operator.

Arnhem Battlefield Tours

Arnhem Battlefield Tours

Operation Market Garden at Arnhem in WW2 could have shortened the war quite considerably, but for some bad luck. See the battlefield for yourself.

DDay Battlefield Tours | Normandy

Visit the DDay Battlefields in Normandy and see first hand where the bridgeheads were established. One of the Inspirational tours from CGT Battlefields.

DDay Battlefield Tours | Normandy

Somme Battlefield Tour

Visit the Somme Battlefield of the Great War 1914 - 1918 on a guided tour with CGT Battlefield Tours. Inspirational tours to the sites of World War I and II.

Cost Effective WW1, WW2 Battlefield Tours

Cost Effective WW1, WW2 Battlefield Tours

CGT Battlefield Tours, offers hotel accommodation to suit your groups holiday budget. We have negotiated special rates at all ideally suited locations.

Booking a World War 1, WW2  Battlefield Tours

Booking a World War 1, WW2 Battlefield Tours

Book your Battlefield Tours with CGT, a specialist group travel operator, providing guided, informative and inspirational tours to the sites of World War I and II.

Battlefield Tours for Clubs

Battlefield Tours for Clubs

Run a War gaming Club, or other Social Group / Association? CGT Battlefield Tours can provide an informative, inspirational, tours to the sites of World War I and II.


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What do our clients say?

World War 2 Battlefield Tour

"The tour was great and the guide was excellent. I had no problems at any stage, the coach company was excellent and helpful as were the staff at the hotel so I really can't fault it. Your own organisation was also faultless and hassle free. I will certainly pass on your details to friends at other establishments"

Mr C. - Normandy Tour




World War 2 Battlefield Tour

"Be grateful if you could pass on my thanks to Amport & District Coaches for Tony last weekend. not only is he an excellent driver he knows the area well and probably what was most important was that he had an excellent rapport with teachers and pupils."

Mr P. - Normandy Tour





World War 1 Battlefield Tour

"Zoi and her team were extremely helpful with the booking of hotels and transport. Their very helpful and experienced staff minimalized the hassle, particularly when we made last minute changes. I would be very happy to deal with the company again"

Mr R. Ypres Tour




World War 1 Battlefield Tour

"From the outset all of my cares and concerns were taken care of. In all we had a fantastic three days and ultimately this must be down to Zoi Pearce and the team"

Ms H. The Somme and Ypres Tour




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Contact:

CGT Battlefields Ltd
CGT House
6 Avon Road
Charfield
Gloucestershire
GL12 8TT


E: info@cgtbattlefields.co.uk

T: 01454 269764

M: 07542 788905


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