This weekend tour is the perfect mini break for those wishing to explore both France and Belgium and the history that they both uphold. You will be given time to explore both Ypres, Ostend and Brugge as well as Lille where the hotel is based.
After our central London pickups, we start our journey to Dover where we take the 10:00am ferry to Dunkirk. Once we arrive in Ypres at approximately 2:00pm, you will be given free time to explore and grab lunch in this historical town.
At around 3:30pm, we will depart from Ypres and head to Ostend where free time to explore the town will again be given.
We depart Ostend at 6:30pm and head for our hotel which is based in Lille. You will be provided with one night’s accommodation which includes breakfast. The rest of the evening is your own to explore Lille.
On day two of this weekend break, after breakfast at the hotel, we depart for Brugge. On arrival to Brugge, your tour manager will walk you down to the main square and you will be given time to explore this famous town.
At 5:00pm, we depart Brugge and head for a traditional Belgian Chocolate factory (time permitting) where you can pick up some delicious treats!
We will then make our way back to Dunkirk for our 8:00pm ferry crossing and will arrival back in to central London at around 11:30pm.
All times shown are local times.
Please note the itinerary is intended as a guide and some details may be subject to change.