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Belgium/France/Belgium Netherlands/  Trip Full accommodation details.

1st May 

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1st May Ferry from Hull to Zeebrugge, departing at 1840 We will be singing on the ferry.

2nd May - Arrive in Zeebrugge travel to Oppy site of Hull Pals fallen. Commemorate with the people of Oppy performance then 1 night in one of the following hotel, Arras

Our Hotel

Hotel Moderne is located in the city centre of Arras, opposite the train station. At 5 to 10 minutes walking from the historic centre, with Grand'Place, Belfry and all the shops in the town centre of Arras.

Opposite the hotel and nearby, you have many public car parks, often free for the night,  and you will also find many good restaurants and café.

The hotel features 50 rooms with all conveniences, all equipped with bathroom, toilet, flat screen TV, telephone, wireless internet access. We serve a full breakfast in the morning. You can have a drink in our Bar.

We have refurbished many bedrooms in 2014 and 2015!   


The Hotel Moderne is a central place to stay in Arras. The urban network allows you to access many services located nearby. You are at 10mn or 15mn driving from commercial and industrial areas (Parc des Bonnettes, Zone Industrielle de Tilloy Les Mofflaines, zone commercial de Beaurains...).

The Hotel Moderne is an ideal base for exploring the heritage of the town of Arras, visiting the museums in the area (the Louvre-Lens) and visiting the Battlefields 1WW.

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3rd May –  Travel to Belgium stops along our route then 1 night Ypres 

We will sing at Menin gate as part of the last post and have free time to explore the beautiful city of Ypres 

 Your hotel in Ypes- Flanders Lodge, Best Western 

best western flanders



4th May travel Wageningen/ The Netherlands: visiting places of interest along the route.


Your Hotel 4th May – Wageningse Berg 2nts 

Offering a restaurant, Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Wageningsche Berg is located in Wageningen at river Nederrijn, on the edge of National Park Hoge Veluwe. Free Wi-Fi access is available.

Each room comes with a seating area, TV, electric kettle and coffee machine. The bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower and free toiletries are provided.

At Fletcher Hotel De Wageningsche Berg you will find a 24-hour front desk and a garden. Other facilities offered include luggage storage and laundry. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling.
This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Wageningen!

6th May Depart from our hotel making visits to places of special interest along the way. 

6th May Depart Rotterdam for Hull, depart at 19.00.  

Again, we will be singing on the ferry.

We arrive home on the 7th of May into Hull.



Total cost for this trip is £595.00

A deposit of £299 is due at the point of booking. Your place is not confirmed until full monies have been received. Balances of £296.00 are due via direct debit 15th Feb 2019

This cost is based on two people sharing.

Single room price available on application. (very limited) please email 

Your cost includes,

Fully guided tour as per itinerary,

B&B in all hotels for the duration of the holiday

Travel to all venues via luxury coach as per itinerary

Ferry travel and cabin on 2 berth occupancy (outward and return inside the cabin). Please note we can not guarantee an outside cabin all cabins will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.

Access to a designated members area for home learning of repertoire and any extra rehearsals needed.  

This tour is fully escorted by your Musical Director and Freedom Flame experts.

Any extra rehearsals needed dates to be confirmed These will take place in the Hull region, but plenty of notice given)

Non-singers, partners welcome and of course, the singing is optional for them. 

We will require an individual booking form per person travelling, please 




This is a package tour offered by Music and Travel Ltd  (A sister company to AFO Choir) We are unable to break down individual items This is a bespoke trip and you will not find this package tour anywhere else offering above and beyond may other battlefield tours/singing tours. 

You must be able to set up our one-off direct debit mandate. This will be sent to you in an email upon completion of your booking form. (please check your junk box should you not receive it)    

Please note this is a fully guided tour and we are extremely competitive on other like for like tours as we cut out the middlemen. We have lots of previous experience in this and our tour is fully escorted.  

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We recommend you take out your own travel insurance. 

Please note this is a B&B basis trip no other meals are included. 

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