Discover Flanders Fields: In-App Audio Tour of WWI Sites

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 40 km
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Duration 2h
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore history with an In-App Audio Tour
  • Feel the silence of Polygon Wood
  • See the Menin Gate's names and reflect
  • Discover tales of bravery at Tyne Cot
  • Admire the serene Essex Farm stones
Embark on a solo adventure through the haunting history of the Great War with an in-app audio tour that guides you through Flanders Fields. This tour is perfect for history enthusiasts looking to delve into the stories and sacrifices of World War I. From the outset, the tour immerses you in the poignant atmosphere of Ypres and the surrounding battlefields where the echoes of the past linger. Beginning at the Menin Gate Memorial, where names of the missing soldiers resonate, the journey takes you on a reflective path through key memorials and cemeteries. You'll be able to explore at your own pace as you navigate from the Essex Farm Cemetery, the final resting place of many soldiers including a young boy of just 15, to Langemark German War Cemetery, a stark reminder of the war's far-reaching impact. The tour culminates in a deeper understanding of the conflict, as you visit sites such as the expansive Tyne Cot Cemetery and the Saint Julien Canadian Memorial. This self-guided experience allows you to soak in each site, with stories that bring the silent stones to life. As you walk, listen and remember, you'll gain a sense of the sheer scale of the war and the heroism that marked this somber landscape. The audio guide ensures that no detail is missed, making for an unforgettable journey through Flanders Fields.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Menin Gate Memorial
Menenstraat, 8900 Ieper, Belgium
Ploegsteert Memorial
Ploegsteert Memorial to the Missing, 7782 Comines-Warneton, Belgium
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