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Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours

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ANZAC Day: Australian Dawn service ceremony Day & Multi Day tours to Villers-Bretonneux, France. Vimy Ridge: Canadian Day & Multi Day Memorial Tours to Vimy Ridge, France. Canadian WW2 Normandy Tours. Depart London and Paris. Designed by Australian...more
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Upchurch ME9 7EY, England
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+44 1634 233785
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 April 2013

I have just completed a one day visit to Villers Bretonneux with Spirit of Remembrance Tours for the Anzac Day dawn service. An Absolutely excellent experience, which also included a visit to other Australian WW1 battlefield sites of Poziers, Fromelles, Bullecourt and a couple of...More

7  Thank Max P
Nikki-at-SoR, General Manager at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2013

Thank you Max for your kind words. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your day. Mike commented to me that he appreciated you asking interesting questions. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes from the Spirit of Remembrance team.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were part of a supposed VIP tour of WW1 battlefield sites run by Spirit of Remembrance which was an unmitigated mess. The bus was seriously overcrowded and got lost every day at least once with the result that we missed half the sites we...More

7  Thank KayTee0108
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

From 21-25 April we participated in the Spirit of Remembrance ANZACs Remembered Tour which culminated in the Dawn Service at Villers Bretonneux. The tour was very well organised and the tour guides Simon Hopkin and Frank Baldwin were enthusiastic and extremely knowledgeable. The organisers worked...More

1  Thank rayagnew
Graeme A, Manager at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hello Ray and Caudia :-) Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your recent tour with Spirit of Remembrance. It was indeed a special time for us all - a very hectic - but immensely rewarding Journey of Remembrance...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

It is hard to express the admiration felt for the ANZACs in Australia. We did a five day long Remembrance tour with Spirit of Remembrance and walked in the footsteps of true heroes. Our guides were excellent and the experience was one my family will...More

1  Thank Richard T
ningguru, Owner at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you Richard for your review. It was indeed a great pleasure to have you guys on this historic tour. We wil lbe publishing a selection of photos of all the gorups soon and will let everyone know when we do. Thanks again! cheers G...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I booked mid last year on this year’s ANZAC Day Villers Brettonneau one day tour from Paris. In November I had to cancel. I have been trying to get my deposit back. Each email request is met with long tales of woe. Bookings are down,...More

2  Thank Harley R
Graeme A, Owner at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Harley, Thank you for your comments. Now let's look at the actual facts. 1. You paid a DEPOSIT for your booking for 4 persons April 2017 and signed your booking form under our clearly identified 'Terms and Conditions' - that specifically states that all...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

The 100th anniversary of the Vimy battle was of special significance to me and it was important for my wife and I to be there. Rather than try to plan this trip on our own, we chose to use Spirit of Remembrance. From the very...More

2  Thank DSAdventures
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The Spirit of Remembrance put on an excellent combined tour of the WWI and WWII battlefields and cemetery tours in April 2017: “Vimy to Juno and Beyond” This also included a day at “Vimy 100” the centenary commemoration of the Battle of Vimy Ridge at...More

2  Thank columbia49
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were part of a supposed VIP tour of WW1 battlefield sites run by Spirit of Remembrance which was an unmitigated mess. The bus was seriously overcrowded and got lost every day at least once with the result that we missed half the sites we...More

7  Thank KayTee0108
Reviewed 18 November 2013

In September I joined in the commemoration ceremonies for the Battle of Arnhem with Spirit of Remembrance. Our guide was Col. Christopher Newbould (ret.) and he ensured we visited all areas of the drop zones and areas that the Airborne forces of the U.K. the...More

6  Thank UkMaryW
Nikki-at-SoR, Owner at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2013

Thank you Mary for your very kind comments. I am so proud of our team and personally learn so much about military history each day - they certainly bring history alive. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes from the SoR Team

Reviewed 12 November 2013

Battlefield tours are always going to be an emotionally harrowing experience but we were looking for something out of the ordinary. I have been doing a lot of research on WWI soldiers from a particular area in Australia and now we had an opportunity to...More

6  Thank Max P
Nikki-at-SoR, Owner at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2013

Dear Max, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very pleased that your tour was so special and memorable. I am very honoured to be part of such a wonderful team who really cares about the perpetuation of Remembrance. Mike sends his...More

Reviewed 28 April 2013

This was an extremely worthwhile tour. The whole day was filled with emotion, beginning with the dawn service and followed by visits to battle sites and war cemeteries. Our guide, Mike, was a fountain of knowledge and was able to explain the significance of every...More

5  Thank Pam M
Nikki-at-SoR, General Manager at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2013

Hi Pam, Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you join us. It certainly was very moving for everyone including Mike and I understand that there were also quite a few laughs. Best wishes and hope we will see you...More

Reviewed 27 April 2013

I have just completed a one day visit to Villers Bretonneux with Spirit of Remembrance Tours for the Anzac Day dawn service. An Absolutely excellent experience, which also included a visit to other Australian WW1 battlefield sites of Poziers, Fromelles, Bullecourt and a couple of...More

7  Thank Max P
Nikki-at-SoR, General Manager at Spirit of Remembrance - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2013

Thank you Max for your kind words. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your day. Mike commented to me that he appreciated you asking interesting questions. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes from the Spirit of Remembrance team.

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