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WW1 battlefields guided tours. Walkabout Digger Tours offers you the possibility to be guided through the Somme battlefield by an Australian guide.We are specialised in WW1 Battlefields guided tours.Our tours are suited for your individual needs...more
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3 rue de Bray, 62450 Ligny-Thilloy, France
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+33 6 64 54 16 63
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

We went on a day tour with Myriam, the tour was exceptional. Myriams knowledge and her pleasant manner of delivery made it a very informative and pleasant day. We can concur with the previous excellent reviews. I am an avid reader of the history of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris K
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We cannot rate Myriam highly enough after doing a three day battlefield tour with her in August 2018. My Dad had spent a couple of years researching his grandfather's movements during WWI before he was killed near Peronne in 1918. We did a family trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emmybean1
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I highly recommend Myriam as a tour guide for the battlefields of northern France. I gave Myriam the name of my Great Grandfather who was killed in WW1 and Myriam thoroughly researched his war service and gave us an individualised tour. Myriam kept us engaged...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sunrise720
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We did a 2 day tour with Myriam - The Fromelles and The Somme. It was wonderful. Myriam was very engaging and incredibly insightful. I found out some extra information on my family I had no idea about. Myriam picked us up each day from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Our Family had the privilege of being guided recently around the Somme battlefields by Miriam from Walkabout Digger Tours. Miriam’s engaging personality and in-depth knowledge of the area made this tour truely memorable. In particular I need to mention the effort that Myriam took in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CGira
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The tour of the battlefields over two days was memorable. Myriam is an extremely competent guide who’s flexibility in the content of the tour make up enabled us to see and experience all and more than we expected in this very extraordinary part of France....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank atsea1959
Reviewed 13 June 2018

There were six of us in our group that wanted a taste of the Somme battlefields in a day.....and what a wonderful and informative day it was. Myriam picked us up from our accommodation in her spacious, smart 8 seater people carrier.....and selected just the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Myriam made our pilgrimage of a lifetime come true in every way. Even though I had done months of research Myriam found detail that I couldn’t. We were able to pin point my lost great grandfathers location of his falling and within a specific field...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sierra1234
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Wonderful 3 day private tour of the WW1 battlefields. Myriam was a delightful, friendly and extremely well informed guide - quite passionate about "her Aussie Boys" who showed so much stoicism, courage and mateship during this terrible war. Listening to Myriam and visiting the landscape...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We were fortunate to have two days with Myriam Thompson of Walkabout Digger Tours. She's very informed and passionate about this tragic period of world history. She tailored this tour for our interest in Canada's participation. We felt like we had a new friend by...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Myriam T, Gérant at Walkabout Digger Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi Bill, thank you so much for your great feedback. I'm glad this tour was so special to you both. All the very best, Myriam

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