Annual Educational Trip – France 100
From November 10-15, 2018, in honour of the 100th Anniversary of the end of The Great War, WWI, True Patriot Love will lead an incredible behind the scenes tour in France and Belgium, exploring the defining moments that helped shape Canada as a nation.
Guided by former Chief of Defence Staff General (Ret.) Rick Hillier and noted historian Professor Terry Copp, guests will visit historical landmarks and battle sites of France and Belgium to commemorate the overall Allied effort.
Please find the tour itinerary below which provides more information about this incredible experience.
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
NOVEMBER 10 – Arrival and welcome dinner in Chantilly
NOVEMBER 11 – Visit the new Monument to Canadian Soldiers in Mons and attend the International Ceremony commemorating the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice
NOVEMBER 12 – Travel to Vimy and visit the Hill 70 monument
NOVEMBER 13 – Explore sites around Cambrai including Bourlon Wood and Canal du Nord
NOVEMBER 14 – Visit the Beaumont-Hamel and Villers-Bretonneux memorials
NOVEMBER 15 – Departure
To Reserve Your Spot: If you are interested in joining this incredible experience in 2018, please contact us. Spaces on this trip are very limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.