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In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours

5 Abbotts Close | Greytree, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7GQ, England
+44 1989 565599
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My 18 year old son and I went on the 3 day 74th anniversary D-Day tour and I’ve got to say it was... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
steve18022018
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Everything about working with the "In the Footsteps" team was above reproach! From my first... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nicole K
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Follow in the footsteps of Heroes with In the footsteps Battlefield Tours. Our top quality service can be tailored to suit your every need. Let our experts guide you around the battlefields telling you the stories of heroes, showing you the places where they fought and giving you an understanding of what the officers and men who fought the battles went through. A tour with us will leave you with memories that will last forever.
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5 Abbotts Close | Greytree, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7GQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 18 year old son and I went on the 3 day 74th anniversary D-Day tour and I’ve got to say it was brilliant, good hotel and Ian our guide looked after us and made sure the tour was informative but also enjoyable. Highly recommend...More

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Jo G, Manager at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. It was a pleasure to have you both on the tour and we hope to hear from you again should you ever want another tour in the future. Best regards Jo

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about working with the "In the Footsteps" team was above reproach! From my first contact with Jo via email (which she responded to almost instantly despite an 8 hour time difference) I knew we were going to be in great hands. Although my family...More

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you too for touring with us. Tony said you were a lovely family and he enjoyed his time with you all so much. We are so pleased that the tour exceed all your expectations. We hope to hear from you again sometime. All the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone should do a D day tour like this to appreciate the scale and significance of the event and how it affects the lives we have today. I am 70 and should have done it sooner . It was an immense privilege to chat some...More

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Nigel. We are so pleased the tour went well for you and we hope to see you again on another.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a few words to tell anyone who are considering doing a Battlefield Tour, this is the company to do it with. This is my 2nd trip with this company, last year i did one to The Somme and thought that it couldnt be beaten....More

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words Brian. We are so pleased you enjoyed the tour and hopefully we'll see you again next year on the Arnhem one.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first experience of a coach tour, and I could not have wished for a better introduction to this type of holiday! It was just what I needed as had a lot of stress to escape from and thanks to the tour guide...More

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Melica. We are so pleased you enjoyed the tour as well as the bike ride that you did on the second day. Hopefully we'll see you again one day on another of our tours. Jo x

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing weekend. I would whole heartedly recommend this company time and time again. I was so worried about going away with a group of people that were a lot older than I was but they took us under their wing and made us feel...More

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the feedback. It was lovely having you both on our trip and we are so pleased you had an amazing experience. We'll look forward to seeing you both again on another tour.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Our guide Iain undertook excellent research and identified with a high degree of probability where Tom’s regiment was located in the vicinity of Ypres during the period 1914-1916 during which Tom was injured and transferred to the Labor Corp.

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for your feedback David. We are so pleased you enjoyed your tour with Iain. We hope to take you on another battlefield tour one day.

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Brilliant company Organised a fantastic trip for us with a great guide Highly recommend to all Oliver

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Jo G, Owner at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you for your review Oliver. It was great working with you to make this trip a success. Hope to see you again one day.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

My wife and I had a private one-day tour of Normandy (beaches and towns) with Adrian. Adrian is incredibly knowledgeable, personable, and organized. We loved that he gave a running commentary on the "big picture" of what was going on at the time, along with...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We arranged a 4 day trip to Cambrai with In the Footsteps and were impressed with how well they organised things for us. Nothing was too much trouble and Jo always responded to our emails promptly. Their recommended hotel, the Beatus, proved to be an...More

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jessicajean D
4 September 2016|
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Response from Jo G | Property representative |
Hi, we are a tour company with an office based in Ross-On-Wye. We take tours of the battlefields around France, Belgium and most other parts of Europe. If you want a tour of the battlefields please do get in touch. Regards.
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Hi, Although we offer WWI and WWII battlefield tours to France, Belgium and beyond, our business is based in Ross-On-Wye. Unless our address is France or Belgium it can't be altered. It would be best if there was an... More
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