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Living Memory Tours

34 rue des 3 Visages, 62000, Arras, France
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Tour of Western Front

My brother-in-law and I were very pleased to spend two days with Faye as we toured locations in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MarkKR1908
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Toronto, Canada
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Marvellous Tour Experience

Our tour of with Faye could not have been better informed and detailed if Douglas Haig or Arthur... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
DrumkeeranHouse
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Pemberton, Canada
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Living Memory Tours offers full day battlefield tours along the Western Front for small groups and individuals. Based out of the beautiful city of Arras, your Canadian guide will lead you through the French and Belgian countryside to connect with some of the most defining moments in the Great War. Choose from one of our set itineraries or contact us to build a custom private tour for your group or family.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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34 rue des 3 Visages, 62000, Arras, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My brother-in-law and I were very pleased to spend two days with Faye as we toured locations in Belgium and France. Faye is very knowledgeable about the WW1 conflict and the various battle, cemeteries and memorials we toured. She also created a tour that included...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our tour of with Faye could not have been better informed and detailed if Douglas Haig or Arthur Currie were escorting us through the storied battlefields and moving memorials of Vimy Ridge, Beaumont Hamel and the Somme. First class - and we were very grateful...More

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Faye D, Propriétaire at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review and for your very kind comments. I am happy that you enjoyed the tour, it was a pleasure to be your guide. Thank you again for choosing Living Memory Tours. Best, Faye

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected Living Memory Tours as it included Canada's role in the conflict, and chose the 2-day Vimy and Western Front tours. Faye has an engaging personality and quickly made us and our fellow travelers at ease and comfortable - a must when you are...More

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Faye D, Propriétaire at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this kind review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the tours; I truly enjoyed being your guide and sharing the stories of the brave heroes who fought in the Great War. Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Faye picked us up at the Arras train station and from there it was a very personal, thorough and knowledgeable tour of Beaumont Hamel and Vimy Ridge with stops at British, French and German memorials. It was a small group of 2 couples who were...More

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Faye D, Propriétaire at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review and for your very kind comments. I am very pleased that you enjoyed the Vimy Ridge & The Somme tour and that I was able to answer all your questions. I hope that you will...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending Vimy Day 2018 with Faye, more by accident than by design. That day just happened to be the only day we had available to visit Vimy. I was interested in following my Grand-dad's footsteps at Vimy....More

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Faye D, Owner at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Rob and Orla for your very kind comments and for taking the time to write your review. It truly was special to trace your grandfather's footsteps on this significant day, thank you for allowing me to be your guide. I hope that you...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This was our second tour with Living Memory Tours and like the first one we found this to be an excellent experience. Our travel guide was extremely knowledgeable and indeed displayed a real passion for the subject matter. As there was a personal family element...More

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Faye D, Propriétaire at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you back on tour! Best, Faye

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Recently, we spent a cool, rainy day with Valentin on a private tour of WWI battlefield sites and cemeteries. What an amazing experience. Valentin was an excellent guide, and Terres de Memoire is great to work with. Valentin picked us up at our hotel, and...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I have long wanted to visit the Canadian Memorial at Vimy. My husband and I originally planned to cab to Vimy from the Arras train station, but changed our minds after seeing the positive reviews for Living Memory Tours. It turned out to be a...More

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Faye D, Owner at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for your very kind comments. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the tour and that I was able to make it a memorable experience for you. Thank you once again for choosing Living Memory Tours Best, Faye

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I have travelled to the battlefields several times, content to inform myself with books and internet research before I went. Museums and information provided at the various sites seemed to provide everything I needed to be informed about the different parts of the war. I...More

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Faye D, Owner at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and your very kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you on tour and I am pleased that I was able to complement your previous experiences on the battlefields. I hope you...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be Faye’s first tour guests of the new season. We had a half day tour which was first class. The web intro for the tour looks very Canadian-focused but she catered very well for us 2 Brits. I arranged the...More

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Faye D, Owner at Living Memory Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind comments and for taking the time to write this review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the tour and hope you will return again in the future to explore more of the Western Front. Thank you...More

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farmerbob309
10 May 2018|
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Response from Faye D | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, Thanks for your message. Generally my day tours start at 155€ per person when departing from Arras. There would be a surcharge for a pick up and drop off in Amiens. If you can email me at the address on my... More
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Robert L
12 May 2017|
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Response from Faye D | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Thanks for your message. I am available for a private custom tour on June 23. Shared tours start at 150€ per person, there is an additional charge for private custom tours. I would recommend you take the 7h52... More
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Barbara P
18 April 2017|
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Response from Faye D | Property representative |
Hi Barbara, Thank you for your message. I can create a custom Australian themed tour for you very easily. I can suggest the following from Arras: Fromelles - Ypres Fromelles, Pheasant Wood Cemetery, VC Corner... More
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