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Verdun Battlefield

Verdun, France
+33 3 29 86 14 18
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Small-Group WWI Day Trip from Paris: Verdun and Meuse-Argonne Battlefields
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Verdun, France
Verdun, France
+33 3 29 86 14 18

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

101 years ago... this quiet place saw extreme terror, horror, and death. Today, the land still has scars from the countless artillery shells, barbed wire strands, and trench lines where men hid to protect themselves. Nine villages totally destroyed. To read about this time and...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Sobering, educational. One should not travel to this area without planning to visit the battlefields of Verduyn

Thank EssGeeKay
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is a nice and important place that everyone should visit and see. We need to remember our history and we shall not forget!

Thank Samot_K_1
Reviewed 6 November 2017

October 28, 2017 Ingrid Ferrand was absolutely fabulous. She brought WWI to life for us. She took us to the sites of many battles, lost villages, the Douaumont Ossuary, Fort Douaumont, the American Cemetery and to several German bunkers. It was a remarkable 8 hours....More

1  Thank joycefluharty
Reviewed 3 November 2017

While the dreadful battle of Verdun with its appalling losses was pretty much a straight out French versus German slog this battlefield is still well worth spending time on for those of us from other countries. While the British and Empire troops (including the New...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Now, 100 years later, the first World War, the battle of Verdun never will be forgotten. This region was so often subjected to the warring appetite of its neighbours; Many emotions attack me when I saw Verdun and this vast cimetary with white cross and...More

1  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My father and I spent an entire day with Ingrid touring the major locations associated with the Verdun battlefield. Doing it in the company of Ingrid was absolutely critical for us to understand the true horrors of the battle. Ingrid's knowledge is encyclopedic, ranging from...More

2  Thank AFandBeyond
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

i had visited this site 30 years ago and it was moving, but i returned with my history buff husband and found it much improved and still amazing. we went directly to the battlefield part of the site and the museum was truly amazing. you...More

2  Thank Cece958
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Verdun Battlefields are a required visit for any person interested in WWI. Beautiful fields and woods which at one time was pretty much hell on earth. We cannot afford to ever forget this.

1  Thank Doug I
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A visit to the area is not complete without a pause and review at this monument, take your tiem and give thanks for all those who fought on both sides for what they believed in.

1  Thank HyddaMedras
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Response from Leanne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi - these are the details l have: 0033(0)679 45 30 98
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Response from Cimmerianbloke | Reviewed this property |
Not a good option as you definitely need some sort of personal transport, especially for a day-trip. Check car rentals or a private guide with provided car.