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Battlefield Tours

Our small group tours are fully escorted by military historians. We operate our groups in smaller numbers to enable better interaction between tour members and the historians. The tours are made relevant to individuals passengers requirements by our historians research and knowledge on any relatives or friends who served. Our historians work closely with local guides and operators whom we have been using over the last 20 years.

Should you be looking for a shorter duration tour throughout the year, or to fit in whilst on an overseas adventure we can work with our local operators to provide you with a locally hosted tour, private tour

Small Group Tours

Thailand/Myanmar Pilgrimage

Our traditional Anzac Day tour includes the Dawn Service at Hellfire Pass and the morning service at Kanchanburi War Cemetery. This tour can be combined with a visit to Myanmar, as the only group to travel to Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery.

Departs April

Borneo

The Borneo tour follows the route of the infamous Death March and attends the ANZAC Day Sandakan Dawn Service.

Departs April

Gallipoli

Our traditional Gallipoli tour takes in the Dawn and Lone Pine services, providing an emotional and memorable experience.

Departs April

Western Front

This tour features ANZAC Day at Villers Bretonneux and begins with Ypres Salient Battlefields, the moving Last Post Ceremony
at Menin Gate before visiting the famous sites of the Somme.

Departs April

Gallipoli Ramble

The Ramble will visit places on Gallipoli, some of which are off the usual tourist circuit. In the five days spent walking and exploring the battlefields, the tour has the aim of providing the participant a greater understanding of the overall campaign.

Departs July

Western Front Ramble

This tour features plenty of time to explore the battlefields including guided walks and rarely visited areas all under the care of your historian.

Departs August

Thai Railway

A tour for the hardy enthusiast, we include some walks to visit old railway and camp sites. The tour includes stays at the River Kwai and Sangkhlaburi to enable a more detailed history of the railway.

Departs November


The military historians leading the Battlefield Tours have all travelled extensively to their chosen areas to provide tour members with some wonderful commentary and insights through their wealth of knowledge. These historians include Colonel Terry Beaton IARes, Neil Leckie, Gary Traynor and Clive Richardson.

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Private Tours

Western Front
Looking for a 1, 2 or 3-day tour? We can help. Working with our local operator and historian, we will be able to provide tours throughout the year – covering The Somme, Fromelles, Ypres, Bullecourt and more. There are set itineraries by mini-van or private tour options that can be designed to suit your historical needs. 

Gallipoli
A chance to explore Gallipoli on short duration tours from Istanbul – perfect for a pre or post cruise stay.

Thailand/Myanmar
Tours can be designed to suit your needs and our local guides' have gained indepth knowledge from our historians over the years. This is invaluable for your day tour or extended touring options.

Singapore
Looking for a private tour? We can arrange either half or full-day private tours by van, with our local military guides.

 

If you would like more information about any of our Battlefield Tours, please contact us by calling (03) 9857 4555 or email belmore@belmoretravel.com.au.

 

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