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Cobbers Battlefield Tours

132 avenue des Australiens, 80200 Peronne, France
+33 3 21 73 46 16
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Chris from Cobbers Battlefield Tours, collected me from my hotel and helped me find the WW1 grave... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SpeedsPerth
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Perth
Awesome experience

My wife and I have just concluded a 3 day Battlefield Tour with Cobbers. We were led by tour... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
wananavu12
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Bathurst, Australia
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132 avenue des Australiens, 80200 Peronne, France
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+33 3 21 73 46 16
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chris from Cobbers Battlefield Tours, collected me from my hotel and helped me find the WW1 grave of my great uncle. This wonderful service is exactly what you need if you are seeking a personal experience, tailored to your needs. Chris's local knowledge and experience...More

Thank SpeedsPerth
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have just concluded a 3 day Battlefield Tour with Cobbers. We were led by tour Manager Colin Gillard, one of the principals of the company. We were met on time on the first day of the tour and were immediately impressed....More

Thank wananavu12
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Knowledgeable guides, a comfortable bus & some of the most moving places in Australian history. We visited just about all the important places from Amiens to Peronne & the main memorial at Villers Bretonneaux

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Colin picked up us each day from our accommodation at the Best Western Hotel a few minutes from Amiens Station which was so convenient. We did a three day tour with him although the first day was with Lisa. We had a great day with...More

Thank Kay A
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Colin is full of knowledge of all the major battles and battlefields from many years of gathering knowledge - particularly regarding the Australian involvement. I was following my father's involvement and Colin did his best to help me connect the dots. Located the Railway cutting...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

It's taken me a while to write up this tour (I went on it way back in 2009) but I don't want to let it go unrecognised as it was, without question, an excellent tour. The company enabled us to join in for 3 days...More

Thank 9HappyTrails
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

A day trip with Colin Gillard through the Somme battlefields is something every Australian should experience if in this area. His passionately delivered information and knowledge is something we have never experienced. 'Do yourself a favour' and book a trip. He focuses on any WW1...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 10 June 2016

My wife's grandfather fought in the Somme area during WW1 1918 in the AIF and with the help of our excellent guide Colin, we visited many of the places his Battalion fought. We were lucky enough to be the only two on the tour that...More

Thank Poolini
Reviewed 8 June 2016

On Sunday, 5th June my wife, Christine, our two good friends Denise and Paul and myself spent a day in the expert company of Colin Gillard. Our tour was British based. Colin took us to the sites we requested seeing and much more and his...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 26 November 2015

We chose a one day tour and Lisa was very helpful in designing a day that included locations that we wanted to visit - particularly cemeteries where our relations lie. It was the most wicked of days: blowing a gale, driving freezing rain and a...More

1  Thank 975Sue1955
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kimsbalikids
11 April 2016|
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Response from Myduckie | Reviewed this property |
We used Cobbers Battlefied Tours last September but I am not aware of them having a B and B. However they did the hotel booking for us at the Hotel Grand Universe in Amiens. The hotel was included in the cost of the tour... More
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buckster1
21 December 2015|
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Response from Adam M | Reviewed this property |
Cobbers Battlefield Tours made all the hotel bookings for us and it was as previously advised the L'Univers' situated within walking distance to the train station and within a mall with plenty of shopping and restaurants and... More
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Glenis Z
25 January 2015|
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Thank you. I think it would be amazing and really hope to include it in our itinerary. Thanks for the advice.
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