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Planning your trip

While our employees are unable to provide trip planning assistance or advice on transportation, accommodations or other local attractions, the following resources may be of assistance:

Local Tourism Information

Near the Canadian National Vimy Memorial

Near the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

In Belgium

The Canadian memorials at Passchendaele, Hill 62 and St. Julien as well as the Courtrai Newfoundland Memorial are located in the Flanders region in Belgium. A short drive from the Canadian National Vimy Memorial, discover these sites along other notable stops at Tyne Cot Cemetery and the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres.

It is important to be prepared and to expect the unexpected wherever in the world you may be. Visit this helpful Government of Canada site (Travel Abroad) for information on health and safety, travel documents, tips for travelling with children and more. Please note that the Government of Canada strongly recommends that Canadians travelling abroad register their travel plans through the Registration of Canadians Abroad service.

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