Sat, 27 Apr


Menin Gate


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Time | Destination | Venue

27 Apr 2019, 00:00 – 28 Apr 2019, 00:00

Menin Gate, Menenstraat, 8900 Ieper, Belgium


Tour applications CLOSED THURSDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 2018

Birmingham HOG Chapter have organised The Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium Tour 2019.  The proposed tour dates are departing on Sat 27th April 2019 and returning on Sunday 28th April 2019 and is designed to enable you to do as much riding, site seeing, socialising as possible, with as little planning as necessary.  The tour committee will do all the planning for you; all you need to do is book accommodation (see below), pack, put petrol in and turn up. 


A number of rooms have been pre-booked due to interest shown already at the Hotel O leper which is in the centre of Ypres.  Benefits include: 

quietly situated in the middle of the historical centre of Ypres.

29 non-smoking rooms with or without view on the Cloth Hall and the Grote Markt. The rooms are equipped with a refrigerator and a safe. Also free WIFI, free coffee and tea facilities are available in the rooms. Every room has a bath and/or shower. Every morning a continental breakfast will be served in buffet style.

situated about 400 meters from the Menin Gate Memorial (well-known for its daily Last Post ceremony) and about 800 meters from the railway station of Ieper. The British Military Cemetery (Ramparts War Cemetery) is just a 12 minutes walk.

will accept group accommodation booking and provide secure parking for our bikes at a cost of €5.00 per night reduced from €10.00 per night.

Rooms will cost approximately €89.00 per night incl bed & breakfast. 

If you are interested please contact Roy Rogers (NOT the hotel) as soon as possible so a room can be allocated and confirmed centrally with the hotel.  Places are going fast. 

For more details and RSVP Roy Rogers