Experience Canada's History at Vimy Ridge

Journey to a Canadian landmark and discover stories of strength, courage, and remembrance.

How to get there

Get there by plane or by train

The Canadian National Vimy Memorial and The Vimy Foundation Centennial Park are located in the commune of Givenchy-en-Gohelle in the Hauts-de-France Department. You can reach the nearby cities of Arras or Lens by train through the national railway system (the SNCF) from Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris.

Access the site by rental car

The simplest way to reach the Canadian National Vimy Memorial is by car. The area is served by multiple international rental companies.

Discover the area by bike

Rent a bike from Givenchy-en-Gohelle and enjoy the breathtaking countryside views along their many bike paths.

Where to Stay

Multiple lodging options are available to you, including hotels and rental properties.

For more information, please visit the local tourism board, Collines et Plaines d’Artois.

Let us take you on a truly Canadian journey

Visit the First World War sites of the Hauts-de-France region.

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