Journeys in Beer Paradise
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Hops & Poppies

Daytrip - Every Saturday – Begins and Ends at Ypres Station - 10:30 until 18:30

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Discover the battlefields around Ypres and the hopfields around Poperinge.

Featuring:

- Ploegsteert, where soldiers left their trenches for the 1914 Christmas truce.

- The mine crater Pool of Peace, one of the scars of the Battle of Messines. 

Lijssenthoek, just outside Poperinge, site of a large field hospital.

De Plukker, small brewery run by Belgium’s only organic hops farmer.

Struise Brouwers, ostrich farmers turned world-class craft beer brewers.