Coach Holidays featuring visits to historic houses, castles and/or palaces
Scarborough enjoys an unrivalled position as one of Britain’s premier coastal resorts yet also lies tantalisingly close to North Yorkshire’s rugged National Park. Ideally located around two sandy bays, Scarborough has in recent years been elegantly restored to its Victorian splendour and is the perfect resort for young and old alike.
Step back in time as we visit the remarkable Historic Dockyard Chatham, the location for the popular TV series ‘Call The Midwife’, and enjoy afternoon tea and a guided tour. This short break stays at the nearby 4-star Bridgewood Manor Hotel and includes a guided tour of Rochester.
The magnificent spectacle of the military massed bands in full dress uniform playing and marching in the perfect setting of Edinburgh Castle is truly memorable. Edinburgh itself is one of the world’s finest cities, and as the breathtakingly beautiful capital of Scotland, is an exciting place to visit at any time of the year.
Llandudno is one of Britain’s finest Victorian seaside resorts, bringing together a lively mix of fun and entertainment. With its long sweeping promenade, broad tree lined shopping streets, sandy beach and wealth of family attractions, Llandudno is a perfect holiday destination.
Join us on this summer short break as we include a tour and Sunday Lunch in Evesham before making our way to the delightful Abbey Hotel in Malvern. We also include a visit to Croome, a splendid mid-18th century Neo-Palladian mansion surrounded by extensive landscaped parkland, now in the care of the National Trust, where you can expect the unexpected.
Enjoy the beautiful Lancashire countryside, its waterways, railway lines and historic houses with plenty of time for relaxation and enjoyment. Our tour also features a few added extras that you just can’t say no to including a 2-course lunch and a Cream Tea.
Join us on our new National Trust Weekend as we visit three magnificent National Trust sites showcasing some of the best historical houses and gardens that England has to offer. This tour will take you from prehistoric times to the 20th century and you even get the chance to lie on the beds and sit on the furniture. We stay at a luxurious and stylish 4-star Doubletree by Hilton Hotel.
Cardiff is, without doubt, one of the UK’s friendliest and loveliest cities. On the banks of the River Taff, it is home to a host of iconic landmarks such as Cardiff Castle, Wales Millennium Centre, Principality Stadium not to mention the spectacular Cardiff Bay.
Nestling in the heart of Mid-Wales, the 4-star Metropole Hotel is renowned for its fabulous food and service and is an excellent base for this Autumn break. Llandrindod Wells grew in popularity during Victorian times when the benefits of its health-giving waters became widely appreciated.
This delightful new Christmas market weekend features a visit to both Southampton and Winchester Christmas Markets offering a wide range of yuletide goods and produce, as well as admission and tour of the impressive and spectacular Waddesdon Manor. Waddesdon Manor was built for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in the 1870s to display his collections and entertain the fashionable world, which during our visit, will be decorated for Christmas.
We are delighted to introduce this new Christmas Market tour incorporating Scotland’s most popular markets as well as visiting Holyrood Palace and The Royal Yacht Britannia festively decorated for Christmas. Edinburgh, one of Europe’s most romantic cities, sees thousands of locals and visitors enjoy its Christmas Market every year.