A Yorkshire Gem & The Dales on Rails

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A Yorkshire Gem & The Dales on Rails


5-days Coach Holidays
Departing: May  - September 2018
From£334*

* Price shown: 09 September 2018

A Yorkshire Gem & The Dales on Rails

A Yorkshire Gem & The Dales on Rails

Experience a great combination of Yorkshire treats on this fabulous break. A visit to one of Britain’s finest historic houses, Castle Howard; take in the stunning Herriot and Turner country views on your 17 mile Wensleydale train ride; learn how the art of Wensleydale cheese-making has evolved. All combine to make a gem of a Yorkshire break!

What The Price Includes
  • Porterage
  • Visit & entry to Castle Howard
  • Wensleydale Railway journey
  • Visit & entry to the Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre
  • Four nights' dinner, bed and English breakfast accommodation at the Holiday Inn, Leeds Garforth (or similar)
  • Coach travel throughout
  • The services of a friendly Tour Manager
  • Single rooms are available for a  supplement

Itinerary

Day One :

After joining your holiday coach, relax as you travel to Yorkshire to arrive in the afternoon. 4 nights with breakfast & dinner.


Day Two - Four :

Days 2 - 4 At leisure with 2 included excursions.


INCLUDED EXCURSIONS

Castle Howard

A magnificent 18th century residence set within 1,000 acres of breathtaking landscape in the Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the heart of North Yorkshire. Visit and enjoy world-renowned collections, stunning architecture and inspiring family stories. Relax amid idyllic gardens and enjoy woodland and lakeside walks.


Wensleydale Railway & Cheese Museum

Step back in time as you travel to Leeming Bar, where you board the Wensleydale Railway for a 16 mile one-way journey to Redmire. Pass through the beautiful scenery and some of the best views in the Dales, en-route to Hawes where you have an included visit to the Wensleydale Creamery. Learn how Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese has been made throughout the centuries and discover its captivating and often emotional storyand find out how the art of Wensleydale cheese-making has evolved. Check out re-creation of an old farmhouse kitchen and dairy!

OPTIONAL EXCURSION

York

Nowhere in northern England says 'medieval' quite like York, a city of extraordinary cultural and historical wealth that has lost little of its pre-industrial lustre. A magnificent circuit of 13th-century walls enclose a medieval spider's web of narrow streets. At its heart lies the immense, awe-inspiring York Minster, one of the most beautiful Gothic cathedrals in the world. You may like to join an optional city tour to get the most from your visit.

Day Five  :

Head home via interchange to arrive mid-evening

Hotel information

Holiday Inn, Leeds Garforth
Holiday Inn, Leeds Garforth
Holiday Inn, Leeds Garforth

Located on the outskirts of the city, the hotel is in an excellent position from which to explore the region, with particularly good access to the City of York. 

There is bar and stylish restaurant as well as excellent leisure facilities including an indoor pool and fitness club. The 144 comfortable guestrooms offer all mod cons including TV, hairdryer and tea / coffee making facilities.


Further Information


Coach seating arrangements

Your seats on the main coach will be allocated for you in advance, taking into consideration any special requests wherever possible. Your Tour Manager or driver will advise you where to sit as you board the coach. This will be your seat for the duration of the tour. (Seats are not allocated on any connecting services to and from the main coach.)

Joining your holiday

Your final travel documents, including the exact time and place of departure, will be sent to you approximately 7 days prior to departure, providing all payments have been made. We are unable to give exact departure times before this.

Meal arrangements

Where meals are not included, your Tour Manager will ensure there are suitable stops made for you to purchase and enjoy lunch and/or dinner each day.

Triple rooms

The majority of these consist of a double bed and an extra bed that is often only suitable for children. If this is a concern, you may wish to consider booking more than one room for your group.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair, please let us know at the time of booking so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Foreign Office travel advice

Visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas.


Departure Details

South Essex
  • Basildon
  • Billericay
  • Chalkwell
  • Grays
  • Hadleigh
  • Leigh on Sea
  • Pitsea
  • Rayleigh
  • Shoeburyness
  • Southend On Sea
  • South Benfleet
  • Southchurch
  • Thorpe Bay
  • Thurrock
  • Westcliff
  • Wickford
Hertfordshire
  • Berkhamsted
  • Birchanger
  • Cheshunt
  • Hatfield
  • Hemel Hempstead
  • Kings Langley
  • Northchurch
  • Potters Bar
  • Tring
  • St. Albans
  • South Mimms
  • Waltham Cross
  • Watford
Surrey and Sussex
  • Beddington
  • Bexhill on Sea
  • Brighton
  • Carshalton
  • Cheam
  • Crawley
  • Crowborough
  • Croydon
  • Eastbourne
  • Ewell
  • Hailsham
  • Hastings
  • Hove
  • Kingston Upon Thames
  • Pease Pottage
  • Polegate
  • Reigate
  • Shoreham by Sea
  • Sutton
  • Tolworth
  • Uckfield
  • Worthing
Norfolk ,Suffolk and Cambridgeshire
  • Attleborough
  • Blythburgh
  • Cambridge
  • Duxford
  • Fourwentways
  • Gorleston
  • Gt. Yarmouth
  • Ipswich
  • Kessingland
  • Lowestoft
  • Martlesham
  • Mildenhall
  • Newmarket
  • Norwich
  • Pakefield
  • Thetford
  • Wrentham
  • Wymondham
  • Yoxford
North and East London
  • Barking
  • Buckhurst Hill
  • Dagenham
  • Enfield Town
  • Gants Hill
  • Hornchurch
  • Ilford
  • Loughton
  • Ponders End
  • Redbridge
  • Romford
  • Upminster
  • Walthamstow
  • Woodford Green
North and Mid Essex
  • Brentwood
  • Chelmsford
  • Clacton On Sea
  • Colchester
  • Frinton On Sea
  • Harlow
  • Holland On Sea
  • Kirby Cross
  • Kelvedon
  • Marks Tey
  • Witham
Kent and South London
  • Ashford
  • Beckenham
  • Bexleyheath
  • Bromley
  • Canterbury
  • Chatham
  • Crayford
  • Dartford
  • Dover
  • Eltham
  • Medway Services
  • Faversham
  • Folkestone
  • Gillingham
  • Gravesend
  • New Eltham
  • Maidstone
  • Rainham
  • Rochester
  • Sevenoaks
  • Sidcup
  • Strood
  • Sittingbourne
  • Tonbridge
  • Tunbridge Wells
Oxfordshire
  • Bicester
  • Oxford
  • Thame
  • Wheatley
Buckinghamshire
  • Amersham
  • Aston Clinton
  • Aylesbury
  • Bletchley
  • Chesham
  • Haddenham
  • Hazlemere
  • High Wycombe
  • Milton Keynes
  • Princes Risborough
  • Wendover
Bedfordshire
  • Dunstable
  • Leighton Buzzard
  • Luton
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15 July 2018
12 August 2018
09 September 2018
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£334

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