April 2020

We would like to gently remind everybody to be on time for your pickups for all trips. We recommend you are 10 minutes early at the bus stop. We cannot wait for anybody who is late, our coach runs to a tight schedule during the pickups. When it’s raining or cold it simply isn’t fair to leave other people waiting too. We cannot offer a refund if you miss the bus. If you have problems getting to us, please call the out of hours number as you may be able to catch us up. 07759 494146. Thank you for your understanding with this.

 

Deposits payable on  Holidays:-Sunday Savers £15:00: Long Weekend Breaks £30:00: Holidays £40:00: per person.

 

Deposits payable on  Holidays:-Sunday Savers £15:00: Long Weekend Breaks £30:00: Holidays £40:00: per person.

 

No Smoking or Vaping ( E-cigarettes) allowed on any of our coaches.

£ is the cost of the tour: E or other letter is pickup time: time is the approximate arrival back in North Wales

 

Wed 1st

April Fools Mystery £32/M 6pm


3 – 5th

Alnwick Castle & Gardens £189Single supplement £48 /E 7pm

4* Holiday Inn Gosforth Park

Complimentary Wifi: Hairdryer: Telephone: Tea/Coffee
This hotel has a lift

HOLIDAY INCLUSIONS

»»2 nights dinner bed and breakfast»»Coach excursions each day
»»Entry to Alnwick Castle & Gardens
»»Full use of hotel facilities – swimming
pool, sauna, steam room & gymnasium.


Day 1: T.oday’s main destination is the historic town of Barnard Castle. This historic town is full of quirky little independently owned stores, antique shops and cafe’s.


Day 2: After our leisurely breakfast this morning we drive to Alnwick, where we visit the Castle &Gardens. You will have enough time to visit the Castle, Garden and pretty little town centre of Alnwick. Alnwick Castle remains one of the largest inhabited Castles in Europe. The Alnwick Garden is 42 acres of gardens situated in the grounds of Alnwick Castle. There are 8 themed zones radiating out from a stunning central water

cascade making this the perfect place to relax & take a gentle stroll. The castle is a very short walk to Alnwick’s historic town centre with cobbled streets & local


Day 3: This morning we head over to the Newcastle Gateshead Quays where their quirky little Sunday market is in full swing. You may choose to head up to the City shopping, On our way out of the City we will pause at the Angel of the North for photo opportunities.

Sat 11th

Erddig National Trust Members £12 Non members £24.50/M 6pm


Sun 12th

Churnet Valley Railway & Leek £32/M 7pm


Wed 15th

Snowdon Mountain Railway £39/R 6pm


Thu 16th

West Midlands Safari Park Age16+ £27.80 Age 3-15 £25.80 Age 0-2 £10/E 8pm

18 – 22nd

Elegant Eastbourne £279 Single supplement £0 /E 7pm

Claremont Hotel, Eastbourne Promenade

Situated in a prime sea front location on Eastbourne’s splendid Grand Parade opposite the pier.

Eastbourne is an elegant resort in a beautiful location in the foot of the South Downs in Sussex. This charming destination with its South facing promenade is backed by lawns and flowerbeds, has a rich history and plenty of places to visit such as Museums, Galleries and a Victorian Pier. The town centre is an absolute treat with quaint Victorian Streets and a varied range of shops!

Tea/Coffee: Complimentary WiFi in public areas:
Hairdryer & iron
This Hotel has a Lift!


Holiday Inclusions
»» 4 nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
»» Coach excursions on 2 days
»» Nightly entertainment

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: After our pick ups this morning we head down to the South Coast to the seaside resort of Eastbourne, with comfort stops along the way. Our home for the week is the comfortable Claremont Hotel, which boasts a fantastic position on the promenade near the pier.
Day 2: Today we will enjoy a relaxing day at leisure in this beautiful seaside resort, enjoying everything it has to offer


Day 3: After our full English Breakfast we board the coach for a full day trip to the colourful seaside town of Brighton, with a stop at Beachy head.
Day 4: This morning we head to Arundel Town where you may choose to head to the castle (entry not included) where the Tulips are likely to be in bloom! This is by far one of our favourite excursions from Eastbourne and certainly not one to be missed!
Day 5: After our breakfast this morning we bid a fond farewell to Eastbourne and board the coach for our journey home. No doubt we will be back!

Sat 18th

Trentham Monkey Forest entry included £24/M 7pm

Sat 18th

Trentham Gardens & shopping village £15/M 7pm

Sun 19th

Llangollen Horse drawn boats £24/M 6pm

Today we head out over the Horseshoe Pass where we will pause for a break at the Ponderosa – time for a coffee or a few photographs. From here we head down the Horseshoe Pass and into Llangollen where you have enough free time for lunch and a stroll around the town. Before heading to the Llangollen Wharf for our 45 minute horse drawn boat trip.

Where you are able to gaze out at one of the most beautiful canals in Britain, whilst admiring the strength of the horses as they easily pull the boat through the water.

Tue 21st

Fron Goch Garden Centre & Portmeirion £24/R 6pm

Tue 21st

Fron Goch Garden Centre & Porthmadog £13/R 6pm

23 – 27th

Keukenhoff & the Dutch Bulbfields £399 Single supplement £80 /M 7pm

Best Western Plus Haarhuis/Arnhem 

Situated in in the City Centre of Arnhem , this hotel is in a great position to wander into the local

Complimentary WiFi ✓✓ Hairdryer & iron✓✓Air Conditioning
✓✓ This Hotel has a Lift!

Holiday Inclusions
»»Coach travel throughout
»»P&O Ferries overnight Hull-Rotterdam & return.

Optional extras (chargeable)

Outside cabin (two persons sharing/port hole) £27 total cost both journeys. (cost is per room)
Larger cabin (2 persons sharing a 4 berth inside cabin): £22 total cost both journeys. (cost per room)
Dinner & breakfast on P&O Ferry: £33.50 per person per night

A PASSPORT IS REQUIRED FOR THIS TOUR
»» Inside 2 berth cabin »» Porterage at hotel
»» DB&B at the Best Western Plus Haarhuis/Arnhem
2 nights (continental breakfast)
»» Entry to Keukenhof Gardens
»» Rail and sail trip including coffee & apple pie.
»» Entry to Netherlands open air museum & guided
tour


Tour Itinerary
Day 1: This morning we enjoy a full day trip visiting the vibrant City of York. We depart late afternoon and head to Hull where we catch the overnight Ferry to Rotterdam. Each passenger is allocated a night cabin and upgrades are available. Your evening meal is not included tonight. (there is a restaurant on the ferry)

Day 2: This morning we arrive in Rotterdam (breakfast not included) and embark on a magical journey to the Keukenhof Gardens for “the Greatest Flower Show on Earth”, with over 50 years of displaying its floral art it has a different theme every year and a fresh look each day with over 6 million bulbs in bloom! This afternoon we make our way to the Best Western Plus Hotel where your evening meal is included.

Day 3: Cruise & steam train! Today we board the Friesland, a museum ship, for a cruise from Enkhuizen to Medemblik. Watch the world go by with coffee and apple pie served on board. When the ship arrives you’ll have some time in the beautiful historical centre of Medemblik for lunch before boarding the steam train to Hoorn. Experience the wooden carridges creak, wheels sing and steam hiss as you travel through the Dutch countryside – at this time of year the bulb fields will be in full  bloom giving us the most magnificent photo opportunities!

Day 4: After our breakfast this morning (included) we head over to Arnhem Open Air Museum which is Netherland’s first and best open air folk museum. You will enjoy a huge park of windmills, old farmhouses and traditional crafts in action. This afternoon we witness a truly iconic scene – a series of 19 authentic windmills lining the canal banks, set against a starkly beautiful backdrop of pancake-flat marshland. Windmills are symbolic of Dutch history and the never-ending battle with the sea, and visiting these beautifully preserved structures is like stepping back in time. This evening we head to the ferry (evening meal not included) for our journey back to Hull.

Day 5: We arrive back in Hull this morning (breakfast not included) and our holiday isn’t finished yet! Today we visit the charming town of Beverley. There is so much to do in this popular little town, browse the local independent stores, visit the gothic Beverley Minster and perhaps stroll the impressive Georgian streets which

Thu 23rd

Ormskirk Market & Southport £10/M 6pm

Fri 24th

Bury’s Famous Market £14/M 7pm

Sat 25th

Wonderwool Wales (travel only) £19/E 9pm

Sat 25th

Harrogate day trip (4 hours free time) £18/E 8pm

Sat 25th

Harrogate Spring Flower Show (travel only) £18/E 8pm

Sun 26 – 27th

East Riddlesden Hall & Harrogate £89S Single supplement £10 /E 7pm

Best Western Guide Post Hotel, Bradford

Complimentary Wifi ✓✓ Hairdryer, Telephone
Tea/Coffee
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This hotel does not have a lift. Ground floor rooms available.

HOLIDAY INCLUSIONS

»1 night dinner bed and breakfast
»»Coach excursions each day
»»Entry to East Riddlesden Hall

National Trust members: An £8 discount will be applied at the time of booking

Day 1: This morning we leisurely make our way over to the West Yorkshire Manor House of East Riddlesden Hall.

This fascinating 17th Century Manor House boasts a medieval Tithe Barn, beautiful walled garden, a tea room, a shop, two restored furnished floors to explore, carved stonework and several ghosts! East Riddlesden Hall has been the inspiration for such films as Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights, and featured in the TV series Sharpe, Most Haunted and the BBC’s ‘Gunpowder’.

Afterwards we will head to our hotel for dinner.

Day 2: After a full English breakfast we head to the beautiful spa town of Harrogate where we spend the full day. With its handsome historic buildings and verdant gardens, Harrogate is one of Yokrshire’s most elegant destinations. Why not treat yourself to an afternoon tea at Betty’s Tearooms whilst you are here?

Sun 26th

Whitby Flyer for the Goth Festival £30/tbc 10pm

This morning we head out around 1.5 hours ahead of the early pick up schedule and stop for comfort on our way to Whitby. We arrive around lunchtime and enjoy a full 4 HOURS in Whitby!

This is a truly fantastic day out not to be missed. Enjoy everything Whitby has to offer – the harbour, the quirky little independent shops, the Abbey – and all whilst surrounded by folk out to enjoy a good day. You will see lots of fabulous outfits for sure – you’re welcome to dress up yourself if you wish!

Tue 28th

 FREE Brochure launch event from 9am until 4pm at the      Trinity Centre Llandudno 

                     Wed 29th                  

Barton Grange Garden Ctr & Lytham St Annes £15/M 7pm