Once aboard one of our luxury coaches, you can relax and enjoy one of our fantastic days out.
Picture-postcard Margate promises sandy seaside appeal, bucket-and-spade fun, candyfloss and fish and chips. It’s also fizzing with cultural renaissance in the beautiful Old Town with its galleries, quirky shops and trendy new cafés.
The dazzling riot of colour will use large-scale costumes and re-enactors to travel through nine centuries of the Castle’s history across two days. Local communities will come together to bring this unusual and spectacular event to life. Come and join the procession, which will wind its way from the Castle Island, around the estate to culminate in an impressive finale set against the stunning backdrop of “the loveliest castle in the world”.
A day of leisure in Bristol. If you're looking to shop, Bristol has nearly 500 stores between its two separate covered shopping centres. Alternatively, if you're just looking to relax and take in the city you can choose from over 50 cafes and restaurants.
It's the fifth oldest zoo in the world and has helped save over 175 species from extinction! You'll meet all types of residents including lions, pengiuns, flamingos and reptiles. Enjoy a range of free daily animal talks and feeding times, and the younger member of the family may enjoy the splash play area, adventure playground or ZooRopia*, which is an adventure ropes course where you can swing alongside some of the most popular animals at the Zoo - the gorillas, gibbons and lemurs! (*Not includ
Stop in the pretty town of Seaton with its mile-long beach, level promenade and neautiful gardens, before contuining onto Sidmouth which boasts an elegant esplanade lying in the shelter of high hills and majestic cliffs. there will be time to explore and but refreshments in both locations.
See over 100 crocodiles of more than 15 species at the UK's only crocodile Zoo. With incredible underwater viewing, come face to face with some of the most feared predators on the planet – Nile crocodiles, American alligators, black caiman, and more! Cafe and gift shop on site.
During a visit to Greenwich you may wish to visit the Royal Museums, consisting of 4 sites; the Royal Observatory, the Queen’s House, the National Maritime Museum and the Cutty Sark. Alternatively, you may prefer to take in your surroundings with a relaxing cruise along the River Thames.
This stylish resort has elegant Victorian villas, a palm-fringed promenade and a lively harbour. You might wish to visit the penguins at Torquay's Living Coasts coastal zoo, take a stroll along Agatha Christies Mile or just enjoy the selection of shops, restaurants and bars whilst you are here.
Windsor is a beautiful historic town next to the River Thames. There are lots of shops, tours to take and history to be explored. Why not visit Windsor Castle, Her Majesty the Queens official residence and favourite weekend home?
With over 40 rides and attractions in 10 themed lands, all of the Resorts favourites are ready for action for 2016. Brave the Vampire - a flight through the skies and across the treetops; take on Dragon’s Fury - a fantastic family ride with a spectacular spin in its tail, as well as have some family fun at the Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles show. Plus with over 1000 animals in the Zoo and SEALIFE centre, Chessington offers a world of excitement for the whole family, there’
At the heart of the Palace, the State Rooms are used for ceremonial occasions and entertaining and are furnished with many treasures from the Royal Collection. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth, the 2019 special exhibition, Queen Victoria’s Palace, will tell the story of how the young queen transformed Buckingham Palace from a private house into a working royal residence. Together with Prince Albert, she made Buckingham Palace a rallying point for the nation, a powerfu
The Cheddar gorge itself is 3 miles long and the cliffs tower over 450 feet above it, whilst below ground cathedrals of stalactites and stalagmites are beautifully lit. Whilst Wells offers visitors a range of attractions, such as the Cathedral, Wells Bishop Palace, Moat and Gardens, or browse the shops or grab a bite to eat in one of the restaurants or cafes.
Nourished by natural hot springs, Bath offers a unique experience with stunning architecture, great shopping and iconic attractions.Bath is renowned for its fabulous Georgian architecture, the spectacular Roman Baths, abbey and museums. A visit of the Roman Baths is included.
Begin the day with a train journey from Norden Park Station on the six-mile line which takes you through the beautiful Purbeck countryside past Corfe Castle and on to Swanage the eastern end of the Jurassic Coast. Spend the remainder of the day at your leisure.
A magnificent, glittering mansion, built in the late 16th century for Sir Edward Phelips. There are many Renaissance features, and the Long Gallery, the longest of its kind in England, displays more than 60 of the finest Tudor and Elizabethan portraits from the National Portrait Gallery collection. The state rooms display a fine range of period furniture and textiles, including samplers from the Goodhart collection. Montacute's formal gardens are perfect for a stroll and include a collection of
Enjoy a leisurely drive through the delightful New Forest stopping for lunch in Lyndhurst. Here you can wander along the High Street or visit the New Forest Visitor Centre. In the afternoon we make a stop at Redcliffe Garden Centre where we enjoy a delicious cream tea.
After our early morning crossing from Poole to Guernsey, we continue as foot passengers to the island's capital; the picturesque St Peter Port. We'll have approximately 4 hours to explore at leisure, where you may wish to take in the town's heritage, head to the high street lined with small boutiques and gift shops, or just relax and watch the world go by in one of the many restaurants and bars.
When Stourhead first opened in the 1740s, a magazine described it as ‘a living work of art’. The world-famous landscape garden has at its centrepiece a magnificent lake reflecting classical temples, mystical grottoes, and rare and exotic trees, and offers a day of fresh air and discovery. ©National Trust Images/John Hammond
Beautiful gardens, leisurely walks, regency history, clean beaches and friendly shops. It's all here in this lovely seaside town that nestles beneath majestic red cliffs and the green hills of the glorious Sid Valley. After lunch we will pay a visit to the donkey sanctuary, (Free Entrance).
We begin our day with a visit to Windsor Castle, an official residence of The Queen and a Royal home and fortress for over 900 years. Visitors can walk around the State Apartments, the Drawings Gallery, Queen Mary's dolls' house, and the 14th Century St. George's Chapel.
The Cotswolds is one of the most ‘quintessentially English’ and unspoiled regions of England where you cannot help but fall in love with the uniqueness of it. Visiting Moreton-in-Marsh and Bourton-on-the-Water.
Join us as we head to the Malvern Autumn Show for its celebration of food, the countryside, gardening and nostalgia. The show is a must for any keen gardener or lover of food. It hosts a wide variety of demonstrations, covering cooking and gardening. There will also be vintage tractors crafts and more.
Come along to Bletchley Park and have yourself a fabulous time at another of their forties weekends! There will be live music throughout the day and plenty of delicious offerings from the food stalls. Try your luck on our vintage lawn games and browse the collection of vintage vehicles. There will also be plenty of historical displays and reenactors on site, and a chance to pick up a vintage treat at one of the stalls – this really is an event not to be missed.
Birdworld, near Farnham, is set in 25 acres of landscaped garden, there is so much to see - from exotic birds to colourful tropical fish. The award winning Forest Lodge Garden Centre is located just next-door and Jenny Wren Farm is home to donkeys, rabbits, ducks and much more.
At this year’s Spirit of Christmas Fair there's even more to see and do, with an unrivalled collection of 800 independent boutique retailers and designer-makers, it’s an exclusive Christmas shopping experience, expertly curated specially for you, plus a brand new layout and fresh new look.
Trago Newton Abbot is located in 110 acres, amidst the lovely south Devon countryside, with views over towards Dartmoor. A stone’s throw from the A38 between Exeter and Plymouth it is perfectly located for customers to take advantage of its unique discount shopping and leisure facilities. Consisting of over 250,000 square feet of retail space, it offers over 180,000 products, across 38 departments at unbeatable everyday lowest prices!
From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, Tina Turner didn't just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race. One of the world's best-selling artists of all time, Tina Turner has won 11 Grammy Awards and her live shows have been seen by millions, with more concert tickets sold than any other solo performer in music history.
Known as the 'Jewel of the Weald', Tenterden offers the best of all worlds - fascinating history, a wealth of architecture, family fun and excellent shopping - all within everyone's idea of a typical country town. It's also home to the steam trains of the Kent & East Sussex Railway.