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2020 Laver Breaks NOW ONLINE!

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Spread all across the UK and Europe, Laver's door-to-door service with insuarnce included is a great choice for everyone.

For people living in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and parts of South Yorkshire, choose Laver for the most comprehensive coaching holidays in the area.

NEW Potters Resort 2021 Get-Together

Potters Resort is a superb, five-star all-inclusive resort situated near Great Yarmouth on the Norfolk coast. Set within 65 acres and with access to its own private beach, Potters is renowned for its extensive leisure facilities, superb entertainment, excellent food and warm welcome.

4 Days

NEW Warner Littlecote House Hotel

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to escape the hustle and bustle of the busy period than with a relaxing break to Warner Littlecote House Hotel. Built in the mid-1500s, this beautiful Grade I listed Tudor manor has a truly unique story while the stunning location has played host to Romans and even a Civil War army! All of this history comes with outstanding service, live nightly entertainment and a host of activities from bowls to air rifle shooting.

5 Days

Postal Museum & Oxford 2020

Showcasing remarkable history and never‐before told stories from the past five centuries of communications, the Postal Museum is now one of London’s top attractions. On our short break we also include a journey on the Mail Rail – the world’s first driverless electric railway – London’s secret Post Office Underground system, open to the public for the first time in its 100-year history!

2 DAYS

The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo 2020

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH – Set against the iconic Edinburgh Castle, experience an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance as over 900 cast members join for a unique, atmospheric show unlike any other – The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo. 

5 Days

4 Star Irish Experience

If you want to experience a new destination in good company this is the idea break for you!

We will stay in a 4* hotel where you can even indulge in a little ‘me’ time, with money off selected spa treatments! Also included are excursions to Dublin, Athlone and Galway, and admission into Belvedere Castle and Castletown House.

6 Days

A Royal Easter in Oban

Get ready for an enchanting adventure, as we take you on a picturesque journey through the Scottish Highlands for a Royal Easter in Oban. We will be staying in the town of Oban, which is surrounded by miles of dramatic shores and beautiful countryside. From Oban we explore the alluring Inner Hebridean Islands and Seil Island.

 

5 Days

Auld Lang Syne in the Lakes 2020

Ring out the old and welcome in the New Year in the magical setting of the Lake District. Treat yourself to a relaxing break surrounded by majestic rolling countryside and glistening lakes that have been stirring the imaginations of visitors for centuries.

4 Days

Blooming Beauty of Eastern England’s Sunshine Coast

If you share our love of gardens and landscapes, then our break to Essex could be the perfect getaway for you. Steeped in history, infused with unique architecture and one of the driest counties in England, Essex is home to a choice of wonderful gardens to visit.

 

ENHANCED ITINERARY

Featuring RHS Garden Hyde Hall & Audley House - 5 days

Bournemouth And A Taste of the Isle of Wight

We invite you to enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery on our coastal adventure to Bournemouth and the Isle of Wight. Staying in the sunny resort of Bournemouth, we have included a day excursion across to the Isle of Wight with admission to Queen Victoria’s Osbourne House and visits to Poole, Wareham and Lyndhurst

7 Days

Bournemouth, Poole & the Glorious New Forest 2020

Enjoy some of the most beautiful coastal scenery on our Dorset adventure, explore the sandy beaches of Bournemouth and Weymouth, and enjoy a delicious cream tea at the peaceful Blue Pool Tea House, a unique attraction on the Isle of Purbeck.

5 Days

Castles & Cruising in the Scottish Highlands

Scotland showcases a collection of awe-inspiring scenery to rival any in the world, so a tour of the Highland’s is probably one of the most incredible journeys you could make. The best way to discover this dramatic landscape is by coach on our breathtaking break filled with culture, history, architecture, stunning scenery and if you’re lucky a glimpse of Nessie!

7 Days

Castles of Scottish Lowlands: Edinburgh, Stirling & Guided Thirlestane

From wonderfully preserved medieval strongholds to romantic clifftop ruins, Scotland is bursting with spellbinding castles. Steeped in legend and architectural grandeur, uncover the unique stories behind these marvellous monuments on this enchanting break.

6 DAYS

Castles of Scottish Lowlands: Edinburgh, Stirling & Guided Thirlestane 2020

From wonderfully preserved medieval strongholds to romantic clifftop ruins, Scotland is bursting with spellbinding castles. Steeped in legend and architectural grandeur, uncover the unique stories behind these marvellous monuments on this enchanting break.

6 DAYS

Cavern Club, Liverpool & Port Sunlight 2020

Liverpool is a city of great tradition, stunning architecture and unbeatable musical culture – home to the iconic Cavern Club, where the Beatles played nearly 300 times, helping it to become one of the world’s most famous music venues. Join us on this short break and enjoy Liverpools famous sights and top attractions at your own pace. We will also be visiting the Port Sunlight Museum.

2 Days

Christmas in Llandudno 2020

Why not join us in Llandudno this year for a Christmas special with all the trimmings? Staying at the Baytree hotel, our package includes visits to Anglesey, Caernarfon and Chester, a visit from ‘You know Who’ and lots of festive treats!

5 Days

Constable Country Landscapes featuring Ickworth House

There are few places in Britain more picturesque than Constable Country in Suffolk. Set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this enchanting part of England was the birthplace of renowned artist John Constable. This year we invite you to join us as we explore this stunning rural landscape.

5 days

Cornish Coast to Coast: Falmouth, The Eden Project & St Ives

Discover the beautiful South West Coast on our wonderful trip to Falmouth and the spectacular Eden Project. Sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning views on board as we visit Penzance, St Ives, Truro, St Austell and Land’s End.

6 Days

Cotswolds & the Wye Valley Featuring Gloucester Canal Cruise 2020

Garden lovers will be sure to find something to delight them on our break to the pretty Cotswolds and the Wye Valley. Home to some of the country’s finest gardens. We visit Sudeley Castle and Gardens, Tredegar House and Hidcote Manor Gardens.

5 Days

Cream of Cornwall: Lost Gardens of Heligan, Magnolias & Falmouth

Cornwall is a land of rugged coastlines, shipwrecks, smugglers and folklore. We will stay in Newquay, Britain’s surfing capital and visit nautical Falmouth, ancient Truro, St Austell and the Lost Gardens of Heligan.

5 Days

Daffodils at Chippenham Gardens & St. Albans

Stunning daffodil displays in spring have made Chippenham Gardens a must-see for horticultural and garden lovers everywhere. This year we invite you to explore these delightful and idyllic country gardens, that are only open at certain times throughout the year!  

2 Days

Dorset Coast Delights: Weymouth, Sidmouth & Sherborne Castle 2020

The Dorset Coast is home to some of the finest beaches anywhere in the UK, meaning you don’t have to travel too far to feel the soft sand and clear blue sea gentle lap over your feet. The diversity of the region means that there are plenty of destinations to explore, each with their own unique charm and character from miles of sweeping golden sands to secluded private coves.

ENHANCED ITINERARY

CLUB CLASS COACH TRAVEL

 

5 DAYS

Durham, Alnwick Castle & Open-Air Beamish Museum 2020

LARGE ALLOCATION OF SINGLE ROOMS AVAILABLE ON THIS TOUR

Discover the North East like never before on our Super Singles holiday! Included are excursions to beautiful castles, gardens and the award-winning Beamish Museum. You can go at your own pace, or stick together as a group.

5 Days

Early Festivities in Elegant Sidmouth

Be “caught in timeless charm” on our festive getaway to elegant Sidmouth with all the trimmings. With included visits to Bath, Otter Nurseries Garden Centre, Sidmouth’s Donkey Sanctuary and not forgetting a traditional festive fayre at the hotel, you’ll be forgiven for believing that Christmas has come early!

5 Days

Easter in Northumberland

Spring is in the air, and Northumberland is the perfect place to get away for a little rest and relaxation. This Easter get away from it all and visit Northumberland, a region that boasts charming countryside and miles of heritage coastlines. Included are visits to Harrogate, Alnwick, Berwick-upon-Tweed, The Holy Island of Lindisfarne & Durham

4 Days

Elegant Sidmouth Featuring South Devon & Dorset Delights 2020

Join us for a charming getaway to Sidmouth one of the most elegant resorts in south Devon. With unspoilt coast and countryside all around, we enjoy interesting visits the Isle of Portland – home to the iconic red and white stripped Portland Bill Lighthouse, West Bay, Bridport, Exeter, Tiverton and Weymouth.

6 Days

Enchanting Devon: Ilfracombe, Woolacombe & A Wildlife Cruise 2020

Considered by many as the perfect holiday destination, enchanting Devon has lots to offer visitors all year round. Explore national parks, enjoy sandy beaches and picturesque coastal scenery and sightsee some fascinating animals in their natural habitat on a spectacular wildlife cruise.

WILDLIFE CRUISE INCLUDED

IMPROVED ITINERARY

 

 

8 Days

Enchanting Devon: Ilfracombe, Woolacombe & A Wildlife Cruise 2020

Considered by many as the perfect holiday destination, enchanting Devon has lots to offer visitors all year round. Explore national parks, enjoy sandy beaches and picturesque coastal scenery and sightsee some fascinating animals in their natural habitat on a spectacular wildlife cruise.

WILDLIFE CRUISE INCLUDED

IMPROVED ITINERARY

5 Days

Fountain Abbey Light Festival & Castle Howard 2019

If you’re looking for somewhere special to visit this Christmas, then look no further! Wrap up warm and discover the beauty of the National Trust Fountain Abbey as it erupts into wonderful colours and lights at this unique festival. We also visit Castle Howard, one of Britain’s finest Stately homes on our enchanting short break.

2 Days

Fountain Abbey Light Festival & Castle Howard 2020

If you’re looking for somewhere special to visit this Christmas, then look no further! Wrap up warm and discover the beauty of the National Trust Fountain Abbey as it erupts into wonderful colours and lights at this unique festival. We also visit Castle Howard, one of Britain’s finest Stately homes on our enchanting short break.

2 Days

Grand Cornish Connections

World famous for its spectacular natural beauty, award-winning beaches and sub-tropical gardens – Cornwall is the perfect year-round getaway. Highlights include visits to Land’s End, the unique Minack Theatre, the stunning St Michael’s Mount and the Lost Gardens of Heligan for a delightful Cornish Cream Tea! As well as free time in St Ives, Falmouth, Mevagissey, Looe and Penzance.

9 DAYS

Grand Tour of Ireland 2020

Take in Ireland’s famous scenery, pretty‐postcard villages and wealth of history on our impressive holiday to the Emerald Isle. Covering both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, we include visits to the world‐famous Giants Causeway, the Ring of Kerry, Belfast, Killarney, Sligo, Galway, Adare and Cong and much more on this fascinating journey.

11 Days

Hebridean Island Adventure: Isles of Lewis, Skye & Harris

Discover a truly unique way of life on our Hebridean Island Adventure as we discover the rich history behind the beautiful inter‐connected islands. See the 5,000 years old Callanish stones with your own eyes and marvel at the Iron Age structure of Carloway Broch (which is said to be over 2000 years old). There’s also the opportunity for you to sit back and relax whilst admiring the spectacular view from the comfort of your own seat during the guided tour through Lewis and Harris. Other excursions include the Isle of Skye, isles of Uists, Inverness & Spey Valley.

7 Days

Hereford & The Brecon Mountain Railway

On this short break we infuse the characterful market town of Hereford with a journey on the Brecon Mountain Railway. This heritage railway runs through the Brecon Beacons and is a great way to witness the dramatic South Wales landscape up close

2 Days

Isle of Man & the Lake District 2020

Our two centre holiday is perfect if you enjoy rugged natural beauty, captivating scenery & unspoiled landscapes. The Lake District National Park includes England’s highest mountain – Scafell Pike and the famous Lake Windermere. Across the Irish Sea lies the Isle of Man, an unspoiled sleepy gem with quaint harbours and rolling hills.

7 Days

Isle of Man Steam Railway, Cregneash Folk Museum & Curraghs Wildlife Park

Located on the Irish Sea between England and Ireland, the Isle of Man is filled with natural beauty, which ranges from rugged coastal cliffs through to flat plains and sandy beaches. We stay in the island’s capital of Douglas where you will have free time to wander along the promenade and take in the stunning scenery.

5 DAYS

Isle of Wight Delights: Mottistone Manor Garden & Needles 2020

We are delighted to return to the Trouville Hotel in Sandown, home to miles of sandy beaches. Our holiday includes excursions to the famous Needles, one of the most photographed areas on the Isle of Wight, and the Mottistone Manor Garden.

6 Days

Isle of Wight Delights: Mottistone Manor Garden & Needles 2020

We are delighted to return to the Trouville Hotel in Sandown, home to miles of sandy beaches.

Our holiday includes excursions to the famous Needles, one of the most photographed areas on the Isle of Wight, and the Mottistone Manor Garden.

5 Days

Kew Gardens Orchid Festival & Windsor

Enjoy a taste of paradise this winter as we visit Kew Gardens Orchid Festival. On this short break you can immerse yourself in a celebration of Thailand’s vibrant colours, culture, and magnificent plant life, which will be taking place in the Princess of Wales Conservatory at Kew Gardens!

2 DAYS

Lakeland Winter Warmer All-Inclusive House Party

Enjoy an all-Inclusive stay in The Lake District! During our getaway you can experience the splendour and tranquillity of England’s largest National Park with visits to Ulverston, Bowness-on-Windermere, Kirkby Lonsdale and Settle.

With club class coach travel

Laver’s Annual Get-together in Norfolk including Broad’s Cruise

Join Laver Holidays in 2020 for our signature get-together! This annual reunion break allows friends, old and new, to come together in a comfortable setting to reminisce as well as celebrate the year ahead! This year we’ll be visiting Norfolk, on the mid-east coast of England it’s home to unspoilt coastline, beautiful countryside, the unique Broads National Park, forests and heathland.

4 Days

Llandudno, Snowdon Mountain Railway & Pontcysylite Aqueduct

JOURNEY ON THE SNOWDON MOUNTAIN RAILWAY

Discover dramatic landscapes and epic shores and prepare to fall in love with Wales! Experience a unique journey on the Snowdon Mountain Railway as it travels to the summit of mount Snowdon, sail across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and visit the idyllic towns of Llandudno, Conwy, Betws‐y‐Coed and Llanberis.

5 DAYS

Llangollen Cruise & Steam Dreams

Prepare your senses for some spectacular views by rail and by boat as we journey through some of the finest natural beauty North Wales has to offer.

2 Days

Lytham St-Annes, The Lakes & Blackpool Illuminations

The world-famous Blackpool illuminations need little introduction. Known as the greatest free light show on earth it features new and different light displays each year, as well as an extraordinary 3D projection show on front of Blackpool Tower. On our break you can enjoy a drive through the lights on board our comfort coach, as well as a cruise on Lake Windermere and a visit to Morecambe. 

4 Days

Margate & The East Kent Coast 2020

Margate is one of the nation’s most popular seaside resorts, that fizzes with traditional holiday-town charms, a cool café culture and tempting retro shops! On our seaside escape we visit Whitstable & Broadstairs

5 Days

Mistletoe & Wine at the Rosemundy House Hotel

Christmas time is here, and we invite you to join us for some early festivities at our delightful Cornish hideaway. The gorgeous Georgian hotel is a long-standing customer favourite and our time here comes with a fabulous festive package including; a sherry reception, mince pies & mulled wine and a delightful cream tea. On this joyful break we also enjoy a journey on the Lappa Valley Railway and visits to Looe, Falmouth, Truro & Mevagissey.

5 Days

Mountbatten Festival of Music at The Royal Albert Hall 2020

In March the massed bands of the Royal Marines showcase their outstanding versatility and musicianship at the Mountbatten Festival of Music. Given the ‘West End’ treatment with spectacular lighting and special effects, the marines play traditional marches and overtures that have proved so popular over the years.

3 Days

NEW Brighton & the Enchanting Gardens of East Sussex 2020

England is the most ‘garden-loving’ country in the world, with more open to the public than anywhere else! On our flora themed holiday, you can stroll through pleasure grounds as we visit some of the finest gardens in East Sussex.

6 Days

NEW Chiltern Hills & Bluebells at Kew Gardens

“It took my breath away when I saw a brilliant blue carpet of bluebells” – Witness the beauty of spring on our enchanting escape to the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew, home to one of the finest bluebell woods in the country and photo opportunities at every turn.  

2 Days

NEW Christmas in the Peak District

Have a ‘Wonderful Christmas time’ with cherished friends and loved-ones in the Peak District as we travel to 17th Century Buxton. The spa town is the highest in the stunning peak district, Britain’s oldest National Park. Showcasing stunning ornamental gardens and a famous collection of Georgian and Victorian architecture, Buxton really is a winter wonderland.

5 Days

NEW Colourful Cotswolds Houses & Gardens Featuring Blenheim Flower Show

Garden lovers, flower fanatics and cream tea connoisseurs will be delighted by our new ‘bloomin’ brilliant break to the colourful Cotswolds, home to some of the country’s finest houses and gardens. We visit the National Trust owned Buscot Park and Blenheim Palace for their annual flower show. We also enjoy cream tea in Bourton-on-the-Water and visit Oxford and Stow-on-the-Wold.

Includes a visit to the Blenheim Palace Flower Show - 5 days

NEW Cotswolds & Wye Valley Seasonal Splendour

This seasonal short break is the perfect way to escape the crowds and make the most of the changing seasons. Wrap up warm and explore the captivating Cotswolds and the Wye Valley with visits to Bourton-on-the-Water, Worcester, Broadway, Ross-on-Wye, Symonds Yat, Monmouth and Chepstow.

3 Days

NEW Eastbourne Mistletoe & Wine 2019

On our “Mistletoe & Wine” themed break staying in popular Eastbourne, we have also included visits to Brighton, Rye and Hastings. Plus, with festive entertainment at the hotel, this is the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit!

NEW Elegant Sidmouth Featuring Torquay & The Seaton Tramway

Be “caught in timeless charm” on this festive getaway to Elegant Sidmouth with all the trimmings. With included visits to Bath, Otter Nurseries Garden Centre, Sidmouth’s Donkey Sanctuary and a tram ride on the magical Polar Express to Santa’s home, the North Pole – you’ll be forgiven for believing that Christmas has come early!

5 Days

NEW Fabulous Forties Festival in Colwyn Bay

You can step back in time on our fabulous visit to Colwyn Bay and the annual 1940’s Festival. Held over two days, experience the sights, sounds and tastes of Britain during World War II, hear live 40’s style music which includes swing bands and tribute singers, and witness cookery demonstrations, military vehicle displays and even a battle re-enactment on Colwyn Bay Beach.

5 Days

NEW Grand Tour of Scenic Scotland

MULTI-CENTRE TOUR OF SCOTLAND 

Discover dramatic landscapes, grand castles and historic cities from the comfort of the coach on our Grand Tour of Scenic Scotland. On our tailored break we’ve included a journey along Scotland’s famous ‘North Coast 500’, a cruise along the glistening shores of Loch Lomond and visits to Holyroodhouse, Dunrobin Castle and the Loch Ness Visitor Centre. With memories made to last a lifetime, we ensure that there are no strangers on one of our holidays, just friends you haven’t met yet.

10 Days

NEW Heart of England: Shakespeare’s Stratford & the Cotswolds

Step back in time and discover the Heart of England on our charming getaway to Stratford-upon-Avon and the Cotswolds. Visit Shakespeare’s family homes with included admission into Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Mary Arden’s Farm, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, Shakespeare’s New Place and Hall’s Croft. Enjoy excursions to the attractive villages of Broadway, Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water, followed by a delightful cream tea.

5 Days

NEW Lincoln Christmas Cracker

Treat yourself to a ‘Wonderful Christmas Time’ with friends old and new, on our getaway to the beautiful city of Lincoln. You can be assured that everything is taken care of with a fabulous Christmas package at our waterfront hotel and included visits to Newark-on-Trent and the captivating Lincolnshire Wolds. So, all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the company! 

5 Days

NEW Lincolnshire Gems & The Battle of Britain

Discover Lincolnshire’s gems and aviation heritage with a guided tour of the RAF’s Battle of Britain Visitor Centre. The Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial exists to commemorate the history of the RAF’s Air Combat Power. The aircraft are regularly seen at events commemorating World War II, upon British State occasions, most notably Trooping the Colour which celebrates Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday, and air displays throughout the UK and Europe.

5 Days

NEW Maritime Portsmouth & Historic Houses of Hampshire

CLUB CLASS COACH TRAVEL

Discover Britain’s maritime history on our fascinating break to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard – Home of the Royal Navy and Beaulieu Palace House and Estate.

5 days

NEW Northumbrian Noel Christmas 2020

 

Enjoy our festive getaway to Northumbria which includes a delicious Christmas dinner with all the trimmings and a visit to Durham’s local pantomime. You will also get the chance to explore York, Durham and Whitley Bay, making this a Christmas to remember!

5 Days

NEW Paignton & the Treats of Torbay

Famous for its swaying palm trees, flat sandy beach, lovely town centre and iconic pier, Paignton brings a touch of the Mediterranean to the Devon coastline! On our getaway we also take you to the idyllic destinations of Salcombe, Brixham, Dawlish and Teignmouth

5 Days

NEW Potters Resort

Potters Resort is a superb, five-star all-inclusive resort situated near Great Yarmouth on the Norfolk coast. Set within 65 acres and with access to its own private beach, Potters is renowned for its extensive leisure facilities, superb entertainment, excellent food and warm welcome.

6 Days

NEW Rails & Royals in Scotland Featuring the Jacobite Steam Railway

‘All Aboard’ - from majestic railway journeys to spectacular mountains and sparkling lochs, Scotland has always been treasured by the Royal Family, ever since Queen Victoria and Prince Albert fell in love with the Highlands in 1842. On this break, you can fall in love with Scotland for yourself as we journey on the Jacobite Steam Railway the ’Greatest Railway Journey in the World’ travelling past Britain’s highest mountain and along the deepest freshwater loch. You can also discover Balmoral Castle, Cairngorms National Park and the quaint towns of Mallaig, Aviemore and Braemar.

5 Days

NEW Regal Homes & Royal Palaces

Explore Royal British history on our stunning break to three of the most majestic royal residences in Britain: Frogmore House, Clarence House and Hampton Court Palace. Only open to the public for one month each year, Frogmore House was originally purchased for Queen Charlotte in 1792.

5 DAYS

NEW RHS Wisley Seasonal Glow & Hampton Court Palace

‘Step into Christmas’ on our magical journey to RHS Wisley for the annual Glow event. As dusk falls follow the giant illuminated flowers along an enchanting light trail as you discover the magnificent gardens, iconic trees, floating lights and unmissable Greenhouse display!

3 Days

NEW Royal Norfolk Coast & Country

Explore picturesque Norfolk on our fascinating break. With a carefully structured itinerary you can enjoy the beautiful countryside, the bustling market towns of Spalding and Burnham Market and some of Britain’s best attractions including visits to Cromer and Sheringham for their annual Crab & Lobster Festivals. Plus we’ve included admission to the Sandringham Estate and a journey on the Wells & Walsingham Light Railway – the world’s smallest public railway

7 Days

NEW Shakespearean Splendour & Stratford-upon-Avon River Festival

Step back in time and discover the charms of Olde England on our charming getaway to Stratford-upon-Avon, a Medieval market town and the birthplace of William Shakespeare. On our short-break we have also included visits to Henley in Arden and the National Trust’s Charlecote Park.

2 Days

NEW Southern Lakeland Explorer

Sit back and relax as we explore the simply stunning Lake District! Admire the natural beauty of the sweeping valleys whilst onboard the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Steam Railway, sail along the glistening Lake Windermere and enjoy leisurely visits to Holker Hall and Gardens and Coniston Water.

5 Days

NEW Taste of the West Country

Discover the delicious tastes of the West Country on our ‘tongue-tastic’ break that includes a heavenly cream tea and guided tours to Quine Honey Farm and Sheppy’s Cider Farm. We also visit Tewkesbury, Exmouth, Barnstaple and include entrance into the National Trust’s Knightshayes Court.

5 Days

NEW The Garden of England & Historic Kentish Castles

Travel with us to the “Garden of England” on our delightful visit to Kent, home of Victorian architecture, classic Edwardian resorts and flourishing, decorative gardens. Along with admission into The National Trust’s world-renowned Sissinghurst Castle Garden and Leeds Castle we have also included a fabulous tour and tasting at Chapel Down Winery.

5 DAYS

NEW Trails, Rails & St David’s Day in Wales

“Croeso I Gymru” Welcome to Wales! Don your daffodils and mark St David’s Day on our brand-new break to Wales! Offering some of the most stunning natural and exciting landscapes in Britain, our break has been carefully planned, starting with a visits to Llandudno, Caernarfon and Conwy and ending with a stunning journey on the Llanberis Lake Railway.

5 Days

NEW Weston-super-Mare & Somerset Summer Splendour

Explore Weston-super-Mare and all of Somerset’s splendor on this relaxing getaway. Take a step back in time with an included journey on the West Somerset Railway and enjoy free time in the ancient market towns of Glastonbury, Dunster and Bath.

5 Days

NEW Wonders of Wales in a Nutshell Featuring Ffestiniog Railway, Portmeirion

Discover a kingdom of dramatic landscapes, thrilling mountain scenery and fascinating ancient culture on this incredible Grand Tour of Wales. Uncover this remote but wonderful corner of the UK from on‐board our comfortable coach and enjoy half board stays in Llanberis and Carmarthen.

Two Centre Tour Exploring North & South Wales - 7 Days

NEW Wonders of Wiltshire & Mysteries of Stonehenge

Sit back, relax and enjoy the wonders of Wiltshire, a ‘hidden jewel’ in the crown of the United Kingdom and home to rolling lush countryside and fascinating historical places to visit. With our carefully crafted itinerary, we explore the Medieval village of Lacock, now cared for by the National Trust, and Bowood House and Garden. We also visit Stonehenge, Bath and Marlborough.

5 Days

NEW Worthing & the Wonders of West Sussex 2020

Explore quintessentially English seaside towns on our holiday based in Worthing, West Sussex. We will visit Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton and Chichester and enjoy excursions to Amberley Museum and the West Dean Gardens.

6 Days

NEW Yorkshire Roses Featuring Harrogate, York & Castle Howard Proms 2020

Fall in love with historic Yorkshire on our captivating getaway. From our base in Harrogate, enjoy the famous sights of Medieval York and free time in the elegant spa town of Harrogate. We also include admission into the Castle Howard Proms which is set in the magnificent gardens of Castle Howard. This spectacular classical concert will be a night to remember.

3 Days

NEW: Inner Hebridean Island Hopper: Arran, Islay & Skye

Discover a truly unique destination on our Inner Hebridean Island Hopper adventure. An area home to bewildering landscapes, dramatic coastlines and a captivating history. Our mesmerising escape will visit the isle of Arran, voted one of the top 7 islands in the world, Islay, famous for its delicious whisky, and Skye, home to some of Scotland’s most iconic landscapes.

7 Days

NEW: Morse’s Oxford & Downton Abbey

Discover the fascinating filming locations of Inspector Morse, Lewis and Endeavour! Discover the beautiful university city of Oxford and Highclere Castle as we visit some of the charming locations that have played a key role in our favourite British TV dramas!

5 DAYS

NEW: Welsh Lake Bala Rail & Puffin Island Sail 2020

PUFFIN ISLAND NATURE CRUISE INCLUDED

Join us in the Welsh Highlands for an unforgettable journey! On our wonderful new break, we include a journey on the steam hauled Bala Lake Railway and a fascinating cruise around the unique Puffin Isle.

5 Days

Norfolk Coast & Broads Featuring Wroxham Cruise & Bressingham Steam & Gardens

Explore picturesque Norfolk from land and coast on our fascinating break. Most famous for the man‐ made Broads, the National Park in Norfolk is affectionately known as the Venice of the East, In fact, the Norfolk Broads has more miles of waterways than the Italian City – it even has more waterways than Amsterdam!

4 Days

North Devon Explorer 2020

Explore North Devon on this fascinating getaway, home to some of the most beautiful coastlines in the British Isles. Visit the unique, privately owned village of Clovelly, and enjoy free time in Bude, Appledore, Barnstaple and Ilfracombe.

5 Days

North Devon Featuring Dunster by Candlelight 2020

Wrap up warm as we step back in time at the village of Dunster as it lights its Medieval streets with atmospheric candles. This magical event, which begins at dusk, is a unique chance to enjoy the village and its magnificent castle, illuminated much more softly whilst enjoying the traditional entertainment.

3 Days

Northumbrian Noel Singles Christmas

Make this Christmas one to remember and treat yourself to a Christmas getaway in Northumbria. You can be assured that everything is taken care of with included visits to Durham’s local pantomime show as well as, York, Durham and Whitley Bay. So, all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the company!

5 DAYS

Norwich & Norfolk Winter Wonderland

The festive season is a great time to treat yourself to a winter getaway! So why not join us for our ‘Winter Wonderland’ break in Norwich and Norfolk, which includes admission into the stunning Blickling Hall, a guided tour of Norwich Cathedral and a seasonal visit to Wroxham.  

3 Days

Pembrokeshire Coast: St David’s, Tenby & the Gower Peninsula - 2020

Discover the Pembrokeshire Coast – Britain’s only coastal National Park. Wild, gorgeous and beautifully cared for, on this break you can uncover this remote but picturesque corner of the UK with visits to Pembroke, St David’s and Mumbles, as well as entrance into the Gower Heritage Centre for a guided tour and a cream tea.

5 Days

Pitlochry & Highland Perthshire featuring Strathspey Steam Railway

Escape on our stunning break to Pitlochry, located in the heart of the Perthshire Highlands. Here we will explore some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery, and the natural wildlife found in Cairngorms National Park and Branklyn Gardens. We will also enjoy a stunning journey on the Strathspey Steam Railway. We also visit Moffat, Stirling and Perth.

6 Days

Potters Resort

Potters Resort is a superb, five-star all-inclusive resort situated near Great Yarmouth on the Norfolk coast. Set within 65 acres and with access to its own private beach, Potters is renowned for its extensive leisure facilities, superb entertainment, excellent food and warm welcome.

5 Days

RHS Chatsworth Flower Show 2020

Set in the stunning grounds of Chatsworth House, our inspirational break is packed with stunning show gardens, colourful floral displays, unique shopping opportunities and delicious food and drink.

2 Days

Royal Albert Hall Christmas Concert Featuring Oxford Cathedral

The iconic Royal Albert Hall has been the home of Christmas concerts in London since 1871, and this year they’ll be presenting the best festive entertainment in town, to audiences old and new, and transforming the entire building into an enchanting experience of music, dance, comedy and much more.

3 DAYS

Royal Albert Hall Christmas Concert Featuring Oxford Cathedral

The iconic Royal Albert Hall has been the home of Christmas concerts in London since 1871, and this year they’ll be presenting the best festive entertainment in town, to audiences old and new, and transforming the entire building into an enchanting experience of music, dance, comedy and much more.

3 DAYS

Royal Festivities in Windsor & Christmas at Stonor Park

This winter we explore ‘the ghost of Christmas past’ visiting Windsor, where Queen Victoria and Prince Albert first introduced many of the Christmas cultures and traditions that we know and love today, including decorated Christmas trees!

3 Days

Snowdrops in the Cotswolds

This idyllic short break is the perfect excuse to make the most of the changing seasons, as we wave goodbye to winter and look forward to the beginning of springtime.

2 DAYS

South Coast Explorer

Escape those Winter Blues and come away with us on this South Coast Explorer! Joined by friends, old and new, delve into Thomas Hardy’s ‘Wessex’ – famous for his novels and the nineteenth century rural life, on this interesting break we include admission into the National Trust’s Max Gate, Dorchester, Weymouth and Bournemouth.

Featuring Weymouth, Bournemouth & Thomas Hardy’s Wessex - 5 Days

SUMMER AT KEW GARDENS 2020

London’s Kew Gardens is the largest Botanic and mycological site in the world! Join us for a fascinating journey to explore ‘all things floral’.  

2 DAYS

Summer Cruising in the Northern Lake District 2020

Sit back and relax on our cruising break around the simply stunning Lake District! Admire the natural beauty of the sweeping valleys whilst sailing along the glistening lakes, and enjoy free time in Kendal, Keswick, Grasmere and Windermere.

5 Days

The Beautiful South: Eastbourne, Beachy Head & Bluebell Line Railway

Enjoy the fresh sea air and a traditional seaside atmosphere on our getaway to The Beautiful South. Eastbourne, famous for its flower gardens, pebble beaches and iconic chalk sea cliffs, is filled with great things to see and do. On our break you can admire the sights of the seafront with a drive up to Beachy Head – the UK’s highest chalk sea cliff and enjoy admissions into Herstmonceux Castle & Borde Hill Gardens.

6 Days

The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo & the Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond 2020

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH – Set against a backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh Castle, you can experience an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance as over 900 cast members create a unique, atmospheric show unlike any other – The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo. 

4 Days

The English Riviera: Dartmouth Round Robin Rail & Cruise 2020

If you want to experience award-winning beaches and stunning scenery at any time of the year, then the English Riviera is the perfect place to visit. Staying in Torquay we visit Teignmouth and Exmouth. We have also included a journey on the Dartmouth Steam Railway Round Robin, an unmissable railway journey, riverboat and bus tour.

 

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5 Days

The English Riviera: Dartmouth Round Robin Rail & Cruise 2020

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If you want to experience award-winning beaches and stunning scenery at any time of the year, then the English Riviera is the perfect place to visit. Staying in Torquay we visit Teignmouth and Exmouth. We have also included a journey on the Dartmouth Steam Railway Round Robin, an unmissable railway journey, riverboat and bus tour.

8 Days

Thursford Christmas Spectacular 2020

Join us as we visit the Thursford Christmas Spectacular, the biggest Christmas show of its type in Europe! Set in the magical surroundings of fairground carousels, with fabulous dancing, music and laughter Thursford has been a firm customer favourite for years!

3 Days

Treasures of Tyne & Wear: Tanfield Rail, Quay Cruise & Beamish Museum 2020

Discover Tyne & Wear by rail, sea and land! Experience the world’s oldest railway with a journey on the Tanfield Railway before taking to the water with a Quay‐to‐Sea cruise. Then step back in time to the 1820’s and beyond with a trip to the Beamish Living Museum of the North.

5 Days

Warners: Corton Coastal Village 2020

Leave your cares behind as we escape to Warners Corton Coastal Village. Set on the glorious Suffolk coast, Corton is the perfect mix of traditional seaside charm with the creature comforts Warners is famous for. With a free day to enjoy the extensive leisure facilities in resort, we have also included excursions to Kings Lynn, Southwold, Lowestoft, Norwich, Wroxham & Spalding.

5 DAYS

Welsh Border Charm Rail & Sail

Wales is one of the UK’s most charming destinations, home to historic castles, spectacular architecture and beautiful landscapes. With a unique culture, on this break you can discover even more of this country with a journey on the Llangollen horse drawn canal cruise and visits to Chester, Oswestry and Barmouth.

5 Days

Weymouth & the Jurassic Coast Explorer

Located on the classic coastlines of the beautiful Jurassic Coast, Weymouth one of England’s most-loved seaside resorts. On our relaxing getaway you can enjoy the soft sand between your toes and enjoy visits to Winchester, Poole, Bridport, West Bay and Lyme Regis, as well as a delightful cruise with cream tea served on board.

5 Days

Yorkshire Gold Coast & Country

Yorkshire has one of the most beautiful and best‐loved coastlines in Britain, completely unique with its own charisma and allure. On our captivating break we’ll explore some of the prettiest resorts, including Scarborough, Bridlington and Filey.

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