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Railways & Waterways of Yorkshire

Railways & Waterways of Yorkshire

Sail on the river and travel on the tracks as you enjoy jaw dropping views on some of Britain’s most spectacular journeys.

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Sail on the river and travel on the tracks as you enjoy jaw dropping views on some of Britain’s most spectacular journeys. Experience the Worth Valley Railway and unwind and relax on a canal cruise in Skipton before tucking into a delicious cream tea on this relaxing weekend away!



Return luxury coach travel on 'The Optimum Experience' vehicle

1 night half board

Skipton Canal cruise with a cream tea

Journey on the Worth Valley Railway (from Keighley to Oxenhope)

Visit to the Wentworth Garden Centre



We take you to Skipton, where we board our canal cruise, and slowly drift through the idyllic Yorkshire Dales. During the journey, a delicious cream tea will be served on board.


After breakfast relive your memories of the 1972 classic "The Railway Children" as we board the famous Worth Valley Railway from Keighley to Oxenhope for an unforgettable journey through the Brontë Country. Witness some of the most breath-taking landscapes in the world, a windswept land of heather and wild moors. On our return journey, we visit Wentworth Garden Centre, home to a large gift shop, pet shop, restaurant and a farm to visit (additional entry charge).

The Dubrovnik Hotel ***, Bradford



The award-winning Dubrovnik Hotel & Restaurant has stylish, boutique-style bedrooms with internet access and tea and coffee making facilities.


Hotel Facilities:

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Wi-Fi


The Optimum Experience...


We are pleased to introduce our NEW luxury range 'the Optimum Experience' by Skills which will feature a selection of our 2021 holiday packages.

With an elegant and stylish design, our Optimum Experience offers amazing passenger comfort with soft, wide seats, generous onboard legroom and moveable headrest that ensures you're as comfortable and relaxed as possible as soon as you find your seat.




Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Bulwell Aldi Bus Stop Bulwell, Aldi Bus stop SW12
Sellers Wood drive, NG6 8GE
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
Mansfield Bus Station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE

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