Cambridge and Ely 'An English Dream'

Cambridge and Ely 'An English Dream'

On this popular tour we feature a guided tour of Cambridge, the cathedral city of St Albans and a visit to Ely.

Holiday Highlights


City of Cambridge with Guided Tour

Cathedral City of Ely

National Heritage Centre For Horse Racing and Sporting Art



We depart and make our way to
Hertfordshire arriving late afternoon at our hotel
for the next 4 nights with dinner, bed and
breakfast, tea/coffee and biscuits are served on


Friday We begin with a drive to Newmarket the
‘Home of Horseracing’. Here we visit the
National Heritage Centre and learn all about the
history of ‘The Sport of Kings’. Later we continue
to the historic City of Ely where we have time to
explore. Ely is an ideal destination for all
interests and tastes, with a splendid array of
medieval buildings and narrow streets. Ely’s
main attraction is the magnificent cathedral,
known as ‘The Ship of the Fens’.


After a leisurely breakfast we travel
south to visit the Roman City of St Albans. At the
city’s historic core you will find the magnificent
cathedral – dating back to 1077. Today is market
day in St Albans. The market is steeped in
history and dates back to the 9th century. Firmly
established in the city centre the market runs the
length of St Peters Street and offers an excellent
shopping experience as well as the popular High
Street names.


This morning we journey through the
beautiful landscapes of Bedfordshire and
Cambridgeshire including the chocolate box
villages of Old Warden and Ickwell. Stopping off
in the market town of St Neots, we journey to
Cambridge where we are met by our guide for a
tour around the city taking in the highlights of
Cambridge’s College buildings and more.


After breakfast we depart for home.

Your Hotel


The Novotel


The Novotel is located at the entrance to Knebworth Park,

near Stevenage. It is an ideal base for the attractions featured

on this tour. Public rooms include large open-plan bar lounge and

a smartly appointed restaurant. All bedrooms are pleasantly decorated,

all are en suite and feature satellite television and tea/ coffee making facilities.


The hotel has a lift.

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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
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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