Castle Howard & York

Castle Howard & York

Castle Howard & York. This tour staying in York includes a comprehensive morning tour of York with the afternoon free to explore. With a visit to Castle Howard.

Castle Howard & York.

This tour staying in York includes

a comprehensive morning tour of York

with the afternoon free to explore.

We also visit Castle Howard.

 

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

 

Magnificent Castle Howard - Setting for

the legendary ‘Brideshead Revisited’

 

Afternoon tea at Castle Howard

 

The historic city of York

 

‘York in a Nutshell’ guided tour

 

4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

 

Home Link included

Monday

We depart and make our way to York
arriving in time for dinner at Elmbank Hotel.
Tea/coffee and biscuits served on arrival. Here
we enjoy 4 nights stay with dinner, bed and
breakfast.

Tuesday

Today is ‘York in a Nutshell’. After
breakfast we are joined by our guide for a
comprehensive morning sightseeing tour of
York. The afternoon is then free to allow you to
explore and maybe revisit in more detail places
seen on the tour.

Wednesday

Our outing begins with a drive
through some of North Yorkshire’s lovely
villages on the way to Helmsley, dominated by
the huge market square, where we have our
lunch break. This afternoon we visit magnificent
Castle Howard – words like ‘awesome’ and
‘stunning’ hardly do justice to the absolute
splendour which greets us. Whilst here we enjoy
a superb afternoon tea (included) provided by
David Haynes, a top chef from Betty’s famous
tearooms. We also enjoy a guided tour of the
Boar Garden.

Thursday

We have the day free for further
exploration of the city. You can visit the Jorvik
Centre, The National Railway Museum, walk the
City Walls, the list is endless. No visit to York is
complete without seeing the magnificent
Minster, and the surrounding narrow streets and
little alleyways, including the famous Shambles.
Late afternoon we make our way back to the
hotel.

Friday

After breakfast we depart for home.

Your Hotel

 

The Elmbank Hotel

 

The Elmbank Hotel was built around the

1870s for a York mill owner and is a city hotel

with a country house atmosphere. Murals,

frescoes, a magnificent oak staircase leading

to a gallery with stained glass windows are

just a few of the fine examples of art nouveau

décor which is the hallmark of the hotel.

 

The elegant restaurant offers excellent

menus and a comprehensive wine list. All

bedrooms are en suite and have television,

radio, hairdryer and hospitality tray. The hotel

does not have a lift.

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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
First Choice 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
Bus Station
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
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
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
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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