Delights of the Northern Counties

Delights of the Northern Counties

On this NEW tour we take you through the delightful northern counties of Cumbria and Northumberland to enjoy beautiful summer scenery with plenty of stops to see the sights and even a ride on England's highest narroq-gauge railway.

• 4 nights stay with dinner, bed & breakfast

• Home Link included


We depart and make our way to
Cumbria, arriving late afternoon at our hotel for
the next 4 nights stay with dinner, bed and


Today we travel through lovely
countryside with the Pennine Hills on our left
and the Eden Valley to the right as we head to
the market town of Penrith where today is
market day and you have the opportunity to
browse the stalls. Later we visit Alston where we
enjoy a ride on the South Tynedale Railway
before returning to the hotel.


Our frst stop today is in nearby
Brampton where it is market day. We then
continue on to Carlisle where the cathedral was
founded in 1122 and is one of the smallest in the
country. The Lanes shopping centre is at the
heart of the pedestrianised city centre and you
will have plenty of time to explore and obtain


Today we head for Longtown and
drive along Liddesdale as we make our way to
picturesque Kielder Water and Forest Park. We
take a break at the visitor centre before
continuing to Bellingham and Hexham
dominated by the Abbey which overlooks the
town square. Later we return along the path of
Hadrian’s Wall to our hotel.


After breakfast we depart and head for

The Gilsland Hall Hotel


• The Gilsland Hall Hotel is set in 140 acres of

woodland with fantastic views across the

Irthing Gorge where the River Irthing

separates the counties of Cumbria and

Northumberland. All bedrooms are en suite

with TV 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.

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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
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
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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