Gold Derbyshire Landscapes and Peak District

Gold Derbyshire Landscapes and  Peak District

This tour covers a wide range of attractions in the beautiful county of Derbyshire, a delight to visit at any time of year. We feature a unique look at bygone transport a railway reborn, and an historic stately home.

Holiday Highlights

 

Chatsworth House 

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway 

Bakewell and Buxton 

National Tramway Museum Crich 

Carsington Water 

Chesterfield & Matlock

Day 1

We depart from your home area in the
morning travelling to Derbyshire and arriving
late afternoon where we enjoy 4 nights stay with
dinner, bed & breakfast

Day 2

A short distance from the hotel is Duffield.
Here we join the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway for
a 30 minutes ride through the Derbyshire
countryside to Wirksworth. Rejoining the coach
we head for Matlock where we take a break for
lunch and have the chance to look around. This
afternoon we make our way to the village of
Crich, home of the National Tramway Museum.
The authentic village scene transports you back
in time with cobbled streets and the gentle
rumble of passing trams. The Tramway Street
hosts many period features such as shops, ice
cream parlour, tea rooms and more. Catch a
lovingly restored tram for a ride down the street
and out into the Derbyshire countryside – your
ticket includes unlimited rides

Day 3

We head north to delightful Bakewell,
home of the ‘Tart’. In Bakewell you can visit the
Original Bakewell Pudding Shop and maybe try a slice of Pudding, to give it its correct name.
Moving on we come to Buxton – the ‘Capital’ of
the Peak District. A former Spa town, you can
explore the pedestrianised main street, visit the
pleasant gardens, admire the historic
architecture, obtain lunch before we leave in the
afternoon and return to our hotel, with a stop at
picturesque Carsington Water on the way.

Day 4

This morning we start with a drive to
Chesterfield, with the famous Crooked Spire of
St Mary’s Church – how did it happen? We have
the chance to look around, browse the market
and obtain lunch. This afternoon we to visit
Chatsworth House, home of the Duke and
Duchess of Devonshire. We visit the house,
gardens, and after looking in the shop enjoy a
well earned ‘cuppa’ in the tearoom. Leaving
Chatsworth we drive into the Peak District and
return to the hotel

Day 5

After breakfast we leave and depart for
home.

Your Hotel

 

The Hallmark Mickleover Court Hotel

 

The Hallmark Mickleover Court Hotel is just a

short drive from Derby, close to the Peak District.

This modern hotel offers stylish and contemporary

accommodation. Facilities include a bar, restaurant,

indoor swimming pool, gym, sauna, steam room, spa bath

and whirlpool. All the bedrooms are ensuite and have television,

telephone, hairdryer and tea/ coffee making facilities.

 

The hotel has 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
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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