GOLD Cambridge & Ely "An English Dream"

GOLD Cambridge & Ely "An English Dream"

What could be more English than Cambridge especially when seen from a gentle punt? The college's grandeur can really be appreciated from the water. St Albans dates back to Roman times and Ely's magnificent cathedral - 'The Ship of the Fens' is visible for miles around.

Holiday Highlights


• River punt with strawberries and


• Historic city of Cambridge

• Cathedral city of Ely

• Working Stud

• Roman city of St Albans

• Luxury 4 star hotel

Day 1

We depart and make our way to
Hertfordshire arriving late afternoon at The
Letchworth Hall Hotel where we enjoy the next 4
nights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.

Day 2

We begin with a drive to Newmarket - 'Home
of Horseracing'. Here we have a chance to see
the horses having their daily run out. From here we
visit a working Stud learning about the feeding,
breeding and training to understand what makes a
winner, afterwards we drive to the historic city of Ely
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'.

Day 3

After a leisurely breakfast today 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,
well worth a visit, and the award winning
Verulamium Museum will give you an eye
opening insight into Roman life.

Day 4

This morning we journey through the beautiful
landscapes of Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire
including the chocolate box village sof Old Warden
and Ickwell. After stopping off in the town of St Neots,
we continue to Cambridge where we board our
chauffeured punt through the back waters of
Cambridge. Our guide will not only guide the punt
along the River Cam, but will also ensure we see
the highlights of Cambridge's College buildings.
To compliment this truly English setting,
strawberries and cream will be served as you
glide by the many college buildings.

Day 5

After breakfast we depart for home.

Your Hotel

Letchworth Hall Hotel

The 4 star Letchworth Hall Hotel is a beautiful

country retreat set in 8 acres of landscaped

gardens. The hotel boasts a perfect blend between

old and new buildings as well as its range of

features within the hotel.

The onsite health club has a full size swimming pool,

sauna, steam room and a fully equipped gym.

Rooms are en suite with 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
Bus Station
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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