Melton Mowbray

Melton Mowbray

Famous for its very tasty 'Pork Pies', Melton Mowbray is a beautiful old English town and on this lovely NEW tour we also explore Burghley House and Sandringham.

• 4 nights stay with dinner, bed & breakfast

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Holiday Highlights

• Excursion to Melton Mowbray and visit to Oakham

• Full day at Stamford and visit to Burghley House

• Full day excursion to explore Sandringham and Gardens


We depart and make our way to the
historic city of Coventry and whilst here you may
like to explore the market stalls, or visit the
Coventry Transport Museum. There is time to
obtain lunch and then we continue our journey
to our hotel, with time to settle in before dinner.


After breakfast we visit the old English
town of Melton Mowbray, where you can visit
the farmers maker and antique fair. No visit to
Melton Mowbray would be complete without
sampling one of their famous pork pies from ‘Ye
Olde Pork Pies Shoppe’. After lunch we continue
to the traditional market town of Oakham, with
many book and antique shops together with the
towns heritage attractions including the Butter
Cross, 14th Century church, Rutland Country
Museum and Norman Castle.


This morning we travel to Stamford,
best known for it 17th and 18th century stone
buildings and timber framed houses. Its has
become a popular location for many period
dramas such as Pride and Prejudice &
Middlemarch. After lunch, we visit Burghley
House, a grand 16th century Tudor Mansion,
designed by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer
to Queen Elizabeth I. Home to the Cecil
generations, the house has over 100 rooms
and is set in 18th century parkland and gardens
with a fallow deer park.


A full day excursion to explore
Sandringham and Gardens the much loved
country retreat for Her Majesty the Queen and
has been the private home to four generations
of British Monarchs and set in an 8000 acre
estate. The house was built in 1870 for Kind
Edward VII and many of the rooms, which are
still regularly used by the current royal family,
are open to the public.


After breakfast we depart and head for

The Scalford Hall Hotel

• The Scalford Hall Hotel in the heart of

Leicestershire’s picturesque countryside is just

a fve minute drive from the famous market

town of Melton Mowbray. This country house

hotel is set in peaceful surroundings with all

bedrooms en suite with telephone, colour TV,

hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. 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
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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