Destinations

Take in the beautiful scenery of the Lake District, explore Yorkshire’s delightful dales, cruise on great Scottish Lochs or discover rich heritage when you visit one of the many stately homes or castles that the UK and Ireland have to offer. We have a wide range of destinations and itineraries to suit every traveller!

Spring in South Shields & Durham Coast

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Little Haven Hotel
  • Based in South Shields
  • City of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Tynemouth & Whitley Bay
  • Catherine Cookson Country & City of Durham
  • Tyne Valley Sightseeing

Harrogate, Skipton Market & Cream Tea

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / The Old Swan Hotel
  • Spa Town of Harrogate
  • Knaresborough Market Town
  • Historic York 
  • Skipton - Market Day
  • Cream Tea to finish your holiday on a sweet note

Cumbrian Adventure

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Crown & Mitre
  • Border City of Carlisle
  • Settle to Carlisle Railway
  • Spectacular Yorkshire Dales Scenery
  • Tyne Valley Line
  • Hexham & Hadrians Wall

Basildon Park, Winchester & Windsor

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, South East / The Hampshire Court Hotel
  • Basildon Park Georgian Mansion
  • South Downs & Petersfield
  • Royal Windsor
  • Historic Winchester
  • Henley-on-Thames

All Inclusive Lake District

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Cumbria Grand Hotel
  • Based in Grange-over-Sands
  • Hotel overlooking Morecambe Bay
  • Lakeland Motor Museum
  • Keswick - Market Day and Grasmere
  • Hawkshead & Coniston Water
  • All Inclusive Package

Heart of England & Malvern

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, Midlands / The Abbey Hotel
  • Delightful Ivy Clad Hotel in Malvern
  • Cathedral City of Worcester
  • 'Black and White' Villages Trail
  • Ancient Hereford
  • Bromyard & Leominster
  • Broadway & Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Regency Cheltenham

Smugglers in the West Country

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, South West / Copthorne Plymouth
  • Poldark Country
  • Charlestown Shipwreck Centre
  • Jamaica Inn Smuggling Museum
  • Mevagissey & Looe
  • Maritime Plymouth
  • Tintagel & Port Isaac - 'Doc Martin' Country

Northumbrian Highlights

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Copthorne Newcastle
  • Quayside Hotel
  • City of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Alnwick & Northumbria Coast
  • Cathedral City of Durham
  • Catherine Cookson Country & Coast

Eden Camp & North Yorkshire

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Best Western Burn Hall Hotel
  • Seaside Resort of Scarborough
  • Eden Camp Living Museum
  • Market Town of Knaresborough
  • Spa Town of Harrogate 

Captivating Kent

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, South East / Bridgewood Manor Hotel & Spa
  • Historic Naval Dockyard Chatham
  • City of Rochester
  • Mysterious Marshes - New Romney & Lydd
  • Cathedral City of Canterbury
  • Historic Faversham

Bournemouth, New Forest & Dorchester

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, South West / Bournemouth East Cliff Hotel, Sure Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • Premier Resort of Bournemouth
  • The New Forest & Lymington
  • Dorchester
  • Weymouth

Inverness All Inclusive

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / Scotland / Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa
  • Diamond All Inclusive Package
  • Scotland's Highland Capital
  • Loch Ness & Fort Augustus
  • Ullapool & Loch Broom
  • Loch Lomond & Rannoch Moor
  • Glencoe & Fort William

A Taste of Summer in Northumbria

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Copthorne Newcastle
  • Quayside Hotel
  • Cream Tea at Hotel
  • Glass of Wine with Dinner on 1st and 4th Evening
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Historic Alnwick & Morpeth (Market Day)
  • Cathedral City of Durham
  • Catherine Cookson Country & Coast

Heart of Wales, Rails & Coast 2021

2021 Summer / Wales / Commodore Llandrindod Wells
  • Afternoon Tea in Llandrindod Wells
  • Llandrindod Wells Guided Walking Tour
  • Aberystwyth & Elan Valley Visitor Centre
  • Brecon Mountain Railway
  • National Cycle Museum 

The Thames River Valley Explorer

2021 Summer / England, South East / Crowne Plaza Reading
  • Royal Town of Windsor & River Trip
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Oxford City & Wallingford on Thames
  • Henley-on-Thames & Marlow
  • Kingston-upon-Thames

Bury St. Edmunds Christmas Market

2021 Christmas Markets / England, East / Best Western Ipswich Hotel
  • Bury St Edmunds Christmas Faye
  • Historic Colchester
  • Plenty of Festive Shopping

Bristol & Gloucester Victorian Christmas Markets

2021 Christmas Markets / England, South West / Gloucester Robinswood Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • Gloucester Quays Victorian Christmas Market
  • Bristol City & Christmas Market 

Festive Singles in Devon

2021 Christmas Markets / England, South West / Copthorne Plymouth
  • Plymouth Christmas Market
  • Paignton & Torquay
  • Exeter Christmas Market
  • Scenic Dartmoor National Park 

Summer Gardens, Stately Homes & Aeroplanes

2021 Summer / England, South East / Marriott Waltham Abbey
  • Wimpole Hall, Home Farm & Gardens
  • RHS Garden Hyde Hall
  • Royal Air Force Museum
  • Cambridge & St Albans
  • Seaside Resort of Southend-on-Sea

Chatsworth, Brodsworth Hall & The Peak District

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Mercure Kenwood Sheffield
  • City Centre Hotel
  • Chatsworth House & Garden
  • Stunning Brodsworth Hall
  • Peak District Sightseeing Excursion
  • Buxton - 'Capital' of the Peak District
  • Matlock & Derwent Valley 
  • Chesterfield - Market Day