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!

Blenheim Palace, Oxford & Windsor

2021 Summer / England, South East / Hilton St Anne’s Manor
  • Blenheim Palace
  • Cathedral City of Oxford
  • Royal Windsor
  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Kingston upon Thames

Elegant Eastbourne, Hastings & Brighton

2021 Summer / England, South East / The Majestic Hotel Eastbourne
  • Seaside Resort of Eastbourne
  • Historic Hastings
  • Alfriston & Battle
  • Regency Brighton

Exmouth, Exeter & East Devon

2021 Summer / England, South West / Imperial Hotel Exmouth
  • Seaton
  • Lyme Regis
  • Sidmouth
  • Teignmouth
  • City of Exeter

Scarborough, Bridlington & Castle Howard

2021 Summer / England, North / New Southlands Hotel Scarborough
  • Yorkshires Premier Resort
  • Scarborough
  • Pickering and Bridlington
  • Castle Howard 

Weymouth & Delightful Dorset

2021 Summer / England, South West / Royal Weymouth
  • Sherbrne & Shaftesbury
  • Weymouth Sea Front Hotel
  • Bridport & West Pay (TV's Broadchurch)
  • Lyme Regis & Dorset Coast
  • Dorchester

Durham Christmas Festival & Beamish 21

2021 Christmas Markets / England, North / Holiday Inn Darlington North
  • Visit Durhams Traditional Victorian Indoor Market
  • Explore Beamish' Magnificent Winter Wonderland

Steaming & Sailing in Picturesque Cotswolds

2021 Summer / England, South West, Wales / Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel
  • Gloucester/Warwickshire Railway
  • Historic Bristol & Bath
  • Delightful Cotswolds
  • River Wye Cruise, Monmouth, Ross-on-Wye & Chepstow

Bristol, Bath, Cardiff & South Wales Heritage

2021 Summer / South West / Mercure Bristol North
  • Welsh Capital - Cardiff
  • Historic Bristol & Bath
  • St Fagans Musuem
  • River Wye Cruise, Monmouth, Ross-on-Wye & Chepstow

Kingdom of Fife & Great Scottish Cities

2021 Summer / Scotland / Hotel Indigo Dundee
  • Ancient Kingdom of Fife 
  • Maritime Dundee
  • Pitlochry & Fair City of Perth
  • St Andrews - Home of Golf
  • Fife Coastal Tour

Durham Christmas Festival & Beamish

2021 Christmas Markets / England, North / Marriott Durham
  • Historic City of Durham 
  • Winter Wonderland at Beamish, the Living Museum of the North

Durham Christmas Festival & Beamish

2021 Christmas Markets / England, North / Holiday Inn Darlington North
  • Visit the Historic City of Durham
  • Winter Wonderland at Beamish, the Living Museum of the North

Summer Gardens, Stately Home & Aeroplanes

2021 Summer / England, East / Mercure Hatfield Oak Hotel
  • Wimpole Hall, Home Farm & Gardens
  • RHS Garden Hyde Hall
  • Royal Air Force Museum
  • Cambridge & St Albans
  • Seaside Resort of Southend-on-Sea

Quintessential Bournemouth

2021 Summer / England, South East / Bournemouth Carlton Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • The South Coasts Premier Holiday Resort
  • Hotel Overlooking the Sea
  • Dorchester
  • Weymouth
  • Salisbury & Shaftsbury

Llandudno, Chester & Mystery

2021 Summer / England, Wales / The Queen at Chester Hotel, Premier Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • Mystery Tour
  • Llandudno
  • A la Carte Meals Dining at Leisure
  • Historic Chester

Highlights of Lancashire

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Preston Leyland Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • Samlesbury Hall Guided Tour
  • 3 Hour Canal Cruise with 2 Course Lunch
  • East Lancashire Railway
  • Gawthorpe Hall
  • Wine each evening & Cream Tea

Chatsworth & The Peak District

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Derby Mickleover Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)
  • Chatsworth House
  • Matlock, Belper & Derwent Valley
  • Carsington Water & Ashbourne 
  • Derby Cathedral Quarter
  • Cream Tea at Hotel

A Touch of Class in Yorkshire

2021 Summer / England, North / Gisborough Hall Hotel
  • Stunning Luxury Hotel
  • Historic Maritime Whitby & The Coast
  • North Yorkshire Moors Railway
  • Mousey Thompson Visitor Centre
  • Ryedale Folk Museum

New Year in Perthshire & Edinburgh

2021 New Year / Scotland / Mercure Perth
  • Entertainment on Three Evenings
  • NYE Gala Dinner
  • Perth City Centre Hotel
  • Scottish Capital City - Edinburgh

Highland Lines and Northern Landscapes

2021 Summer / Scotland / Duke Of Gordon Hotel
  • The Kyle Line - Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
  • 'The Jacobite' Steam train on the West Highland Line
  • Fort William to Mallaig
  • The Highland Line - Kingussie to Inverness
  • Strathspey Railway
  • Cairngorm Mountains

Chester Christmas Market & Festive Liverpool

2021 Christmas Markets / England, North / Best Western Forest Hills
  • Historic Roman City of Chester
  • Albert Dock & Liverpool