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!

Isle of Arran, Loch Lomond & Ayrshire Coast

2023 Summer / Scotland / Riverside Lodge Hotel

• Brodick and the Isle of Arran
• Culzean Castle and Country Park 
• Ayr, Loch Long and Arrochar
• Loch Lomond Cruise   
• City of Glasgow
• Riverside Transport Museum
• Hotel Entertainment on Three Evenings
 

Bonnie Scotland

2023 Summer / Scotland / Best Western Crianlarich Hotel

• West Highland Railway Line
-    to Oban through Pass of Brander
• Loch Leven, Glencoe and Rannoch Moor
• Ben Cruachan – the Hollow Mountain
• Glenturret Distillery
• Perthshire Sightseeing
-    Glen Dochart and Killin
-    Loch Tay and Aberfeldy
-    Crieff and Loch Earn
 

Devonshire & Ilfracombe

2023 Summer / England, South West / The Royal & Fortescue Hotel

• Historic ‘Capital’ of North Devon
• Lynton and Lynmouth
• Minehead – Popular Somerset Resort
• Dunster and Exmoor national park
• Delightful Ilfracombe
• Port of Bideford
 

Devonshire, Ilfracombe & RHS Rosemoor

2023 Summer / England, South West / The Royal Hotel

•  North Devon
• Lynton and Lynmouth
• RHS Garden Rosemoor 
• Exmoor National Park
• Delightful Ilfracombe
• Port of Bideford
 

All Creatures Great & Small

2023 Summer / England, South West / Best Western Blunsdon House

• Adam’s Farm as seen on TV 
• Birdland Park and Gardens
• Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
• Millets Farm Centre
• Beautiful Cotswold Villages
• Bourton-on-Water, Cirencester & Witney
• Avebury Manor
 

Spring in Devonshire & Ilfracombe

2022 - 2023 Autumn Winter & Spring / England, South West / The Royal & Fortescue Hotel
  • Historic ‘Capital’ of North Devon
  • Lynton and Lynmouth
  • Minehead – Popular Somerset Resort
  • Dunster and Exmoor National Park
  • Delightful Ilfracombe
  • Port of Bideford
     

Devon Weekender

2023 Summer / England, South West / Queens Hotel Paignton

• Hotel Entertainment each Evening
• Dartmouth Steam Railway
• Kingswear Ferry
• River Dart Cruise
• Paignton & Torquay
 

Paignton, Dartmouth & Maritime Plymouth

2023 Summer / England, South West / Queens Hotel Paignton

• Hotel Entertainment each Evening
• Dartmouth Steam Railway
• Kingswear Ferry
• River Dart Cruise
• Maritime Plymouth
• Paignton & Torquay

 

Little Boats & Trains of Norfolk

2023 Summer / England, East / Holiday Inn Norwich

• Wroxham Broads Cruise
• Bure Valley Railway
• North Norfolk Railway
• Sandringham 
• Cromer and Sheringham
 

Eden Camp & North Yorkshire

2023 Summer / England, North / Best Western Burn Hall Hotel

• Seaside Resort of Scarborough
• Eden Camp Living Museum
• Market Town of Knaresborough
• Spa Town of Harrogate
 

Historic Houses & Cities of North Yorkshire

2023 Summer / England, North / Best Western Burn Hall Hotel

• Historic City of York
• Nunnington Hall
• Beningbrough Hall and Gardens
• Pickering & Helmsley Market Towns
• Cathedral City of Ripon
 

Thursford Christmas Spectacular

2023 Thursford / England, East / Best Western Brook Hotel Norwich

• Thursford Christmas Extravaganza
• Largest Christmas Production in England
• Choirs and Carols
• The Mighty Wurlitzer Organ
• Cathedral City of Norwich
 

Christmas in Malvern

2023 Christmas / England, Midlands / The Abbey Hotel

• Festive Entertainment 
• Full Board and traditional Christmas lunch
• Malvern hills and Hereford
• Tewkesbury, Evesham and Worcester
 

Worcester & Stratford-Upon-Avon

2023 Christmas / England, Midlands / Fownes Hotel

• Festive Programme of Hotel Entertainment
• Stratford-upon-Avon
• Historic Worcester
 

Festive South West Wales

2023 Christmas / Wales / Ivy Bush Royal

• Hotel with Seasonal Entertainment
• A Feast of Fine Food and Festive Flair 
• Traditional Christmas Lunch
• Two Excursions:
-the Gower, Mumbles and Swansea Bay Tenby
 

Christmas in the Lake District

2023 Christmas / England, North / Shap Wells Hotel

• Festive Hotel Entertainment
• Beautiful Ullswater
• Kirkstone pass and Bowness
• Lake Windermere Cruise
• Kendal and Penrith
 

Festive Bournemouth

2023 Christmas / England, South West / Durley Dean Hotel

• Hotel with Indoor Swimming Pool
• The South Coast’s Premier Resort 
• Festive Entertainment Programme
• Poole
• Christchurch
 

A Warm Welcome in Wales

2023 Christmas / Wales, England, North / Beaufort Park Hotel

• Welsh Evening 
• Festive Entertainment
• Historic Chester
 

Delights of Bournemouth, Salisbury Cream Tea & Beaulieu

2023 Summer / England, South West / Durley Dean Hotel

• Guided Tour of Salisbury Cathedral
• Cream Tea at Salisbury Cathedral
• Beaulieu Museum, House & Attractions
• Shaftesbury 
• Bournemouth & the New Forest
 

Bournemouth, Weymouth & Sailsbury

2023 Summer / England, South West / Durley Dean Hotel

• The South Coast’s Premier Resort - Bournemouth
• Weymouth & Dorchester
• Historic Salisbury
• Shaftesbury & Cranbourne Chase