Departs: 13th May 2021 | 4 Days
The Wonders of the Peak District
Tour Price: £379.00 per person
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A world of contrasting natural beauty, with moors and dales, rivers, springs and caverns are at the heart of it all. The area is known and loved by many for its breath-taking views, bustling market towns and pretty villages, historic houses, famous attractions and hundreds of traditional events, such as the unique Derbyshire custom of Well Dressing.
From the high, moorland plateaus in the north, to the steep-sided, deep dales and rolling green hills in the south of the area, the Peak District & Derbyshire has just about any landscape you can imagine in Britain, making it one of the finest areas in the country.
The Peak District will sure enough become one of your favourite destinations!
- All coach travel
- 3 nights half board
- Entrance to Chatsworth House & Gardens
- Entrance to Crich Tramway Museum
- Please inform us of any special dietary needs (diabetic, gluten free, vegetarian, etc).
- Your request is put forward to the hotel and they will do their utmost to accommodate your needs.
- Program could be subject to alteration.
- Price Per Person
Single Room Supplement: £51.00
(Double/twin for sole occupancy)
Mickleover Court Hotel
Etwall Road, Derby DE3 0XX.
Tel: 0330 028 3404
The Menzies Mickleover Court Hotel is a modern and comfortable 4 star hotel equipped for both business and leisure. The hotel has 99 bedrooms; the room decor and furnishing are contemporary and comfortable.
All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, air-conditioned, iron & ironing board, and complimentary toiletries. You are guaranteed superbly comfortable beds with crisp linen and plump pillows, and all those 21st century essentials: free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs with Sky Sports and 24-hour room service.
The Hallmark Grill with its informal but attentive service is a big hit with people of Mickleover as well as the hotel guests.
Day 1: Depart for Derbyshire
After boarding your luxury coach, we make our way north west to the town of Stratford on Avon. Time for a little sightseeing and lunch before we continue our journey to the Mickleover Court Hotel where will spend the next 4 nights with dinner bed and breakfast.
Day 2: Chatsworth House & Garden
After a nice relaxing breakfast, we will head off to Chatsworth House. The House is renowned for the quality of its art, landscape and hospitality, and it has evolved through the centuries to reflect the tastes, passions and interests of succeeding generations (Entrance Included). Chatsworth contains works of art that span 4,000 years, from ancient Roman and Egyptian sculpture, and masterpieces by Rembrandt, Reynolds and Veronese, There are over 30 rooms to explore, from the magnificent Painted Hall, regal State Rooms, restored Sketch Galleries and beautiful Sculpture Gallery. Explore the Orangery shop at the end of the house route and relax in the garden or the Stables for something to eat. There are plenty of places to stop for a treat whether you fancy a light bite, hearty meal or an indulgent afternoon tea, they have something for everyone.
Day 3: Crich Tramway Village
Step back in time along our recreated period street where you won't have to wait long for the rumble of a vintage tram. (Unlimited Vintage Tram Rides & Museums Included) Many of the buildings along the street have been rescued from towns and cities across the UK, such as the Derby Assembly Rooms facade which came to Crich after a tragic fire. The Red Lion Pub and Restaurant came all the way from Stoke and was re-built brick by brick. Also look out for the street furniture, which is dotted along the street, including the Bundy Clock at Town End Terminus and the Exhibition Hall windows which were rescued from the Doncaster tram depot. Soak up the atmosphere in the period street with a visit to the shops and take refreshments in the tearooms and pub.
Day 4: Return Journey Home
After another wonderful breakfast and cases have been loaded on to the coach it is time to say goodbye to the Mickleover Court Hotel and head for home. There will be a comfort stop on route, and you should be back in your local area by the evening.
The tour manager and driver will do their professional best to ensure that you enjoy this tour. It will be at their discretion to rearrange the itinerary to better the tour for your comfort.