UK Coach Holidays
Sometimes when you think of holidays, it's fair to say that the majority of us look to travelling abroad to somewhere in Europe or elsewhere with the idea being that the further away you are from your home, the more chance you'll have of literally getting away from it all! This isn't necessarily the case as there are so many diverse places to visit on coach holidays UK that you needn't travel far for somewhere new. And the best thing is, they're all on your doorstep!
Maybe it's time for you to consider UK coach holidays for your next getaway - you'll not be disappointed as they are really are great-value for money. If you're looking for a short city break with friends head to Edinburgh
and for family time, hop on a coach holiday to the UK and choose from fantastic seaside resorts such as the Isle of Wight
. You may wish to escape England
and if that's the case, you'll find an exciting range of coach tours for destinations in Wales
It's not just destinations and attractions that you can visit on UK coach holidays, you can also book your place at one of the hottest events in the calendar including: Chelsea Flower Show
, Ascot Ladies Day
, British Grand Prix
. And that's in addition to our top-selling London theatre breaks and day trips!
If you're wondering what you can do on coach holidays UK, these ideas might help...
When exploring the UK on coach holidays, a tour of England should feature high on your agenda as there are so many wonderfully diverse places to visit from the quaint villages of The Cotswolds to traditional seaside resorts of Blackpool and vibrant cities that include London, York and Manchester to name but a few. Take a flight on the Eye whilst in London or perhaps visit Buckingham Palace. Shop in funky boutiques in The Lanes of Brighton, relax with an ice-cream on the beach in Folkestone, explore beautiful gardens of The Eden Project or discover the filming locations used in popular TV shows such as 'Emmerdale' and 'Downton Abbey'.
The highlight of UK coach holidays to Scotland is of course the spectacular Edinburgh Military Tattoo which is held in the grounds of Edinburgh Castle every August. This is certainly a military spectacle that everyone should see at least one in their lifetime. If it's scenic views you're after head into The Highlands or perhaps visit the Isles of Skye, The Orkneys or Bute. Edinburgh is also fabulous for shopping, sightseeing and not forgetting 'Hogmanay' on New Years Eve.
It maybe tiny in comparison to its English neighbour but it packs a mighty punch with no less than 600 castles to visit from Caldicot to Dolbadarn. There's also the beautiful italianate village of Portmeirion and not forgetting the great little trains of Wales where you can travel to the summit of Snowdon without having to climb! A visit to Cardiff is perfect for shopaholics, night owls and sports fans alike, especially if you can combine your holiday with a match at the Millennium Stadium!
Simply exudes charm and character from every pore so your coach holiday here will certainly be worth it. Vibrant nightlife can be found in Belfast with its vast array of bars, clubs and restaurants on hand to suit all tastes. A visit to the historic walls of Derry, Enniskillen Castle Museums, the Parliament Buildings of Stormont and the fabulous Titanic Experience in Belfast.
Things You Can Do On UK Coach Holidays:
• Follow in the footsteps of The Beatles
• Explore Alnwick Castle
– setting for Harry Potter
• Visit Osborne House
on the Isle of Wight
• See a top West End Show
• Travel on the Fort William to Mallaig
railway line when in Scotland
• Venture along the Giant’s Causeway
in Northern Ireland
• Check out the Doctor Who Experience
when in Cardiff
You needn't travel Down Under to catch that elusive wave. UK coach holidays to England might mean heading to Newquay (surfers' haven of the South West), visiting Stratford-upon-Avon, lazing around in The Lake District or taking in the historic sights of London.
Will the luck o' the Irish be with you on coach holidays to Ireland? You'll soon find out as you enjoy the craic, cross the Carrick-a-Rede bridge or conquer the Giant's Causeway - and how could you forget a pint of the black & white stuff? Genius!
Don your kilt and follow the high road on UK coach holidays to Scotland. Explore enchanting Edinburgh, sample the haggis in stunning Stirling, relax by the banks of Loch Lomond and see if you can spot Nessie in Loch Ness – although you could be waiting a while!
Don't take a leek but perhaps wear a daffodil as you visit Wales on UK coach holidays. On coach tours here, check out Cardiff Castle or see a rugby match at the Millennium Stadium. Visit seaside favourite Llandudno, or if you're feeling energetic, climb mighty Mount Snowdon.