Castle Howard & York City Cruise 5 Days - Monarch
Tucked away at the foot of the Howardian Hills, is the fabulous market town of Easingwold. This attractive Georgian market town has a multitude of places to eat, shop and stay.A host of independent stores, cafes, restaurants, galleries and boutiques, all brimming with individuality will tempt you to explore further.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Full Day - Castle Howard & Helmsley
One of Yorkshire’s grandest houses, the construction of Castle Howard took nearly a full century./nThe grand house was extensively restored following a fire in 1940./nThe house and its extensive gardens offer many elegant and dramatic scenes to delight the eye. /nHelmsley is a charming small town with a variety of interesting shops and cafes./nThe main sight is the ruined Helmsley Castle and adjoining walled garden (entry fees apply)./n
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
Day 4 - Full Day - York with City Cruise
York's medieval walls were built by Henry III around 1220. Some stretches can be walked on today (steep stairs)./nYork's Minster (entry fee applies) is the largest medieval cathedral in England - it took over 250 years to complete. /nThere are museums of Roman, Viking and medieval history (charges apply), as well as many interesting shops in "The Shambles"./nWe enjoy an entertaining and informative cruise on the River Ouse, through the heart of the city./nAs we glide along the shipper provides a revealing commentary on the history of York and the peoples who have lived in the city. (boat fare included in tour cost)./n
Day 5 - Return Travel
Coach holidays to Bridlington just got more exciting. New to the Leisureplex portfolio for 2019, the Monarch Hotel is situated in prime position on Bridlington's seafront. The resort's flat promenade offers a relaxing stroll into town. Guests can enjoy panoramic sea views from the restaurant and bar. Ground floor resident's lounge included. Entertainment room with dance floor. All 51 bedrooms are en-suite with Freeview TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift serves all floors apart from the 6th floor. any guest would need to negotiate 15 steps to access this floor from the fifth floor. Please ensure you submit a special requirements form if you have any mobility difficulties which may affect your holiday. Limited free car parking.