Golden Age Of The 1950'S Blackpool
5 Day - Tour Number - AW1046
Re-live the ‘Golden Age’ of the 50’s and hear more about this hotel’s past and its prestigious guests and visitors during this decade.
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 Morning departure for the journey north and to the seaside town of Blackpool for a four night stay.
Day 2 Today travel to Liverpool and you will visit the famous Liverpool Cathedral, with the world’s highest and widest Gothic arches, the tallest tower, the world’s highest and heaviest peal of bells and the UK’s largest, most magnificent organ. You will be amazed by this wonderful building. Afterwards you will have a River Explorer Cruise – take the ferry ‘cross the Mersey’ and see one of the greatest waterfronts in the world. Then you will have some free time to explore before returning to the hotel.
Day 3 A free day to explore, take a stroll along the famous promenade and visit one of the piers. Jump on a tram and take a ride along the Fylde Coast to Fleetwood. Enjoy the many attractions including the Tower – step into the sensationally stylish Tower Ballroom and prepare to be lost in a world of elegant charm and refined beauty.
Day 4 A scenic excursion takes you first to the Pendle Heritage Centre, with its museum on Pendle life focusing the 1600’s, The Pendle Witches and the Quakers. Enjoy a coffee in the tea room overlooking a restored walled garden. The journey continues by way of Horton in Ribblesdale and you will see the famous Ribblehead Viaduct with its twenty-four magnificent arches spanning the floor of the Pennines, travel past Ingleton to Morecambe and back to the hotel.
Day 5 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.
Included in costIncluded in cost
- Coach travel
- 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- tea/coffee & cake on arrival
- a themed dinner on two evenings
- history of the Imperial Hotel talk & slideshow
- DRINKS INCLUSIVE – from 6pm to midnight each evening Including draught beer, lager, cider, soft drinks, wine by the glass, selected spirits, vermouth and tea/coffee
- cruise on the Mersey
ImagesHorton In Ribblesdale by John S Turner Back to top
Your Holiday Hotel The Imperial Hotel
Located on Blackpool’s North Promenade, this historic Victorian 4 star hotel is within walking distance of the town’s main attractions and has spectacular views of the sea. All bedrooms are ensuite with TV, hairdryer, WiFi, work station, seating area and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar, lounge, restaurant.
Single room supplement £100
Holiday insurance £18.00 (70 years and over £28.00)Back to top