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Norfolk Broads And Sandringham

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TANG4264

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

5 day - Tour number AB4025

Discover Norfolk with a cruise on the Broads, a visit to a stately home, and a boat trip to see seals and birds.

PRICE FROM ? £499 per person
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Itinerary

Included in cost

Included in cost
  • Coach travel
  • 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
  • tea/coffee on arrival
  • entrance to Sandringham House & Gardens
  • cruise on the Broads
  • Blakeney Point boat trip


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Sandringham House & Gardens

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Cromer Pier - Christine Mathews

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Blakeney Sealy/Rictor Norton & David Allen-flickr

Itinerary

Day 1 Morning departure to the attractive town of Newmarket for a visit before travelling to Norwich and the hotel for a four night stay.

Day 2 A visit to Sandringham House and Gardens, the much-loved country retreat of 'the late Queen', which has been the private home of four generations of British monarchs since 1862. The house is set in 24 hectares of stunning gardens, perhaps the most famous stately home in Norfolk, and is at the heart of the estate. 
**Due to the colosure of Sandrigham in July Day 2 of the July tour will be as follows:
Day 2
A visit to Holkham Hall, nestled on the north Norfolk coast and seat of the Earl of Leicester. The Marble Hall leads to opulent state rooms where you can admire paintings by the Old Masters, such as Rubens, Van Dyck, Poussin and Gainsborough. Step through the Venetian gates and explore the tranquil and enchanting walled garden dating back to the late 1700s or if you fancy a stroll, there is over 3,000 acres of parkland to enjoy. 

Day 3 Today you will travel to the Victorian town of Cromer, perched on the very edge of the north Norfolk coast and famous for its tasty crabs, wide open beaches and a traditional pier. Time to explore, shop and try a crab sandwich. Afterwards you will travel along the coast to Sheringham and to Morston Quay. After a short boat ride, with local information provided by the crew, you will arrive at the seals. They are usually basking on the sandbanks at the far end of Blakeney Point. You should always see some seals - the question is: “How many”. Subject to tides the boat may land at Blakeney Point for a closer look of the seals, and also the many birds that live here too.

Day 4 A day tour takes you first to Norwich with over 1,500 historic buildings and two cathedrals for some free time before travelling into the Broads National Park, and to Wroxham where we have included a two hour cruise on the picturesque Broads. 

Day 5 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey. Back to top

Accommodation

Your holiday hotel Holiday Inn Norwich (Ipswich Road)

The hotel is located just 2.5 miles south from Norwich city centre and an ideal base to explore the surrounding area. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, telephone, WiFi, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, complimentary toiletries and tea/coffee making facilities. Restaurant, bar/lounge, open lobby, gardens, indoor pool and fitness centre.

NB: No lift but some ground floor rooms available on request.

Single room supplement £140


Holiday insurance £24.50 (70 years and over £44.00)

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