3 DAY - Tour Number - AW1058
Enjoy stunning scenery in the Cotswolds, as well as visiting Worcester and Gloucester. To enhance your tour we have included visits to two of the regions gardens which display an abundance of snowdrops.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
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- Coach travel
- 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- entrance to Colesbourne Park
- entrance to Painswick Gardens
Day 1 Morning departure for the journey into the Cotswolds, by way of Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water for free time before continuing to the hotel in Gloucester for a two night stay.
Day 2 Today you will visit the delightful cathedral city of Gloucester where you will have chance to explore and discover some of the history, also time for lunch before departing for Painswick Rococo Garden, the country’s sole surviving complete Rococo garden. Designed in the 1740’s as a fanciful pleasure garden for Benjamin Hyett and his guests, this hidden valley offers spectacular views of the surrounding countryside with intriguing garden buildings.
NB: Garden is built in a valley, some paths are both steep and uneven and may not be suitable for passengers with walking difficulties.
Day 3 After breakfast, depart the hotel and head for Worcester, best known for its magnificent cathedral and for the world renowned Worcester Porcelain. Free time to explore before heading to Colesbourne Park, recognised as ‘England’s Greatest Snowdrop Garden’ by Country Life. Time to meander amongst the snowdrops before departing at 16.00 hours for the homeward journey.
NB: Snowdrops are subject to weather conditions.Back to top
Hotel Hallmark Hotel Gloucester
The hotel is located at Robinswood Hill, near Gloucester and an ideal location for exploring the Cotswolds. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, hairdryer, iron/board and tea/coffee making facilities. Bar, lounge, restaurant, pool, sauna, steam room and gymnasium. NB.The hotel does not have a lift.
Single room supplement £30
Holiday insurance £13.50 (70 years and over £22.50)Back to top