The Black Country And Ironbridge
5 Day - Tour No AB1126
The Black Country has been defined as ‘the area where the coal seam comes to the surface’ and this tour gives you an insight into the heritage along with a visit to Ironbridge.
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 to Telford and the hotel for a four night stay.
Day 2 Today visit Blists Hill Victorian Town Museum. It’s a living recreation of a 19th century town re-enacting life from the early 1700s to the Victorian era. Complete the day with a visit to Ironbridge to view the first cast-iron bridge and explore the town.
Day 3 Today's tour takes you to Kidderminster to board the steam train for a 16 mile scenic journey on the Severn Valley Railway, through stunning countryside to Bridgnorth. Free time on arrival before travelling back to the hotel by coach.
Day 4 Travel to the Black Country Living Museum, one of the most extraordinary open-air museums in the UK, offering a glimpse into 300 years of history like no other. Set in 26 acres, discover the story of the industrial revolution and the Black Country folk who changed the world. Also popular TV series ‘Peaky Blinders’ was filmed here.
Day 5 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.
Included In CostIncluded in Cost
● Coach travel
● 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
● entrance to Blists Hill Victorian Town Museum
● single steam train ride
● entrance to Black Country Living Museum
ImagesIronbridge courtesy of VisitEngland
ImagesCourtesy of Blists Hill Back to top
Your Holiday Hotel Telford Whitehouse Hotel
Located in the heart of Shropshire and only 15 minutes from the medieval town of Shrewsbury. All bedrooms en-suite with power shower, TV, hairdryer, safe, ironing centre, trouser press and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar, restaurant. Lounge/TV area, indoor pool, hot tub, Jacuzzi and fitness room.
Single room supplement £60
Holiday insurance £21.50 (70 years and over £34.00)