Wonders Of Worcester
5 Days - Tour Number - AW1041
Based in a city best known for its magnificent Cathedral but is also famous for the world renowned Worcester Porcelain, the piquant Worcestershire Sauce and the most picturesque cricket ground in the country.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Itinerary© National Trust Images / Chris Lacey
Day 1 Morning departure for the journey heading to Worcester with a stop at Bourton-on-the-Water, a village in the rural Cotswolds area, straddling the River Windrush and known for its low bridges and traditional houses. Then on to the hotel for a four night stay.
Day 2 A free day to explore Worcester, with its heritage centre, museums and galleries. Visit the wonderful cathedral and the museum of Royal Worcester which holds the largest collection of Worcester porcelain in the world.
Day 3 Today you will travel to Bridgnorth and board the Severn Valley Railway for a journey through some breath-taking scenery, charming towns and villages to Kidderminster. Rejoin the coach for the short distance to the town to obtain some lunch before visiting Kidderminster Carpet Museum. You will have a guided tour of the museum and see a handloom demonstration and talk about Kidderminster’s fascinating history.
Day 4 An excursion to Hanbury Hall and Gardens and discover the truths behind Queen Anne’s reign as a monarch and stroll round the restored George London formal gardens. You will then travel the short distance to the Jinny Ring Craft Centre where you will find a wide range of crafts people working, a large quirky gift shop and artist gallery. A farmhouse restaurant, lovely gardens and duck ponds and views across the Malvern Hill.
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 Hanbury Hall & Gardens
- visit to Jinny Ring Craft Centre
- single journey train ride
- guided tour of Kidderminster Carpet Museum
Images© Severn Valley Railway
Images©VisitBritain/Julian Elliott Back to top
Your Holiday Hotel Worcester Whitehouse Hotel
Located right in the heart of the historic city centre of Worcester, this hotel offers quintessential English charm with modern convenience. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar, restaurant, indoor swimming pool, steam room, hot tub/Jacuzzi, sauna and gym.
Single room supplement £100.00
Holiday insurance £18.00 (70 years and over £29.00)Back to top