Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Bd-Gems Of The English Shires

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK10799

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

Burghley House

Oakham and Barnsdale Gardens

Historic Stamford

Foxton Locks

Boughton House - as seen in

'Les Miserables'

4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

Home Link included

PRICE FROM ? £479 per person
Plan My Trip

Monday
We depart and make our way toRockingham and our hotel for the next 4 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.

Tuesday
Today we head for historic Stamfordwhere you can explore the town and later wevisit Barnsdale Gardens, familiar to many TVviewers as home of the late Geoff Hamilton, andGardeners World.

Wednesday
We leave for Foxton where weboard ‘Vagabond’, an elegant vintage motorlaunch, for a trip on the Grand Union Canal inthe peaceful countryside. This afternoon we visitBoughton House, which in 2012 hosted the castand crew of Oscar winning film ‘Les Miserables’and was featured in several scenes.

Thursday
We drive to Burghley House wherewe have a guided tour of this house of realtreasures dating back to the time of QueenElizabeth I and the tour offers a great insightinto life in a stately home over the centuries.

Friday
After breakfast we depart for home.

Other Information

Your Hotel

The Rockingham Forest Hotel

The Rockingham Forest Hotel is pleasantly

situated just outside the pretty

Northamptonshire village of Rockingham,

just a short distance from ancient

Rockingham Castle.

All bedrooms are en suite, and have satellite

TV, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee

making facilities. The hotel does not have a

lift as all bedrooms are ground and first floor

only.

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