Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Gems Of The English Shires

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK6839

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach


4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

Home Link included

• Burghley House

• Oakham and Barnsdale Gardens

• Historic Stamford

• Foxton Locks

PRICE FROM ? £449 per person
Plan My Trip

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

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.

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.

We drive to Burghley House where wehave a guided tour of this treasure of a housedating back to the time of Queen Elizabeth Iand the tour offers a great insight into life in astately home over the centuries.

After breakfast we leave and head backhome.

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


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