Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Gold Bells And Gems Of The English Shires

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK6840

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Luxury Coach

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

• Ride around Rutland Water

• Visit to Barnsdale Gardens

• A cruise on the Grand Union Canal

• Visit to Boughton House

• Excursion to the Loughborough Bell Foundry

PRICE FROM ? £625 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.

During your stay
A ride around Rutland Water as we headfor historic Stamford. Take a walk aroundthe historic town – there is much to admire,from the beautiful architecture to thedelightful shops with an abundance ofcoffee shops and pubs to keep you going.• Barnsdale Gardens, familiar to many TVviewers as home of the late Geoff Hamilton,and Gardeners World.• A cruise on the Grand Union Canal, seeingthe Foxton flight of 10 locks, gently passingthrough peaceful countryside.• Visit to Boughton House which in 2012hosted the cast of the Oscar winning film‘Les Miserables’ and was featured in severalscenes.• Visit to one of England’s most historicbeloved institutions, founded in the 14thCentury - The Loughborough Bell Foundryhas been making bells for parish churchesand cathedrals alike ever since. It hascast more than 25,000 bells hung in thecathedrals, churches, universities and publicbuildings of over 100 countries.• The English town of Melton Mowbray.

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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