Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Gold Durham, Richmond & The Delightful Dales

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK10780

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Luxury Coach

Holiday Highlights

• 4 nights stay with dinner, bed & breakfast

• Home Link included

• Historic city of Durham

  • Historic Richmond

    • Bowes Museum and The Silver Swan

    Barnard Castle & Bowes Museum

    Swaledale & Wensleydale

  • PRICE FROM ? £514 per person
    Plan My Trip

    We depart and make our way to thenortheast and arriving late afternoon for thenext 4 nights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.

    This morning we drive north to thehistoric city of Durham, well known for its hugecathedral which sits overlooking the rest of thecity and its beautiful cityscape. Maybe enjoy astroll along the riverside and perhaps obtainlunch in one of many cosy city cafes. A must visitis Durham cathedral with its great architectureand peaceful surroundings.

    We begin today and travel tonearby Richmond, a pretty town where thismorning we have time to explore and wander atleisure. You could enjoy a walk around RichmondCastle or perhaps visit the Green HowardsRegimental Museum during our stop. LeavingRichmond we head along beautiful Swaledaleand Leyburn, a thriving market town inWensleydale.

    We travel to Barnard Castle, a lovelysmall town in which you can see where Dickensimmortalised ‘Dotheboys Hall School’, visit theoldest home in the town where Oliver Cromwellsough refuge, browse around the antique shopsor just visit the castle itself, high above the Tees.We then visit Bowes Museum, just outside thetown, a majestic French-style chateau, openedin 1892.

    After breakfast we leave and begin ourjourney home.

    Other Information

    Your Hotel

    The Holiday Inn Darlington Scotch Corner is

    just a short drive from our visits and is an ideal

    base for this tour. Hotel facilities include indoor

    swimming pool and gym, bar and lounge. All

    bedrooms are en suite and have TV, telephone,

    and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel has

    a lift.

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