Castles Of Kent
4 daysJoin us on our new 4-day package holiday to Kent where you can expect to see captivating castles, historic railways and fascinating cities. Discover the ancient treasures of Leeds Castle and Dover Castle, relax and enjoy the scenic views aboard the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway and wander the medieval streets of Canterbury.
PRICE FROM ? £369 per person
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1Morning departure from your local pickup point, we make our way to Kent arriving late afternoon with comfort stops en route.
Day 2We begin the day with a short drive to Leeds Castle. The Castle has been described as ‘the loveliest castle in the world’. Home to six queens and Henry VIII himself, the castle is now 900-years-old and offers 500-acres of beautiful parkland and gardens for you to explore. Enjoy a self guided tour of the castle before stepping out into the gardens. In the afternoon we visit nearby Canterbury. View the cathedral that dominates the centre, take a punt on the river or simply peruse the independent shops.
Day 3We start the day at Dover Castle. Learn more about the vital role Dover Castle played in two world wars at the recreated Port War Signalling Station, spot the castle's impressive defensive weaponry and be amazed at the vibrant colour and rich furnishings of the Great Tower. Afterwards we enjoy a scenic train journey on the Romney,Hythe & Dymchurch Railway.
Day 4After a leisurely breakfast, rejoin the coach for the return journey home.
- Return coach travel
- 3 nights Holiday Inn half board
- Admission to Leeds Castle and Dover Castle
- Journey on Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway
- Excursion to Canterbury, Cambridge and Saffron Waldon
- Single £69 (double room for sole occupancy)