The Garden Of England
The historic county of Kent is renowned for its rural beauty and historically known as the 'Garden of England'. With beautiful countryside and full of history, Kent's title is actually down to its wealth of hop, fruit-growing and flowers gardens located throughout the county.
Holiday Inn Ashford North ***
A country setting En-suite bedrooms Hairdryer Complimentary toiletries Air conditioning Flat screen television Tea, coffee-making facility Iron & ironing board Restaurant Bar Lounge Restaurant and bar set in the hotel grounds Lift. www.hiashford.com
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Travel to hotel.
Days 2 - 4
At leisure in resort plus the following excursions:Biddenden Vineyard - We visit Biddenden Vineyard where we have arranged a Ploughman's Platter and a glass of wine. After lunch, we take our guided tour of the vineyards and winery, to see how wines, traditional Kentish ciders and apple juices are produced - with time for a little tasting.Shepherd Neame Faversham Brewery - Beer, otherwise known as the 'Drink of England', has been produced in Faversham for over 850 years and the Shepherd Neame Brewery is open to visitors who wish to discover more about this proudly independent family company and its wide range of award winning beers. Take an award-winning guided tour around the Faversham Brewery site to learn about the ancient art of brewing. See brewing, fermentation and also take a tutored tasting of the beers and ales.Canterbury - We visit Canterbury, where you can experience the history and heritage, stunning architecture and world famous buildings including the magnificent Cathedral, the ancient ruins of St Augustine's Abbey and St Martin's Church which form the cities UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Executive coach travel
Dinner, bed and full English breakfast
Tea, Coffee on arrival
Entry and guided tour of Shepherd Neame Faversham Brewery and tutored tasting
Wine tasting and guided tour and Ploughman's lunch at the Biddenden vineyard
Free time at resort plus excursions as listed
Entry fees not included unless otherwise stated
21st Sep 4 nights £389 FLYER ROUTE
22nd Oct 4 nights £389 WW
Single room supplement £80