Journeys Through Yorkshire
5 Days Half Board by Coach & Rail
This new holiday for 2019, based in the centre of metropolitan Leeds, takes us on journeys by rail across the famous North York Moors, along the wonderful Settle to Carlisle route and a gentle jaunt through the Worth Valley.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Times (in local time) are as follows, but are subject to change:
Depart Kings Cross 13.35 | Return Kings Cross 13.58
First Class: Kings Cross to Leeds Return £99 per person
Please ask for details at the time of booking
Monday: Join your Tour Manager at London Kings Cross Station for the early afternoon service to Leeds. On arrival we transfer to the Cosmopolitan Hotel for four nights.
Tuesday: A gentle walk to Leeds Station to join the local service to Keighley. From here we board the Keighley & Worth Valley Steam Railway to Haworth, with free time to explore the home village of the famous Bronte Sisters, before completing the return journey to Keighley and onwards to Leeds.
Wednesday: A magical day today as we head to Leeds Station to experience one of the finest journeys by rail in England as we travel along the famous Settle to Carlisle rail route, through the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and across the spectacular Ribblehead Viaduct to reach Carlisle.
Thursday: By coach to Pickering to join the North York Moors Railway as it travels across the wild moorlands to the picturesque harbour town of Whitby. After time at leisure we return by coach to Leeds.
Friday: A leisurely start before joining the late morning service back to Kings Cross.
Cosmopolitan Hotel, Leeds
A Grand UK favourite for many years the Cosmopolitan is just 350 metres from Leeds Railway Station and just metres from the main shopping streets of Leeds.
★★★ (AA) • Lounge, bar, restaurant • En-suite bedrooms • Free Wi-fi • Lift
Everything included - Holidays by Train
- All rail travel in standard class
- Hotel accommodation as stated with dinner, bed and breakfast from dinner on the day of arrival to breakfast on the day of departure
- Itinerary, admissions and local transfers as stated
- The services of the Grand UK Tour Manager