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Folkestone & Canterbury – Turkey & Tinsel

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TJUS9469

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

Festive UK 2024 - 5 Days

PRICE FROM ? £249 per person
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Itinerary

Description

It’s time to Jingle All the Way to Folkestone and enjoy some pre-Christmas festivities at our fabulous hotel! With plenty of delicious Christmas food, a 2 for 1 bar offer and entertainment throughout our stay – we can be certain of a fantastic five days away!  Plus, a lovely sightseeing itinerary, including excursions to the beautiful cathedral cities of Canterbury and Rochester – It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Itinerary (Coach)

Day 1

After joining the coach, we make our way to our hotel and check in.

Day 2 – Canterbury

Today we visit the spellbinding city of Canterbury, home to the oldest cathedral in England, dating back to Norman times. There is plenty to explore within the city’s medieval walls, from quaint cobbled lanes and timber-framed buildings to a bustling shopping centre.

Day 3 – Optional excursion to Sandwich – £11pp (half day)

The charming town of Sandwich lies on the pretty River Stour in Kent and was once one of the Cinque Ports. With a preserved centre dotted with original buildings such as several listed public houses, the town provides a unique taste of medieval England. Stroll through the narrow winding streets or enjoy the walk along the old town walls, one of the most complete defensive circuits of any English medieval town.

Day 4 – Rochester

We head to enchanting and historic Rochester. Boasting ancient buildings including an imposing castle and magnificent cathedral, the town was also a favourite of Charles Dickens who based many of his novels in the area.

Day 5

After breakfast, we check out of our hotel and head for home.

Coach Bullets

  • Return coach travel
  • 4 nights at the Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkestone (JG2 rating) with dinner & breakfast (includes traditional ‘Christmas’ dinner)
  • 2 for 1bar (6pm-9pm) on selected drinks
  • After-dinner tea and coffee
  • Light entertainment every evening
  • Excursions to Canterbury & Rochester

Optional excursion to Sandwich (£11pp)

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  • 4 nights at the Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkestone (JG2 rating) with dinner & breakfast (includes traditional ‘Christmas’ dinner)
  • Light entertainment every evening
  • Excursions to Canterbury & Rochester

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JG2

Hotels with a JG2 rating are a mixture of larger hotels and privately owned properties. Décor and furnishings may be simple but are clean and well maintained. All bedrooms have en-suite facilities, TV and may have tea/coffee making facilities. Food may be buffet style in some of the larger hotels. Services may be limited but efficient.

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Accommodation

Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkestone (JG2 rating)

The Grand Burstin Hotel is best known for its location, right next to Folkestone’s harbour and seafront. Simple yet comfortable throughout, all rooms have en-suite facilities and there is also a leisure club with a heated pool, gym and sauna (small charge applies). All meals are buffet style.

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