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2021 - Longleat Festival Of Light & Gloucester Quays

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI3824

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

2 days

2021 - Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre - 2 Days - (CUADK))

Amazing Festive Light Display

Join  us on this popular festive family short break to Gloucester Quays and it's legendary Victorian Christmas Market and the ever-popular Festival of Light at Longleat. This wonderful spectcaular lights up the House at Longleat and surrounding gardens in a blaze of festive light and fun. There is fun and adventure for children of all ages and this is a great option for those looking for something a little different.

 

PRICE FROM ? £109 per person
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Itinerary

Accommodation

Holiday Inn Express Swindon Centre

A modern hotel near the train station in central Swindon, with breakfast included and free WIFI
Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre hotel is in the centre of town and a quick walk from restaurants and bars, as well as shopping at the McArthur Glen Designer Outlets.

Itinerary

Day 1

After joining the coach, we head towards Longleat. We'll aim to arrive in the early afternoon and enjoy the safari tour of the park before also indulging in the Festival of Light. We will then head on in the early evening to our hotel in for the night.

Day 2

After a good night's sleep and a hearty breakfast we make our way to Gloucester Quays and it's Victorian Christmas Market, arriving late morning. Enjoy time shopping and enjoying the other facilities before rejoining our coach in the late afternoon for the return journey back home.

Excursions

Longleat Festival of Light

The ever-popular Festival of Light lights up the House at Longleat and surrounding gardens in a blaze of festive light and fun.

It is the UK's original and biggest lantern festival featuring hundreds of breathtaking illuminated lanterns set in over 30 acres of gorgeous 'Capability Brown' landscaped grounds. 

Longleat invties you to join them on this thrilling odyssey, discovering epic stories from around the world. From the gods and magical beings of ancient Greece, to heroic tales of British Folklore and the legendary Kraken, a colossal sea monster lurking in the depths of Longleat's Half Mile Lake.

This seasonal lantern spectacle is enhanced by festive favourites such as the 20 metre Enchanted Christmas Tree Show, Longleat House itself fully dressed for Christmas and the much-loved Santa Train along with al of Longleat's popular animal and adventure attractions. What a start to Christmas!

Gloucester Quays Victorian Christmas

Gloucester Quay’s award-winning Victorian Christmas Market is now the largest free-entry Christmas Market in the South West and in addition to the traditional stalls and entertainment, it is planned that the much-loved open-air real ice rink will also be back as the entire area is turned into a fabulous winter wonderland.

 

Includes

  • Reserved coach travel throughout
  • 1 night bed & breakfast
  • Excursion to Longleat Festival of Light
  • Visit to Gloucester Quays Christmas Market

Pickups

This tour picks up at the following points:

  • Bridgend
  • Cardiff Central
  • Cardiff West
  • Llanelli
  • Neath
  • Newport
  • Port Talbot
  • Swansea Central

Find out more about our pickups on our pickup list page here.

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Important Notes

Important Notes

OUR PRICES

Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing. Single rooms may carry a supplement. You will find what rooms and prices are available in the booking process.


TO NOTE

Holiday bookings are subject to our Terms & Conditions which you must be familiar with prior to booking. Please make sure that you also read our Important Holiday Information & Enhanced Hygiene Protocols which we update from time to time.

We recommend Travel Insurance for this holiday. If you do not already have cover, please get in touch with us.

Please be aware that coach trips can include lengthy periods of travel and always require some degree of walking. There are steps onto the coach and some hotels/venues will have steps too. Sometimes, the order of excursions can change when you are on tour. We will try not to change things, but want to make you aware that this can happen.

COVID-19 PEACE OF MIND & TRAVELLING SAFELY

It is important that you familiarise yourself with our Enhanced Hygiene Protocols booklet as this will give you a clearer picture of what to expect when you travel, what we are doing to keep you safe, and what you can do to protect yourself and those around. These Protocols are updated from time to time, so please re-check just before you travel.

Please remember that you will also need to keep up-to-date with latest government advice and requirements. 

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