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Blackpool Seafront Illuminations & Cabaret Nights

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI8890

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

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Located on the North-West coast of England, Blackpool is a large seaside resort on the Irish Sea, bursting with both character and atmosphere. With award-winning sandy beaches, the largest range of visitor attractions outside of London and year-round fun and excitement, Blackpool is quite rightly hailed as the seaside entertainment capital of the UK.

But if you've never been before, then you might not know what you are missing. This midweek break is the perfect opportunity to find out what all the fuss is about or, if you are going back again, to revisit your favourite haunts! Your visit will also coincide with the fabulous spectacle that is the Blackpool Illuminations. With six miles of traditional festoons, tableaux and interactive features along the Promenade, no wonder it’s commonly known as the greatest free light show on Earth!

Visit the historic Tower Ballroom or take a ride to the top of the Tower for magnificent views! Explore the famous piers, take a walk along the Promenade and sandy beaches, or get away from it all in Stanley Park. Blackpool is now home to the UK’s only surviving first generation tramway so, of course, no visit would be complete without a ride on the famous tram along the prom!

And if you want to be in the heart of the action, then there is only one place to stay in Blackpool and that is on the Promenade itself! The popular Lyndene Hotel is located right on the seafront with sweeping views across the Irish Sea. It is a short walk to the central and south piers and the Blackpool Tower and, as you'd expect from a Blackpool hotel, it is well known for its fabulous entertainment with up to four different acts each evening ranging from singers, comedians, and fantastic tribute acts.

You'll have plenty of time to explore Blackpool and we've also laid on an evening tour of the fabulous Illuminations, a visit to bustling Skipton market, plus an excursion to nearby Liverpool for you to enjoy and explore the fab city at your leisure!

An ideal choice for:

* Blackpool and seaside lovers of all ages
* Anyone curious to find out what all the fuss is about
* Anyone who loves great entertainment and fun with everything taken care of
PRICE FROM ? £299 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

Join your comfortable coach at your convenient local pick up point this morning, and head to the 'Vegas of the North' - action packed Blackpool! On arrival enjoy time to settle in to your seafront hotel and perhaps take a stroll for a breath of sea air and walk down the prom, or jump on a traditional tram for a great overview of the whole seafront. Enjoy your first evening meal then sit back and enjoy the fabulous entertainment that Blackpool and your hotel is so famous for!

Days 2 to 4

Your centrally located hotel means you are right in the heart of the action in the seaside town that rarely sleeps! So make sure you explore and enjoy every moment with a trip to the beach maybe with fish & chips, ice cream or a stick of rock, take a wander down your favourite pier, or visit the must see Blackpool Tower with its own host of attractions.

You can spend all of your time in and around Blackpool or join your INCLUDED excursions.

We head to the fabulous city of Liverpool with as much action as Blackpool and more famous faces! Enjoy free time to explore museums, galleries, attractions, great shopping, boats and the Beatles! Also enjoy a morning visit to bustling Skipton market with plenty of time to browse for bargains, and an evening tour of the greatest free light show on Earth as you see the famous Illuminations at their best!

As well as filling breakfasts and delicious dinners, your hotel offers fantastic entertainment every night too! 

Day 5

After a final hearty breakfast it is time to say farewell to Blackpool today. Board your comfortable coach for a relaxing journey home full of fun memories.

Blackpool

INCLUDED Visitor Destination

The world famous seaside resort of buzzing Blackpool offers a fabulous range of activities* for your free time in the town. Blackpool Zoo, The Model Village and the Dungeons to name a few. In the evening, why not pop into Blackpool Tower and enjoy a waltz in the ballroom? Blackpool’s charm is its defiant embrace of the seaside holiday with its wide sweep of sandy beaches, three famous piers and adrenaline packed rides, it offers a mix of thrills, fun, laughs, and relaxation. What more could you want?

* Please note some attractions and activities are seasonal so may not be available depending on the date of your visit

Blackpool Illuminations evening coach tour

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationMiles of festooned lights line the famous promenade and attract 3 million visitors every year. One of the best way to see them is on an evening coach tour, so you can see the lights in all their glory with an unobstructed view. There is also an extraordinary 3D projection show on the front of Blackpool Tower which adds to the atmosphere, and it is hardly surprising that it is known as the greatest light show on earth!

Skipton & Market

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationEnjoy a visit to the pretty market town of Skipton. As the gateway to the magnificent Yorkshire Dales, people travel the length and breadth of the country to visit this charming town with its famous 900 year old castle, romantic ruined priory and historic cobbled High Street. Skipton is endlessly rich both in history and outstanding natural beauty and a delight to explore. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday's see the town come to life with its popular market. If you like a bargain, love finding those treasures you don’t get on the high street, are partial to some delicious local produce or just love the atmosphere of a market in full swing,  Skipton Market is for you. Traders arrive in the town centre and set up stalls along each side of the wide High Street, bringing with them everything from cheeses to scarves, local meat to arts & crafts, shoes & boots to Yorkshire made blankets. Each day varies, and there is a rotating set of traders, meaning no day is quite the same!

Liverpool

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationFull of history, culture and friendly people, Liverpool is the ideal destination to discover and enjoy. With a wonderful collection of museums, galleries, shopping and dining, there really is something for everyone in this fantastic city. The coach will take you to the historic Albert Dock complex with a great range of visitor attractions including the iconic ‘Beatles Story’. You can also take a ferry across the Mersey, browse some of the amazing shopping opportunities, or visit the historic city centre. Liverpool is a vibrant, artistic city full of life waiting for you to explore.

Tour includes

  • 4 night hotel with English breakfast and evening meals
  • Entertainment at the hotel every evening
  • Lots of free time to explore Blackpool
  • Excursion to Liverpool
  • Excursion to Skipton Market
  • Evening tour of the Illuminations
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
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Accommodation

Lyndene Hotel Blackpool

The 3* Lyndene has a prime location on Blackpool's glorious seafront. With sweeping views across the Irish Sea with incomparable sunsets and people-watching, it offers all the amenities to make your stay perfect, from comfortable and social lounges and a fantastic bar stocked with your favourite tipple. It is renowned for fabulous top-quality entertainment every single night of the year with up to four different acts each evening ranging from singers, comedians, and fantastic tribute acts. A team of chefs prepare home-from-home traditional cuisine, using fresh local produce. With classic-style décor, the spacious bedrooms are equipped with all you need for a relaxing stay with flat-screen TV and laptop-sized safe plus tea and coffee making facilities. The private bathroom is equipped with a hairdryer and free toiletries.

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