Emmerdale Village Tour & Itv Coronation Street Experience Weekend
This action packed weekend tour is the ultimate treat for soap fans offering the opportunity to become a part of the drama and discover the magic that lies at the heart of two of ITV’s iconic, longstanding television series! If you are a fan of Emmerdale and Coronation Street, experience a real thrill visiting the iconic sights and sets that will be so familiar to you!
Head to the Yorkshire Dales for an unforgettable experience taking you behind the scenes of Emmerdale, offering a fascinating insight into one of Britain’s most iconic TV shows. Walk in the footsteps of some of TV's favourite characters as you explore the beautiful countryside setting of one of the UK's favourite soaps.
The ITV Coronation Street Experience is a unique chance to step on to the largest working production stage in the country and grab a photo opportunity outside the Rovers Return, Roys Rolls, Underworld and The Kabin! Wander through Weatherfield as you take a trip down the cobbles of the nation’s most famous street. Discover the hidden world that lies behind the camera lens.
As if this wasn't enough you also have some time to explore Leeds, the unofficial capital of Yorkshire, bursting with life and cultural energy.
Your comfortable hotel gives you a great base to relax and enjoy your included breakfasts and evening meals, so you are ready for all of the action on this fun packed short break!
An ideal choice for:
* Fans of great British TV series
* Friends and family looking for a unique experience
* Anyone looking for a fun packed amazing short break!
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Join your coach this morning and relax on board as we make our way to Yorkshire with suitable stops on the way. Arrive at your comfortable hotel where there will be time to settle in before your included evening meal.
After a tasty breakfast this morning head for one of the highlights of your break as you experience the Emmerdale Village Tour with a chance to walk in the footsteps of your favourite characters in the most familiar of locations. Enjoy a 90-minute guided tour of the actual village where all the exterior filming is done, see full-scale set reconstructions, and learn how Emmerdale’s characters and stories are brought to life so sensationally for the television screen. Have your picture taken outside the Woolpack, stand where all of your favourite cast members have stood, and witness the Emmerdale Village for real!
We will also include free time today in the bustling city of Leeds. Perhaps take time to browse the fantastic shopping opportunities at places such as The Victoria Quarter or Trinity Leeds or visit the nearby Royal Armouries Museum which houses over 75,000 world-renowned examples of the UK's national collection of arms and armour - and as part of our heritage it's also free to enter.
Return to your hotel this evening with time to relax before your included evening meal. Maybe enjoy a drink in the bar to share stories about your amazing day!
Day 3After a final hearty breakfast, say farewell to your hotel this morning as we head for Salford and MediaCityUK to discover the stories behind life on the Nation’s favourite street as you go behind the scenes and walk the cobbles at ITV Coronation Street Experience. On this 90 minute guided tour, you will have the chance to explore the outdoor sets that are so familiar and the live production lot where the show is filmed. The Visitor Centre is home to a café, ITV Shop and exhibition. This is a unique chance to step on to the largest working television set in the country!
Rejoin your coach and head for home as you relax on board and think of all the wonderful memories you have made.
- 2 nights' hotel with breakfast & dinner
- Free time in Leeds
- Emmerdale Village guided tour
- Admission to ITV Coronation Street Experience
- Direct Coach Travel
- Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
Emmerdale Village TourINCLUDED Visitor DestinationExplore the stunning Emmerdale Village as you visit the outdoor set where episodes of your favourite soap are brought to life. Home to the stars of Emmerdale during the week, our exclusive weekend tours will give you the chance to experience the drama for yourself. Due to the closed set location, your journey will begin as you board a complimentary coach transfer which will transport you to a secure area located within the Harewood Estate. You’ll then embark on a 90 minute, fully guided, outside walking tour where you’ll explore the village and see exterior sets of The Woolpack, Café Mainstreet, David’s Shop and many more - with plenty of time to take plenty of pictures. There is then chance to purchase snacks, refreshments and souvenirs before boarding the coach back to your starting point.
Please note: the Emmerdale Village Tour is an outside walking tour with uneven surfaces and some hilly areas.
ITV Coronation Street ExperienceINCLUDED Visitor Destination
Step into over 60 years of drama at The Coronation Street Experience!
Step onto the street as you join expert tour guides for a 90-minute tour around the biggest TV production set of its kind before visiting the brand-new centre to see inside Roy’s Rolls and The Rovers Return, iconic props, and costumes from the nation’s favourite street.
The ITV Coronation Street Experience, gives you the chance to explore the sensational outdoor set at MediaCityUK, Manchester, the live working production set where the show is filmed.
You’ll get access externally to all of the street’s most recognisable places. Stroll past the Roy’s Rolls Café or check out Kev’s car shop, Webster’s Auto Centre. Wander past The Kabin, see the most action-packed pub in the North West, The Rovers Return and even Weatherfield North as you explore Coronation Streets’ famous cobbles. Recall stories from yesteryear, hear filming secrets and follow the footsteps of your favourite cast members, just hours after they've finished filming scenes!
Take a piece of Corrie home and explore the extensive collection of Coronation Street merchandise. A treasure trove of delights and mementos, from Roy’s Rolls aprons, mugs, jigsaw puzzles, and tote bags adorned with iconic quotes, you’ll find something to suit every Corrie fan.
This is the perfect attraction for any fan of the soap and a hugely entertaining day out.
Please note: As this is a live working set, some areas may occasionally be closed to tours, due to ongoing production.
LeedsINCLUDED Visitor DestinationThe unofficial capital of Yorkshire, Leeds is a city at the heart of the action, bursting with life and cultural energy. A vibrant creative community, with award-winning national theatre and dance companies, a world-class arena, and a thriving independent food scene you won’t find anywhere else. A renowned retail destination, where big brands meet Victorian arcades, and a welcoming host for international sporting events, colourful carnivals, and a packed calendar of festivals and events. A skyline filled with breath-taking architecture, Leeds is packed with inspiring experiences. From historic attractions that draw the crowds, to undiscovered gems beloved by locals. Grand houses, and beautiful buildings. Towering murals, and exclusive art collections. Theatres, galleries, museums and more. The city is also home to one of Britain's national collection of arms and armour, the Royal Armouries Museum houses a world-renowned collection of over 75,000 objects. Back to top
Holiday Inn Leeds BrighouseThe Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse is conveniently located just off the M62 with countryside views. The hotel bar and lounge area provides an informal and relaxed space to unwind. Bright, modern bedrooms are all well equipped with en-suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities, flat Screen TV with Freeview, hairdryer and iron and ironing board plus there is Wifi throughout. There is a Health Club with swimming pool, spa pool, sauna, and steam room plus a fully equipped gym. The hotel does not have a lift but ground floor rooms are available on request.
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