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Longleat Festival Of Light & Gloucester Quays Christmas Market

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI3530

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

2 days

2019 - Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre - 2 Days - (OMZ2053)

Amazing festive Illuminations bring the festive season alive and a Christmas market tops off the whole weekend!

Kids go for just £79*

Join us on this popular festive short break to the amazing Festival of Light at Longleat. This wonderful spectacle 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. You'll also go to Gloucester Quay’s award-winning Christmas Market - now the largest free-entry Christmas Market in the South West. 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.

* When under 12 years old and sharing with 2 adults. Limited number of family rooms available, so please book early 

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 breakfast we make our way to Bath, one of our most historic and beautiful cities and in full festive swing with its fabulous Christmas Market. Rejoin the coach late afternoon for your journey back home, arriving in the early evening.

 

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 Christmas Market

Gloucester Quay’s award-winning 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

* Kids go for just £79 when under 12 years old and sharing with 2 adults. Limited number of family rooms available, so please book early 

Pickups

This tour picks up at the following points:

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

Don't see your pickup? Don't worry, we have a great fixed rate transfer with Premier Taxi's . Check out the details here.

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

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. We recommend Travel Insurance for this holiday. If you do not already have cover, please contact 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.

THIS TOUR

Please note, some animals are kept in the enclosures at Longleat during the Festival of Light.

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