Depart Birmingham at 09:30 and travel towards Leeds with a comfort stop on the way. First stop will be Lotherton Hall just outside of Leeds, which will have a Christmas themed decorations. Lotherton Hall is an Edwardian Mansion with some fine art collections and fashion galleries. Alongside the house is a 12th Century Chapel. Surrounding the house are Edwardian Gardens which include an aviary with an impressive array of birds. Beyond the Gardens is the Park where red deer are allowed to roam. There is an onite cafe where light lunches can be purchased.
Probably one of the most scenic journeys that you can make on mainline Railway Services is the route between Settle and Carlisle. One of the most picturesque parts is the section between Settle & Appleby. On arrival in Appleby there will be time to have a look around the village before boarding the train for the return journey to Appleby where your coach will be waiting for you.
Throughout the day you will be entertained with entertainers and stall holders dressed in Victorian Costume that transorm this village into an exciting Tableau of a bygone age. To get a flavour of what is install view a video
from a previous year
Day 4 (Monday) Leeds and Liverpool Canal
Boarding our Cruise boat at Foulridge there will be a cruise along the canal lasting approximately 2 1/2 hours. During the journey a lunch of Meat and Potato pie will be served (Vegetarian option available).
The Coach will arrive back in Birmingham in the early evening where your txi will be waiting o take you back home.
Ensuite with Shower/Tub combination (Accessible rooms with roll in showers are not available)
Hospitality Tray for tea and coffee, Iron and ironing board, Safe (fee applicable), Flat Screen Television.
Wifi standard and high speed (fee applicable)
The hotel has a lift to all floors.
There is a fitness centre including swimming pool available (some facilities will be charged). Spa treatments available during daytime
What is included in your holiday:
Door to Door Service at the beginning and end of your holiday
Half Board Accommodation at the Marriott Hollins Hotel
Admission costs: Lotherton Hall
Rail Fare on Scheduled Rail Service between Settle and Appleby.
Canal Cruise with lunch on Leeds and Liverpool Canal
Services of a tour manager throughout
To book this holiday or if you require more information please phone Caltours of Birmingham Ltd on 0121 459 7524.
A £45 non refundable deposit is required per person at the time of booking.