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Need A Summer Get Away? 😎

  Ready for a summer getaway?
Book a coach holiday with us and discover the joys of stress free travel. Our handpicked destinations offer something for everyone, from sun-soaked beaches to picturesque countryside retreats. Let us inspire your next holiday with our comfortable coaches, expert drivers and a range of exciting itineraries!     ­
Looe, Cornwall
The perfect Cornish holiday destination, offering year-round activities. Enjoy watching the fishing boats at the working port and savour delicious local fish and chips! ­

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Secret Cities
Discover the narrow medieval streets, cathedral and castle at Lincoln; the second smallest city in England – delightful Ely and famous university city of Cambridge.

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Newquay, Cornwall
Enjoy a short break in Newquay, Cornwall’s top holiday spot with stunning beaches, a charming old harbour, and scenic cliff top walks.     ­ Experience luxury with our exclusive Red Dragon tours. Perfect for anniversaries or special occasions, our hand-picked holiday experiences offer comfort and convenience with ample legroom, climate control, reading lights, and personal tables. Join our Red Dragon Loyalty Scheme for added perks! ­   ­   ­
Florence, Pisa & Lucca ­Tuscany
With its breathtaking landscapes and rich history, is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. From our base in Montecatini Terme, explore enchanting Florence, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, and Volterra. ­

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Scenic Switzerland
Enjoy wonderful authentic Swiss excursions including cheese, chocolate, a paddle steamer cruise, a ride on a cable car and journey aboard the Belle Epoque Train with spectacular lake and mountain views.

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Sound Of Music – Austria
Discover the Austrian Lake District on our Sound of Music tour, exploring Salzburg, Mondsee Abbey, and Germany’s Berchtesgaden and Eagle’s Nest.     ­   ­
NEW TOUR – Taste Of Scotland
Savour culinary delights at the Winnock Hotel, enjoy afternoon tea while cruising Loch Katrine, and visit Glasgow and historic Stirling.  

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County Clare
Join us in County Clare, home to Ireland’s spectacular coastlines. Stay in Ennis, explore the Cliffs of Moher, vibrant Galway, and enjoy inclusive drinks at our hotel.

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Shetland Isles
Join us on a fascinating tour of the Shetland Isles, an archipelago with 5000 years of historic and Viking culture. Explore unique landscapes with an experienced local guide. ­   ­ Join us for a delightful coach day trip featuring visits to Buckingham Palace, the races, and more. Click on the picture above for more details! ­  
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Have you planned your trip yet? 🚍

ILFRACOMBE – CALTON HOTEL
15th July 2024, 4 Nights From £464 Per Person
The stunning North Devon Coast is a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offering a combination of golden sandy beaches, precipitous cliffs and dramatic seascapes. The largest town on the coast is Ilfracombe, blessed with a beautiful natural harbour.  

The Carlton Hotel, Ilfracombe – The Carlton Hotel is located by the Tunnels Beaches in Ilfracombe, one of the most picturesque towns in North Devon, and is a 10 minute walk from the maritime harbour and quay.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Entertainment on some evenings
North Devon Coastal tour visiting Lynton & Lynmouth
Visit to Barnstaple & Woolacombe
Free time to explore Ilfracombe at leisure

LEGOLAND WINDSOR
20th July 2024, 1 Night From £183 Per Person  
Visit Legoland Resort Windsor and experience the ultimate world of Lego adventure! Whether you are earning your very first driving licence behind the wheel of a Lego car or riding a fearsome dragon through a medieval castle, there is something for everyone to enjoy!  

Hilton London Heathrow Airport T5, London – The contemporary Hilton London Heathrow T5 is set in 13 acres of landscaped gardens and is conveniently located with routes directly into London close by.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
1 night dinner, bed and full English breakfast 
Entrance to Legoland Windsor Resort
Free time in Windsor

LONDON WEEKEND/THEATRE
20th July 2024, 1 Night From £363 per person with theatre ticket  From £229 per person without theatre ticket  
Shows – WICKED or HAMILTON Matinee Performance  

Rich with history, culture, and spectacular architecture, London offers a wealth of attractions and landmarks. Explore medieval fortresses, royal castles, lush parks, and renowned West End Theatre. London truly has something for everyone to love.  

Hilton London Metropole Hotel – The Hilton London Metropole enjoys a great central location less than a mile from Hyde Park, Oxford Street, Marble Arch and with Edgware Road tube station opposite the hotel.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
1 night bed & full English breakfast
Top price theatre ticket for Saturday matinee/evening performance (as stated)
Return coach transfers as near to theatres as possible
Free time in London

COUNTY CLARE, GALWAY & CLIFFS OF MOHER
21st July 2024, 6 Nights From £761 Per Person  
County Clare is home to some of the most spectacular and rugged coastlines in Ireland. Join us on wonderful tour staying in Ennis as we discover the dramatic Cliffs of Moher and the vibrant city of Galway as well as benefitting from inclusive drinks at our hotel.  

Treacy’s West County Hotel, Ennis – The family run West County Hotel is located on the edge of the town of Ennis and is a gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Irish Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and breakfast 
4 nights dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast 
Inclusive drinks from 6pm – 8pm each night in Ennis (as advertised locally)
Marvel at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher
Entrance to the award-winning Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre
Tour and tasting of Irish salmon at the Burren Smokehouse
Discover the vibrant city of Galway
Explore the quaint town of Bunratty
Free day at leisure in Ennis

KRAKOW & AUSCHWITZ
23rd July 2024, 9 Nights From £1399 Per Person ­
Discover the breath-taking city of Kraków on our fantastic new tour as we explore the Old Town, Wawel Royal Castle and the 4 hectare Main Market Square with its 16th century Renaissance Cloth Hall. During our time we’ll leave the city to visit the Wieliczka Salt Mines as well as making a poignant visit to Auschwitz.  

Hotel Apis, Kraków – The cosy and elegant Hotel Apis is ideally located just outside the city centre, with the Old Town a 10 minute bus ride away.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry  crossings
4 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
5 nights bed & buffet breakfast  accommodation in Kraków
Dinner at your hotel on 4 evenings in Kraków
One dinner at the Jewish restaurant Klezmer Hois
Guided city tour of Kraków
Entrance and tour of Wawel Royal Castle
Entrance and tour of Wieliczka Salt Mines
Poignant visit to Auschwitz with guided tour
Visit and tour of Schindlers Enamel Factory
Local taxes included
Services of a Tour Manager during our time in Kraków ­

FLORENCE, PISA & LUCCA
27th July 2024, 9 Nights From £1099 Per Person ­
The region of Tuscany is known for it’s breath-taking landscapes, history and is regarded as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. Staying in the spa town of Montecatini Terme we’ll discover enchanting Florence, Pisa, medieval Lucca, historic San Gimignano and Volterra.  

Hotel Tuscany Inn, Montecatini Terme – The modern Hotel Tuscany Inn is a welcoming hotel located just a stones throw from Montecatini Centro, with the highlights of Tuscany within easy reach.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short Sea ferry crossings
4 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
5 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast  (choice of starter & main course, set menu on arrival day)
Welcome drink
Traditional Tuscan evening meal on one evening
Salad buffet with all evening meals
Return train ticket to Florence
3 hour guided tour of Florence
Admire the iconic landmarks in Florence
Guided tour of Pisa
See the famous Leaning Tower
Guided tour of Lucca
Marvel at well preserved Lucca
Full day escort to San Gimignano & Volterra
Visit to a traditional alabaster workshop
Headsets throughout the tour in Italy
Free time in resort ­

LINCOLNSHIRE & YORKSHIRE BY WATER
29th July 2024, 4 Nights From £469 Per Person  
Based in Lincolnshire our fantastic holiday features a leisurely cruise in medieval York, a relaxing canal cruise in Lincoln, entrance to magnificent Lincoln Castle as well as a day at the seaside as we visit the popular resort of Skegness.  

Forest Pines Hotel Spa & Golf Resort, Broughton – Sitting on 190 acres of Lincolnshire woodland, the Forest Pines Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort makes you feel as if you have walked into a resort.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast (menu choice) 
Porterage
Discover medieval York
Enjoy a leisurely cruise in York
Explore magnificent Lincoln Castle
Relaxing guided canal cruise in Lincoln
Enjoy a day at the seaside in Skegness

NORTHERN LAKES EXPLORER
21st July 2024, 4 Nights From £621 Per Person  
The Lake District is simply stunning. From our base in Penrith we’ll enjoy cruises on both Ullswater and Derwentwater, visits to Keswick, Ambleside and quaint Grasmere as well as visiting stunning Dalemain Mansion and Gardens.  

North Lakes Hotel & Spa, Penrith – The modern North Lakes Hotel & Spa is a bright, stylish hotel with the centre of Penrith a 15 minute walk away.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast (choice menu) 
Tea/coffee after dinner
One hour cruise on beautiful Ullswater
Entrance to Dalemain Mansion & Gardens
Explore the market town of Keswick
Relaxing cruise on Derwentwater
Discover the bustling town of Ambleside
Visit the quaint village of Grasmere

ROYAL WELSH SHOW – DAY TRIP
24th & 25th July 2024 (COACH ONLY) From £25 Per Person  
The Royal Welsh Show – Is one of the most prestigious events of its type in Europe, and brings together the farming industry and rural community in a celebration of the best of British agriculture with a unique and very special ‘Welsh’ flavour.  

NEW Summer Tour – AUSTRIAN ALL INCLUSIVE
31st July 2024, 7 Nights From £999 Per Person    
Our new summer tour to Zell am Ziller offers great value with unlimited drinks, a packed lunch and coffee & cake daily with visits to Innsbruck, Rattenberg and Kitzbűhel as well as a scenic boat cruise on Lake Achen and tastings of local delicacies.  

Hotel Kirchenwirt, Zell am Ziller – The welcoming Hotel Kirchenwirt is located in the centre of Zell am Ziller, a picturesque town in the Ziller Valley, with amenities close by..  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry  crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast in Zell am Ziller
Packed lunch from the breakfast buffet daily
Unlimited drinks from 10am – 10pm (non alcoholic drinks, draft beer, red & white wine)
Coffee & cake each afternoon in Zell am Ziller
Guided tour of Innsbruck, the capital of the Tyrol
Visit to the Swarovski Worlds Store in Innsbruck with small gift
Discover the medieval town of Rattenberg
Enjoy an apple strudel demonstration in Rattenberg
Scenic boat cruise on Lake Achen
Enjoy a traditional Kaiserchmarrn, a light traditional caramelized pancake
Scenic drive through the Wilder Kaiser mountains
Discover the famous alpine ski resort of Kitzbűhel
Visit to a Tyrolean organic farm with tasting of cheese & schnapps
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Our Favourites and Top Breaks for Summer 2024 🌞

Check out our top Summer destinations, best sellers, and popular UK short breaks below.
Explore the perfect getaway options!

NEWQUAY ­
Cornwall’s premier holiday destination which boasts some of the finest coastline and beaches in the UK. Explore the old harbour, enjoy wonderful cliff top walks or simply enjoy one of the eleven magnificent sandy beaches. ­

ITALY
Discover the charm of Italy with its diverse and stunning landscapes, world-renowned art treasures, delightful climate, and mouth-watering cuisine. It’s a destination you’ll want to visit again and again.

IRELAND
The “Emerald Isle” is renowned for its lush landscape, untamed coast line and rolling green hills which are dotted with castles and ancient sites, there is always something to do and always something to see.
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YORK
Explore the historic city of York, where medieval architecture, vibrant cultural heritage, and charming cobblestone streets create an unforgettable experience.

EUROPEAN RIVER CRUISES
A river cruise with A-ROSA is like no other. Explore the rivers, cities, towns and villages of Europe and experience the difference. ­

FALMOUTH
Falmouth boasts a wide sweeping seafront with sea views and great beaches as well as plenty of attractions and shops to explore.

ISLE OF MAN
The Isle of Man boasts beautiful countryside and a wonderful coastline of beaches and hidden coves. From our base in the seafront ‘capital’ Douglas, we’ll discover the best that this unique island has to offer.

DISNEYLAND PARIS
Release your inner child and book a holiday for the family to Disneyland® Paris. Endless family magic awaits at a place where imagination is unlimited and memories are made together.

LLANDUDNO
Bringing together a lively mix of fun and entertainment. Its long crescent promenade, wide shopping streets, sweeping sands and wealth of family attractions make it a perfect destination for a holiday. ­

LIVERPOOL
Discover the dynamic city of Liverpool, where rich maritime history, iconic music heritage, and a lively arts scene converge to offer an exciting and memorable visit.

CHRISTMAS MARKETS
These breaks are perfect for those wanting to get into the festive spirit, finish their Christmas shopping, explore beautiful Christmas market stalls and celebrate Christmas that little bit earlier.

TORQUAY
Explore the charming coastal town of Torquay, UK, known for its stunning beaches, picturesque harbours, and vibrant seaside atmosphere in the heart of the English Riviera..
We’ve received fantastic reviews for the Nethway Hotel in Torquay recently, such as this one:
“Lovely hotel, amazing owners, and staff. Had a fabulous time! Thanks, Edwards Coaches.”
Don’t miss out on a great deal to the lovely English Riviera.  
Nethway Hotel, Torquay – Nestled in peaceful gardens with stunning sea views, the Nethway Hotel offers a warm welcome and is just a 5-minute walk from the seafront and town centre.
15th July 2024, 4 Nights From £345 Per Person  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast
Entertainment on 2 nightsVisit the traditional resort of Paignton
Explore the colourful fishing port of Brixham
Discover the attractive city of Exeter
Free time to explore Torquay at leisure­