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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.  
  31st July 2024, 7 Nights From £999 Per Person  
NEW Summer Tour – Austrian All Inclusive   
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.

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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 nights
Visit 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

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Ready For A Summer Holiday? 😎

­     Check out our July Holidays below! ☀️ 
Plan your perfect Summer getaway with us today!  


  NEWQUAY SUMMER SPECIAL ­
7th July 2024, 3 Nights – From £294 Per Person
28th July 2024, 3 Nights – From £304 Per Person
22nd September 2024, 3 Nights – From £289 Per Person ­

Enjoy a fantastic short break to 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.  

Kilbirnie Hotel, Newquay – The Kilbirnie Hotel enjoys breath-taking views over the Atlantic Ocean and is just a short stroll into town, to the coast path or the golden sands of Newquay’s famous beaches.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
3 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Free time to explore Newquay at leisure ­


Amsterdam ­
12th July 2024, 3 Nights From £449 Per Person ­

Enjoy a fabulous short break to Amsterdam, an amazing city to visit at any time of the year. From 17th century canals to stunning architecture, the compact Dutch capital city is overflowing with world-class attractions and plenty of character. ­

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
3 nights bed & continental breakfast accommodation in Amsterdam
City tax in Amsterdam
Free time to explore Amsterdam at leisure

  STRATFORD & WARWICK
12th July 2024, 2 Nights From £224 Per Person ­

Enjoy a great summer weekend break visiting two of the most charming towns in the heart of England, medieval Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon. We’ll also enjoy a scenic drive through the Cotswolds on our journey home.  

Mercure Walton Hall Hotel & Spa, Wellesbourne near Warwick
Located just a stones throw away from Stratford-upon-Avon, the 4 star Mercure Walton Hall Hotel & Spa is a 16th century Grade II listed building with a wealth of character situated in 65 acres of private grounds  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
2 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast  
Discover medieval Warwick
Explore charming Stratford-upon-Avon
Scenic drive through the Cotswolds ­

 
HIGHCLERE CASTLE ­
8th July 2024, 1 Night From £154 Per Person ­

Experience the architectural splendour and beautiful landscaped gardens of Highclere Castle, where the popular drama series Downton Abbey was filmed. Follow in the footsteps of the aristocratic Crawley family and the servants who work with them in Edwardian England. ­

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
1 night dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation in Reading
Discover beautiful Highclere Castle
Explore historic Bath

    JERSEY BY SEA ­
20th July 2024, 6 Nights £704 Per Person ­

Located 100 miles south of the mainland, Jersey is the largest and most southerly of the British Isles, but its proximity to France gives it a wonderfully continental flavour. Jersey offers a great deal to the holiday maker with its contrasting coastline of rugged cliffs, hidden coves, fishing harbours and clear blue seas.  

Norfolk Hotel, St Helier – The Norfolk Hotel is a family run hotel and is just a few minutes walk from St Helier’s town centre, Havre de Pas beach and the beautiful Howard Davis Park.  

Highlights:
Coach transfers to and from Poole (our coach does not travel to Jersey)
Return sea crossings with Condor Ferries
Coach transfers to and from port and hotel
Porterage at our hotel *Customers have to carry own luggage through the port and to the coach, porterage is not available at the port
5 nights dinner, bed and full cooked breakfast
Entertainment most evenings
Meet and greet at the port
Services of a representative in Jersey ­

  MAJESTIC MAGGOIRE ­
21st July 2024, 7 Nights From £1249 Per Person ­

Majestic Lake Maggiore straddles both Italy and Switzerland and basks elegantly against the backdrop of the Swiss Alps. Our holiday resort of Stresa, ideally positioned by the beautiful lakeside is the perfect base from which to explore this stunning region.  

Hotel Astoria, Stresa – The Hotel Astoria is a historic four star hotel located directly on the lakeside in Stresa enjoying fantastic view across Lake Maggiore.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast (4 course meal and set menu on first evening)
Porterage at main hotel
Welcome glass of spumante on arrival in resort
Tea/coffee after dinner
Scenic boat trip to the stunning Borromean Islands
Visit beautiful Palazzo Borromeo and its elegant gardens
Excursion to Lake Orta
Scenic journey on the Lake Maggiore Express from Stresa
Journey on the Centovalli Railway to Locarno
Boat trip from Locarno to Stresa
Scenic Three Lakes tour
Discover the stylish city of Lugarno
Spend time in Como
Free time in Stresa


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. ­

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast in Penrith
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

­ 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 AND 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

 
BEAUTIFUL SOUTH COAST ­
29th July 2024, 4 Nights From £422 Per Person ­

Nestled on the beautiful South Coast, the Langstone Quays Resort is a luxury 4 star waterfront hotel only a few miles from Portsmouth. Appreciate the maritime heritage of the area as well as the charming market town of Arundel and cathedral city of Chichester. ­

  SCENIC SWITZERLAND
3rd August 2024, 7 Nights From £1275 Per Person  

Staying in the charming resort of Leysin, 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.  

Hotel Central-Residence, Leysin – The modern exterior of the Hotel Central-Residence belies a traditional Swiss interior of wooden features and furnishings.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and breakfast 
Welcome glass of wine at the overnight accommodation (each way)
5 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast (3 course buffet with 3 choices per course)
Tea/coffee after dinner in Leysin
Porterage at mainstay hotel
Welcome aperitif
Guided our of Chaplin’s World
Scenic paddle steamer cruise to Montreux (2nd class)
Discover how Gruyère cheese is made
Tour and tasting at the Cailler-Nestlé chocolate factory
Glacier 3000 cable car ride
Journey aboard the Belle Epoque Train
Free time in resort at leisure

 
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June’s Top Trips ☀️


   
Discover our June Holiday Selection below! ☀️
These curated experiences and destinations are tailored for the Summer season!   ­ 30th May 2024, 4 Nights !!!! From £543 Per Person !!!! ­
A must-do tour that we love!!!  
Devon is bursting with unique food and drink experiences, and we’ll get to try a few on our new tour based in Plymouth. Indulge in a Devon Cream Tea on a scenic cruise, savor traditional fish and chips, tour a vineyard, and taste the finest at Plymouth Gin Distillery.

The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth – The grand 19th-century Duke of Cornwall Hotel is ideally located on the fringe of Plymouth’s vibrant city center, a short stroll away from Plymouth Hoe promenade.
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights bed & full English breakfast
Dinner on 3 nights in Plymouth
Scenic cruise on the River Exe with a Devon Cream Tea  Tour of Alder Vineyard
Enjoy a tour and tasting at Plymouth Gin Distillery
Visit to Paignton
Traditional fish & chips in Paignton
Scenic drive through Dartmoor National Park
Free time in resort


CHATSWORTH & SHUGBOROUGH
6th June 2024, 4 Nights From £459 Per Person ­
Discover two fantastic stately homes as we first enjoy a visit to breath-taking Chatsworth House, referred to as the ‘Palace of the Peaks’ as well as the Shugborough Estate, a spectacular Georgian estate and the charming towns of Bakewell and Stafford. ­
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation near Derby
Entrance to Chatsworth House & Gardens
Visit Bakewell, famous for its tart
Discover Shugborough Estate
Explore the market town of Stafford
Free time in resort

  EASTBOURNE ­
10th June 2024, 4 Nights – From £407 Per Person  
The elegant seaside resort of Eastbourne has five miles of unspoilt beaches and palm tree lined promenade with exquisite floral and garden displays.  
Afton Hotel – The welcoming Afton Hotel is situated opposite the pier and carpet gardens with the promenades and shopping centre a short, level walk away.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Entertainment on some evenings at selected hotels
Excursion to elegant Brighton
Visit the ancient town of Rye
Free time to explore Eastbourne at leisure   ­

  REGAL SCOTLAND ­
13th June 2024, 4 Nights From £677 Per Person ­
Explore some of Scotland’s great castles, lochs, gardens and ships on our tour staying near Loch Lomond. We’ll step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh as well as visiting Inveraray Castle.  
Winnock Hotel, Drymen – The award-winning  Winnock Hotel is an 18th century Inn near Loch Lomond, perfectly placed for exploring the surrounding Trossachs countryside and many castle and city attractions within easy reach.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast 
Porterage
Tea / coffee with dinner
Live entertainment on two evenings
Visit capital Edinburgh
Explore the majestic Royal Yacht Britannia
Discover the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Entrance to Inveraray Castle
Tour and tasting at Glengoyne Distillery
Excursion to majestic Stirling Castle
Cruise on Loch Katrine with cream tea

  BLACKPOOL
17th June 2024, 4 Nights From £312 Per Person ­
NEW TOUR & HOTEL FOR 2024
Enjoy a great value winter break to Blackpool and Tiffany’s Hotel where there is never a dull moment with fantastic cabaret acts and entertainment every day of the year guaranteed to have you laughing and singing along. By day we’ll visit Fleetwood and Southport with plenty time to see the sights in Blackpool as well!  
Tiffany’s Hotel, Blackpool – Tiffany’s Hotel is renowned as one of the best hotels in Blackpool with entertainment every night and a fantastic location on the North Promenade with the main attractions close by and a tram stop outside the hotel.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Fantastic live cabaret entertainment every night
Porterage
Tea/coffee & treats on arrival at the hotel
Visit to the traditional town of Fleetwood on market day
Discover the Victorian resort of Southport
Free time to explore Blackpool at leisure ­


TORQUAY – NETHWAY  ­
17th June 2024, 4 Nights From £345 Per Person ­
Indulge in a serene getaway amidst the picturesque English Riviera in Torquay, where the Nethway Hotel awaits.This family-run gem boasts tranquil gardens and breathtaking sea views, providing the perfect backdrop for relaxation.  ­
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation in Torquay
Entertainment on 2 nights
Visit 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

    SPAIN COSTA BRAVA ­
21st June 2024, 9 Nights £999 Per Person ­
Join us on this relaxing holiday to the charming resort of Calella, offering so much to the visitor with a bustling sea front promenade filled with colourful shops, bars and pavement cafés and a long golden beach. From here we’ll explore other towns on the Costa Brava as well as the city of Barcelona.  

Hotel Kaktus Playa, Calella – The Kaktus Playa is a modern 5 star hotel close to the beach within easy walking distance of the resort centre.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast 
Welcome cocktail at main stay hotel
Porterage
Wine and water with evening meals at mainstay hotel
Farewell appetiser (sangria & tapas) on last evening
Trip to the market town of Girona
Discover the medieval town of Besalú
Excursion to Barcelona
Trip to the resorts of Lloret and Tossa de Mar
Free time in resort ­

  TRALEE & RING OF KERRY ­
23rd June 2024, 6 Nights £779 Per Person ­
The Kingdom of Kerry is renowned for its natural beauty, combining a rugged coastline with wonderful landscapes, dramatic mountain scenery and miles of golden beaches. On this new tour staying in lively Tralee we’ll tour the dramatic Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula.  
Benners Hotel, Tralee – Benners Hotel is a family run hotel situated in Tralee town centre, backing onto the towns famous park ideal for a stroll.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Irish Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast (could be grab and go breakfast or breakfast on board ferry on last night)
4 nights dinner, bed & full Irish breakfast 
Porterage
Guided tour of the Ring of Kerry
Visit Blarney, famous for its castle
Scenic trip to the Dingle Peninsula
Visit to Waterford Crystal
Free time at leisure in Tralee

­ LAKES & DALES
23rd June 2024, 4 Nights From £479 Per Person ­
The captivating Lake District and picturesque Yorkshire Dales boast outstanding natural beauty and form some of the most scenic parts of England. From our base in the quiet seaside retreat of Grange-over-Sands, we’ll enjoy a scenic drive through the Lake District and a jaunt through the Yorkshire Dales.  
Cumbria Grand Hotel – Built in 1880, the hotel is set in 20 acres of private gardens and woodlands, overlooking Morecambe Bay.   Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Excursion to the breath-taking Lake District
Scenic drive around the Yorkshire Dales
Trip to historic Lancaster

  ­ LIVERPOOL CITY BREAK
28th June 2024, 2 Nights From £247 Per Person ­
Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the magnificent city of Liverpool, a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its stunning Waterfront and spectacular architecture. Why not explore the Albert Dock, or one of the two iconic Cathedrals? For football fans, a visit to either Anfield or Goodison Park is a must, and shopaholics will have so much choice!  
Mercure Liverpool Atlantic Tower Hotel, Liverpool – The hotel enjoys a fantastic location on the historic dock front, overlooking the River Mersey and the opposite the Liver Building.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
2 nights bed & full English breakfast 
Free time in Liverpool ­

TORQUAY – BELGRAVE SANDS
28th June 2024, 3 Nights From £343 Per Person  
Torquay, in the heart of the English Riviera, is a stylish resort with a real continental atmosphere. Its elegant Victorian terraces, white villas and seven hills provide the backdrop to many popular amenities such as the Riviera Centre, Princess Theatre and shopping malls.  
Belgrave Sands Hotel 4* – The four-star Belgrave Sands Hotel and Spa enjoys a central location next to the seafront and the Abbey Crescent complex with spectacular views out to sea.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel 
3 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Porterage
Entertainment on some evenings in summer
Discover the beautiful town of Dartmouth
Free time to explore Torquay at leisure  

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Summer Specials

­     Check out our Summer Specials below! ☀️
These amazing deals and prices aren’t in our brochure, so don’t miss out!  


HOME COUNTIES EXPLORER
1st July 2024, 4 Nights
From £379 Per Person
Enjoy a great midweek break visiting charming destinations in Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey on our new tour. Spend time in the unspoilt city of Winchester, bustling Windsor and vibrant Guildford and enjoy relaxing at your hotel in 121 acres of Grade II listed gardens.
Warbrook House Heritage Hotel is a Grade I listed hotel set in 121 acres of Grade II listed gardens complete with its very own Versailles style canal and Waterloo Bridge.
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation
Discover the historic city of Winchester
Explore the bustling market town of Windsor
Visit Guildford, the vibrant county town of Surrey ­

    NEWQUAY SUMMER SPECIAL ­
7th July 2024, 3 Nights – From £294 Per Person
28th July 2024, 3 Nights – From £304 Per Person
22nd September 2024, 3 Nights – From £289 Per Person ­
Enjoy a fantastic short break to 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.  
Kilbirnie Hotel, Newquay – The Kilbirnie Hotel enjoys breath-taking views over the Atlantic Ocean and is just a short stroll into town, to the coast path or the golden sands of Newquay’s famous beaches.   Highlights:
Executive coach travel
3 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Free time to explore Newquay at leisure ­

    MANCHESTER, LIVERPOOL & CHESTER ­
8th July 2024, 4 Nights
From £349 Per Person ­
Enjoy a fantastic break to the North West of England with visits to not one but three great cities. We’ll visit the ancient city of Chester, dynamic Liverpool, a city steeped in history & culture and bustling Manchester.  
Best Western Everglades Park Hotel, Widnes – The Best Western Everglades Park Hotel is a contemporary hotel ideally situated for exploring the beautiful Cheshire countryside.  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation in Widnes 
Visit the ancient city of Chester
Explore the magnificent city of Liverpool
Discover vibrant Manchester ­

  STRATFORD & WARWICK
12th July 2024, 2 Nights
From £224 Per Person ­
Enjoy a great summer weekend break visiting two of the most charming towns in the heart of England, medieval Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon. We’ll also enjoy a scenic drive through the Cotswolds on our journey home.  
Mercure Walton Hall Hotel & Spa, Wellesbourne near Warwick – Located just a stones throw away from Stratford-upon-Avon, the 4 star Mercure Walton Hall Hotel & Spa is a 16th century Grade II listed building with a wealth of character situated in 65 acres of private grounds  
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
2 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast  
Discover medieval Warwick
Explore charming Stratford-upon-Avon
Scenic drive through the Cotswolds ­


HIGHCLERE CASTLE
8th July 2024, 1 Night
From £154 Per Person
Experience the architectural splendour and beautiful landscaped gardens of Highclere Castle, where the popular drama series Downton Abbey was filmed. Follow in the footsteps of the aristocratic Crawley family and the servants who work with them in Edwardian England.
The Ibis Reading Centre is a modern hotel ideally located in the heart of the town centre with many shops and restaurants nearby.
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
1 night dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation
Discover beautiful Highclere Castle
Explore historic Bath

­   HAMPTON COURT FLOWER SHOW – DAY TRIP
4th July 2024, Day Trip £69 Per Person ­
The worlds largest and most vibrant annual flower show welcomes you with an explosion of colour and fragrance. The idyllic setting in the parkland of King Henry VIII’s favourite palace is transformed as the spacious grounds showcase an exciting range of flowers, plants and gardening accessories. ­

  ROYAL WELSH SHOW – DAY TRIP
24th & 25th July 2024,
Day Trip£25 Per Person ­
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 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  accommodation 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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­     SPAIN COSTA BRAVA 
21st June 2024, 9 Nights
From £999 Per Person  
Join us on this relaxing holiday to the charming resort of Calella, offering so much to the visitor with a bustling sea front promenade filled with colourful shops, bars and pavement cafés and a long golden beach. From here we’ll explore other towns on the Costa Brava as well as the city of Barcelona.  
Hotel Kaktus Playa, Calella  – The Kaktus Playa is a modern 5 star hotel close to the beach within easy walking distance of the resort centre.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation in Calella
Welcome cocktail at main stay hotel
Porterage
Wine and water with evening meals at mainstay hotel
Farewell appetiser (sangria & tapas) on last evening
Trip to the market town of Girona
Discover the medieval town of Besalú
Excursion to Barcelona
Trip to the resorts of Lloret and Tossa de Mar
Free time in resort

­ MAJESTIC MAGGIORE & MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS
21st July 2024, 7 Nights
From £1249 Per Person
Majestic Lake Maggiore straddles both Italy and Switzerland and basks elegantly against the backdrop of the Swiss Alps. Our holiday resort of Stresa, ideally positioned by the beautiful lakeside is the perfect base from which to explore this stunning region.  
Hotel Astoria, Stresa – The Hotel Astoria is a historic four star hotel located directly on the lakeside in Stresa enjoying fantastic view across Lake Maggiore.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast   (4 course meal and set menu on first evening)
Porterage at main hotel
Welcome glass of spumante on arrival in resort
Tea/coffee after dinner
Scenic boat trip to the stunning Borromean Islands
Visit beautiful Palazzo Borromeo and its elegant gardens
Excursion to Lake Orta
Scenic journey on the Lake Maggiore Express from Stresa
Journey on the Centovalli Railway to Locarno
Boat trip from Locarno to Stresa
Scenic Three Lakes tour
Discover the stylish city of Lugarno
Spend time in Como
Free time in Stresa

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 
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

BRUGES – HOTEL OLYMPIA
27th May 2024 or 15th July 2024, 4 Nights
From £499 Per Person  
Bruges has the distinction of being Europe’s best preserved medieval city boasting enchanting narrow streets and picturesque canals. It is a compact city with lots of character and charm and is inviting for exploration by foot, horse-drawn carriage or boat.  
Hotel Olympia, Bruges – The welcoming family run Hotel Olympia enjoys a peaceful location in a quiet location within walking distance of the historic city centre of Bruges.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
4 nights bed & continental breakfast 
City tax in Bruges
Visit to the cosmopolitan seaside resort of Ostend
Trip to Ypres with time to witness the ‘Last Post’
Excursion to the medieval city of Ghent
Free time to explore Bruges at leisure

OSTEND – ROAYL ASTRID HOTEL
7th June 2024, 3 Nights
From £366 Per Person  
One of Belgium’s most popular resorts, Ostend offers visitors a beautiful promenade to stroll along by the wide sandy beach, and colourful landscaped gardens to discover – a true home away from home.  
Hotel Royal Astrid, Ostend – The welcoming Hotel Royal Astrid enjoys a great location just 100m from the beautiful sandy beach in Ostend  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
3 nights bed & continental breakfast
City tax in Ostend
Excursion to the charming medieval city of Bruges
Visit to Ypres
Free time to explore Ostend at leisure ­

RUDESHEIM & MAJESTIC RHINE VALLEY
17th June 2024, 5 Nights
From £649 Per Person  
Enjoy a wonderful break to Germany staying in the popular town of Rűdesheim in the majestic Rhine Valley. During our time here we’ll cruise on the River Rhine, take in the views of the famous Lorelei Rock and enjoy visits to Koblenz and Mainz as well as a wine tasting of delicious wines.  
Hotel Rűdesheimer Hof, Rűdesheim – The welcoming, family run Hotel Rűdesheimer Hof is located in the heart of charming Rűdesheim, close to the many attractions  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
4 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast 
1 overnight dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
En route visit to Ahrweiler with wine tasting
Scenic cruise on the majestic River Rhine
Explore the charming town of Bacharach
Discover the historic city of Koblenz
Stop at the Lorelei Viewpoint
Visit the picturesque town of Boppard
Explore the medieval town centre of St Goar
Free time to explore Rűdesheim at leisure ­

TRALEE, RING OF KERRY AND  DINGLE PENINSULA
23rd June 2024, 6 Nights
From £779 Per Person  
The Kingdom of Kerry is renowned for its natural beauty, combining a rugged coastline with wonderful landscapes, dramatic mountain scenery and miles of golden beaches. On this new tour staying in lively Tralee we’ll tour the dramatic Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula.  
Benners Hotel, Tralee – Benners Hotel is a family run hotel situated in Tralee town centre, backing onto the towns famous park ideal for a stroll.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Irish Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast  (could be grab and go breakfast or breakfast on board ferry on last night)
4 nights dinner, bed & full Irish breakfast 
Porterage
Guided tour of the Ring of Kerry
Visit Blarney, famous for its castle
Scenic trip to the Dingle Peninsula
Visit to Waterford Crystal
Free time at leisure in Tralee ­

AMSTERDAM CITY BREAK
12th July 2024, 3 Nights
From £449 Per Person  
Enjoy a fabulous short break to Amsterdam, an amazing city to visit at any time of the year. From 17th century canals to stunning architecture, the compact Dutch capital city is overflowing with world-class attractions and plenty of character..  
NH Amsterdam Zuid – The NH Amsterdam Zuid is located in Amsterdam’s Jewish quarter, a trendy neighbourhood packed with shops, restaurants and cafés with the city centre an easy tram ride away.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
3 nights bed & continental breakfast
City tax in Amsterdam
Free time to explore Amsterdam at leisure ­

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 wondeful 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 accommodation in Ennis
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 Enni ­­ ­
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­     Still time to book a June trip!  
Experience the magic of Summer with some of our favorite destinations!

 
Italian Dolomites ­
2nd June 2024, 7 Nights
From £909 Per Person ­
Our new tour to the spectacular Dolomites mountain range includes a scenic drive to take in the breath-taking scenery, guided tour of Trento and visits to several wine cellars with tastings as well as an unforgettable journey on the famous Bernina Express  from Tirano to St Moritz in Switzerland.

  York & Castle Howard ­
2nd June 2024, 4 Nights
From £377 Per Person ­

The superbly preserved walled city of York remains today one of the UK’s most popular heritage cities. During our stay, we’ll also visit magnificent Castle Howard the small cathedral city of Ripon and charming Thirsk.  
Burn Hall Hotel – Set in 8 acres of parkland, approximately 10 miles out of the centre of York is the Burn Hall Hotel, renowned for its warm Yorkshire welcome.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast 
Porterage
Entrance to magnificent Castle Howard and Gardens
Admire the stunning array of lavender flower at Yorkshire Lavender (April – July departures only)
Explore the small cathedral city of Ripon
Visit Thirsk
Transfer into York with free time to explore ­

  Ilfracombe – Devon ­
3rd June 2024, 4 Nights
From £419 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 – 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 ­

  Legends Of The Loch
6th June 2024, 4 Nights
From £639 Per Person ­
Delve into the mysteries of Scotland’s watery depths as we explore some of its finest waterways as well as some of the most charming towns and historic cities in central Scotland, as well as a ride on the fantastic Falkirk Wheel.  
Winnock Hotel, Drymen – The award-winning  Winnock Hotel is an 18th century Inn near Loch Lomond, perfectly placed for exploring the surrounding Trossachs countryside and many castle and city attractions within easy reach.  

Hightlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast (choice menu)
Porterage
Tea/coffee with dinner
Live entertainment on two evenings
Weaponry display on one night
Full Scottish Show on one night
Scenic Trossachs National Park
Visit to the Woollen Mill in Aberfoyle
Storytelling cruise on Loch Katrine
Included lunch at the Lochside Restaurant at Loch Katrine
Scenic drive to charming Inveraray
Visit to Glengoyne Whisky Distillery
Ride the Falkirk Wheel, the world’s first rotating boat lift
Discover the historic city of Stirling

 

Ostend ­
7th June 2024,
3 Nights From £366 Per Person ­
One of Belgium’s most popular resorts, Ostend offers visitors a beautiful promenade to stroll along by the wide sandy beach, and colourful landscaped gardens to discover – a true home away from home. ­

    Bristol & Bath City Break ­
8th June 2024, 1 Night
From £108 Per Person ­
Looking for a weekend escape with friends or loved ones? Bristol awaits with its diverse offerings—charming cafes, historic landmarks, artsy waterfronts and fantastic shopping. Wrap up your day with vibrant nightlife and exquisite dining. 
Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, enchants with architectural marvels like the Roman Baths and the Royal Crescent. Beyond its historical allure, it’s a contemporary city with a lively cultural scene and upscale shops.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
1 night bed & full English breakfast accommodation in Bristol Discounted bar throughout (10%)
Discover the vibrant city of Bristol
Visit charming Bath, known for its Roman Baths ­

  Regal Scotland ­
13th June 2024, 4 Nights
From £677 Per Person ­
Explore some of Scotland’s great castles, lochs, gardens and ships on our tour staying near Loch Lomond. We’ll step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh as well as visiting Inveraray Castle.  
Winnock Hotel, Drymen – The award-winning  Winnock Hotel is an 18th century Inn near Loch Lomond, perfectly placed for exploring the surrounding Trossachs countryside and many castle and city attractions within easy reach  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast (choice menu)
Porterage
Tea / coffee with dinner
Live entertainment on two evenings
Visit capital Edinburgh
Explore the majestic Royal Yacht Britannia
Discover the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Entrance to Inveraray Castle
Tour and tasting at Glengoyne Distillery
Excursion to majestic Stirling Castle
Cruise on Loch Katrine with cream tea ­

­ Spain Costa Brava
21st June 2024, 9 Nights
From £999 Per Person ­
Join us on this relaxing holiday to the charming resort of Calella, offering so much to the visitor with a bustling sea front promenade filled with colourful shops, bars and pavement cafés and a long golden beach. From here we’ll explore other towns on the Costa Brava as well as the city of Barcelona.  
Hotel Kaktus Playa, Calella – The Kaktus Playa is a modern 5 star hotel close to the beach within easy walking distance of the resort centre.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast 
Welcome cocktail at main stay hotel
Porterage
Wine and water with evening meals at mainstay hotel
Farewell appetiser (sangria & tapas) on last evening
Trip to the market town of Girona
Discover the medieval town of Besalú
Excursion to Barcelona
Trip to the resorts of Lloret and Tossa de Mar
Free time in resort ­



 
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  Sick of this rain? We are too! Don’t let the gloomy weather get you down. Book your next continental getaway with us and have something sunny to look forward to!   

Check out some of our favorites below.
BARCELONA & THE COAST
3rd May 2024, 9 Nights From £939 Per Person  

NEW TOUR FOR 2024
Our fantastic new holiday explores the vibrant city of Barcelona including Montjuic and the Botanical Gardens of Marimurtra as well as visits to the Benedictine Monastery in Montserrat, the Dalí Museum in Figueres and the beautiful Botanical Gardens of Marimurtra.    

Hotel Luna Club, Santa Susanna – The stylish Hotel Luna Club is part of the Lunas Hotels complex and is set in a quiet area 250 metres from the beach.  

Highlights: Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation 
Welcome drink at mainstay hotel
Table drinks with dinner (¼ ltr wine & ¼ ltr water)
Tourist tax in resort
Guided tour of Barcelona including Montjuic and the Old Town
Entrance to Parc Gűell, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Excursion to Montserrat
Entrance to the Benedictine Monastery in Montserrat
Visit to a cava producer with tour & tasting
Excursion to Figureres, home of Salvador Dalí
Entrance to the Dalí Museum
Discover the Old Town in Gerona
Trip to the resort of Tossa de Mar
Admire the Botanical Gardens of Marimurtra in Blanes
Free time in resort

LAKE GARDA – HOTEL CRISTINA
21st May 2024, 8 Nights From £1069 Per Person  
From our base in the wonderful resort of Limone sul Garda we will visit the romantic city of Verona and the hidden gem of Bergamo as well as enjoying a full day circular tour of Lake Garda by boat, to take in the spectacular scenery of the most popular of all the Italian Lakes.  

Hotel Cristina, Limone sul Garda – The Hotel Cristina enjoys a unique location on Lake Garda, surrounded by gardens and terraces where you can enjoy a magnificent panorama of the lake, with the centre of Limone 15 minutes walk away.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
6 nights dinner, bed & international buffet breakfast 
Excursion to the romantic city of Verona
Scenic Lake Garda tour by boat
Discover Sirmione with a dramatic setting on the end of a peninsula Spend time in Bardolino
Explore Bergamo, a hidden gem in the Lombardy region of Italy
Enjoy two days free in resort at leisure ­

SPAIN COSTA BRAVA 
21st June 2024, 9 Nights From £999 Per Person  
Join us on this relaxing holiday to the charming resort of Calella, offering so much to the visitor with a bustling sea front promenade filled with colourful shops, bars and pavement cafés and a long golden beach. From here we’ll explore other towns on the Costa Brava as well as the city of Barcelona.  

Hotel Kaktus Playa, Calella  – The Kaktus Playa is a modern 5 star hotel close to the beach within easy walking distance of the resort centre.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation in Calella
Welcome cocktail at main stay hotel
Porterage
Wine and water with evening meals at mainstay hotel
Farewell appetiser (sangria & tapas) on last evening
Trip to the market town of Girona
Discover the medieval town of Besalú
Excursion to Barcelona
Trip to the resorts of Lloret and Tossa de Mar
Free time in resort

MAJESTIC MAGGIORE & MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS
21st July 2024, 7 Nights From £1249 Per Person  
Majestic Lake Maggiore straddles both Italy and Switzerland and basks elegantly against the backdrop of the Swiss Alps.
Our holiday resort of Stresa, ideally positioned by the beautiful lakeside is the perfect base from which to explore this stunning region.  

Hotel Astoria, Stresa – The Hotel Astoria is a historic four star hotel located directly on the lakeside in Stresa enjoying fantastic view across Lake Maggiore.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast (4 course meal and set menu on first evening)
Porterage at main hotel
Welcome glass of spumante on arrival in resort
Tea/coffee after dinner
Scenic boat trip to the stunning Borromean Islands
Visit beautiful Palazzo Borromeo and its elegant gardens
Excursion to Lake Orta
Scenic journey on the Lake Maggiore Express from Stresa
Journey on the Centovalli Railway to Locarno
Boat trip from Locarno to Stresa
Scenic Three Lakes tour
Discover the stylish city of Lugarno
Spend time in Como
Free time in Stresa ­

­ 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 
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

SCENIC SWITZERLAND
3rd August 2024, 7 Nights From £1295 Per Person  
Staying in the charming resort of Leysin, 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.  

Hotel Central-Residence, Leysin – The modern exterior of the Hotel Central-Residence belies a traditional Swiss interior of wooden features and furnishings  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and breakfast
Welcome glass of wine at the overnight (each way)
5 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast (3 course buffet with 3 choices per course)
Tea/coffee after dinner in Leysin
Porterage at mainstay hotel
Welcome aperitif
Guided our of Chaplin’s World
Scenic paddle steamer cruise to Montreux (2nd class)
Discover how Gruyère cheese is made
Tour and tasting at the Cailler-Nestlé chocolate factory
Glacier 3000 cable car ride
Journey aboard the Belle Epoque Train with glass of local wine
Free time in resort at leisure
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­ PARISIAN CHATEAUX & GARDENS
22nd August 2024, 7 Nights From £745 Per Person  
Admire two magnificent châteaux on our wonderful tour: the Palace and Gardens of Versailles and a unique visit to Château de Vaux-Le-Vicomte by candlelight, as well as visiting Monet’s House and Gardens and enjoying a cruise on the River Seine.  

Novotel Paris Saclay, Saclay Nr Paris – The modern Novotel Paris Saclay has been built around a renovated farmhouse and courtyard and is located in the countryside south of Paris.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
4 nights bed & buffet breakfast 
3 dinners at our hotel (set menu on day of arrival)
1 lunch at our hotel
Porterage
Welcome soft drink on arrival
Tour of the magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles
Enjoy a relaxing River Seine Cruise
Spectacular candlelit evening at Château de Vaux-Le-Vicomte
Entry to Monet’s House and Gardens at Giverny
Explore the pretty village of Vernon ­

­ LAKE COMO – HOTEL BAZZONI
12th October 2024, 7 Nights From £935 Per Person  
The beautiful shoreline of Lake Como is a magnet for the rich and famous, and it’s easy to see why – crystal clear lake framed by majestic snow capped peaks and the shoreline dotted with ancient villas and quaint villages.  

Hotel Bazzoni, Tremezzo – The welcoming Hotel Bazzoni is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Como close to the famous Villa Carlotta and offers spectacular views of Bellagio across the lake.   

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed and breakfast  (buffet style meals)
Scenic boat cruise on Lake Como
Discover charming Bellagio
Explore the vibrant city of Milan
Visit Como town and market
Free time in resort

­   22nd June 2024, 7 Nights  From £1119 Per Person   
Travel the Tyrol in style on this superb tour featuring a journey on Europe’s oldest cog railway, a relaxing Lake Achen cruise and a cable car ride to the top of Germany’s highest mountain the Zugspitze as well as a fantastic all inclusive package at your hotel.  
Bon Alpina Hotel, Igls – The charming chalet-style Bon Alpina Hotel is located in the village of Igls close to Innsbruck
  Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry  crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed & cold buffet breakfast with choice menu
Lunch at main hotel (soup from buffet & 1 main course OR packed lunch – excludes arrival & departure day)
Unlimited drinks (tea, coffee, soft drinks, beer & wine)  from 10am – 9pm each day
Afternoon cake from the buffet from 4 – 5pm  (excludes arrival & departure day)
Porterage at main hotel
Welcome drink
Tea/coffee after dinner
3 course Tyrolean Farmers buffet on one evening
3 course Italian buffet on one evening
One way journey on the Achenseebahn, Europe’s oldest cog railway
Explore Pertisau
Enjoy a one way cruise on Lake Achen
Journey to the top of Germany’s highest mountain the Zugspitze
One way cogwheel train to Garmish-Partenkirchen
Free time in the ski resort of Garmish-Partenkirchen
Discover Innsbruck, capital of the Tyrol
Enjoy a day at leisure in resort ­ ­ ­

­  WIN a COACH HOLIDAY for TWO! 
To commemorate our 100th anniversary, we’re offering all our customers the opportunity to win their dream coach holiday.    Is there a dream destination you’ve always wanted to go to? Or a familiar place with your own twist? 
The winner will be showcased in our 2025 Brochure and you will win two complimentary seats. ­
Llantrisant – 01443 202048
Llansamlet – 01792 274444
reservations@edwardscoaches.co.uk
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WIN a COACH HOLIDAY for TWO!

To commemorate our 100th anniversary, we’re offering all our customers the opportunity to win their dream coach holiday.

Is there a dream destination you’ve always wanted to go to? Or a familiar place with your own twist?

We are offering you the opportunity to create your dream coach tour! The winner will be showcased in our 2025 Brochure and you will win two complimentary seats. Start planning today for your shot at making it a reality

Top Tips for Planning Your Dream Coach Holiday!
Look for destinations accessible by coach in the UK or Europe. The duration of your trip is up to you!

Plan Activities: Whether you’re into exploring historic sites, savouring local cuisine, enjoying outdoor adventures, or simply lounging on a sun lounger, tailor your activities to your interests and preferences. The choice is yours!

Check Accommodation Options: Explore hotels, Chateaux’s or even resorts. The possibilities are endless.

What to do next?
Send your planned coach trip details to marketing@edwardscoaches.co.uk along with your full name, date of birth and address.

Let your imagination guide you as you craft the perfect itinerary filled with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. Get planning!

T&Cs.
The competition is open to individuals of all ages. However, entrants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult to claim the prize or participate in the holiday. Availability and Variation: All holidays are subject to availability, dates and times of the holiday may vary based on factors such as demand and operational considerations. The company reserves the right to make changes to the itinerary, including but not limited to departure times, accommodation and activities as necessary. Competition closes on Wednesday 24th April.  Winners will be notified of any significant changes to their holiday. A winner will be chosen and contacted by 1st May 2024. Two spaces will be available to win on your dream coach holiday