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Cumbrian Cavalcade

Cumbrian Cavalcade

Combining coach and train travel is not to be missed and creates the perfect opportunity of bringing together wonderful scenery, interesting locations and excellent accommodation.

Holiday Highlights

• Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway – L’al Ratty

• The Cumbrian Coastal Line

• Settle to Carlisle Railway

• Spectacular Yorkshire Dales Scenery

• Kielder Water & Forest National Park

• Hexham & Hadrian’s Wal


We depart and make our way to
Cumbria, arriving late afternoon at our hotel for
the next 4 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast
with tea/coffee and biscuits served on arrival.

During your stay

• Visit to Kielder Water and Forest Park then on to Bellingham and
Hexham, dominated by the Abbey overlooking the market square.
• Hadrian’s Wall, stretching some 76 miles from the Tyne to the Solway.
• Enjoy a train journey in Carlisle following the Cumbrian coastline to
Ravenglass where we join the Ravenglass and Eskdale - ‘ La’al Ratty’
steam train in the Lake District National Park.
• We travel to the Yorkshire Dales to Kirkby Lonsdale, and the weekly
market. Then on past Ribblehead Viaduct, through charming Hortonin-Ribblesdale to Settle.
• Enjoy the most spectacular train journey on a main line railway in
the whole of England – the famous Settle to Carlisle line.


After breakfast we depart and begin our
homeward journey

Your Hotel


The elegant Carlisle Station, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is superbly located in the city’s historic Court Square, just steps from the railway station next door. This striking Victorian building is brought up to date with its contemporary interiors and mood lighting, making it one of the most sought-after places to stay in Cumbria’s only city. All bedrooms are en suite with TV and tea/coffee making facilities.



The hotel has a lift.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address
Bath Bath
Odd Down Park and Ride Coach Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
Outside Rivo Lounge or Megabet.
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Miles Morgan Travel Agency, Triangle Bus Stop
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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