The beauty of Constable Country; the vibrant music of the Beatles; the sands of Blackpool and the breathtaking scenery of the Lake District all await in the North of England. Head North for a holiday to remember.
Scarborough enjoys an unrivalled position as one of Britain's premier coastal resorts yet also lies tantalisingly close to North Yorkshire's rugged National Park, on this new tour we also visit three other popular resorts to make this an enjoyable autumn break.
Kielder Water and Forest are both man-made landscapes and there is a boat trip on the water to enjoy the scenery. Durham boasts a marvellous setting for its cathedral and Norman castle. You'll think you are in France at Barnard Castle's Bowes Museum!Duration: 5 Days
Beautiful, wild scenery and historic railways can be found in North Yorkshire. The Wensleydale Railway takes in hidden farms and villages. Richmond's castle is delightful and the whole landscape can be appreciated from a birds' eye view from Sutton Bank. There's a cruise on the River Tees and a steam train ride across the North York Moors to Whitby.Duration: 5 Days
The Cumbrian Fells provide the dramatic backdrop - with their high passes and wild scenery. Enjoy the splendid landscapes with a cruise on Windermere. The delightful Haverthwaite Railway adds a touch of nostalgia before a scenic journey to Derwentwater and Borrowdale on board the Mountain Goat.Duration: 5 Days
Carlisle is the base for this Cumbrian adventure. Hadrian's wall takes us to Hexham and its historic abbey. There is seven miles of steam to enjoy as the L'al ratty chugs through foothills and the Lake District National Park. The spectacular Settle-Carlisle Railway crosses the stunning Ribblehead viaduct and passes through unspoilt beauty, tunnels and pretty stations.Duration: 5 Days
Scarborough enjoys an unrivalled position as one of Britain’s premier coastal resorts yet also lies tantalisingly close to North Yorkshire’s rugged National Park. On this holiday you can enjoy the golden beaches, superb parks and gardens.Duration: 6 Days