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Cambridge, Olympic Park, Westfield & Rural Essex

Cambridge, Olympic Park, Westfield & Rural Essex

A centre of academia, an amazing sporting centre and beautiful countryside all feature on this wonderful NEW holiday.

Holiday Highlights

 

• Olympic Park, London

• Westfield Stratford

• Botanic Gardens Cambridge

• Cambridge Guided Tour

• Rural Essex – Finchingfield & Thaxted

Monday

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

Tuesday

This morning we visit the famous
University City of Cambridge where we meet our
guide for a tour of Cambridge followed by a visit
to the Botanic Gardens of the University.
Afterwards we have the opportunity to obtain
lunch and explore the city fully.

Wednesday

Leaving the hotel we head south to
London to visit the stunning Queen Elizabeth
Olympic Park, scene of many great sporting
achievements in 2012. Set in beautifully
landscaped parklands we see the iconic venues
of the Games, including the Stadium and Arcelor
Mittal Orbit. Adjacent to the Olympic Park is the
stunning Westfield Stratford retail and leisure
complex where there is the opportunity to enjoy
some shopping and with a multitude of
restaurants, cafes and bars, it is an ideal place
for a break.

Thursday

After a leisurely breakfast we head
south for a delightful day touring rural Essex.
Our route takes us past Saffron Walden to the
historic town of Thaxted, with its famous Guildhall, restored windmill and medieval
houses. Next is idyllic Finchingfield, a picturepostcard
Essex village with redbrick cottages
and pretty tea rooms and cafes where you can
rest a while. After our break we return via
Haverhill to Cambridge.

Friday

After breakfast we depart and head for
home.

Your Hotel

The Holiday Inn

 

The Holiday Inn is just a short drive from the

Cambridge city centre and is an ideal base for

this tour. Hotel facilities include indoor swimming

pool and gym, bar and open plan lounge.

 

All bedrooms are en suite and have TV, telephone, 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.

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
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
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
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
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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