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Historic Houses & Cities of North Yorkshire

Historic Houses & Cities of North Yorkshire

On this NEW holiday we enjoy the magnificent countryside of North Yorkshire and the beautiful historic houses of Nunnington and Beningbrough Hall as well as pretty market towns and the cathedral city of York.

Holiday Highlights


• Historic city of York

• Nunnington Hall

• Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

• Pickering and Helmsley Market Towns

• Cathedral city of Ripon


We depart and make our way to North
Yorkshire and our hotel for the next 4 nights
with dinner, bed and breakfast with tea/coffee
and biscuits served on arrival.


Today we head to the market town of
Pickering with its many quaint shops and places
to enjoy before we head to Nunnington Hall; a
picturesque Yorkshire manor house with an
organic garden and exciting exhibitions. Explore
the period rooms at your leisure whilst hearing
the Hall's history and many tales. Later we head
to the edge of the North York Moors National
Park and the market town of Helmsley.


Our day takes us to the city
of Ripon with its magnificent cathedral which
is a must to visit. This afternoon we visit the
beautiful Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and
Gardens with an intriguing history, beginning
with the wealthy teenager who built the
mansion, its occupation in WW2 and its
re-invention as an art gallery with some
100 portraits.


After breakfast we head the short
distance to the historic city of York where the
day is free to explore the fascinating city with
many attractions to hold your attention, such as
the National Railway Museum, Jorvik Centre, the
City Walls, the little streets and alleyways in the
centre, not forgetting York Minster and you may
even fancy tea and cakes at the famous Betty’s
Tea Rooms.


After breakfast we depart for home.

Your Hotel


The Best Western Burn Hall Hotel is located

about 10 miles north of York and is a Victorian

mansion house set amidst eight acres of

stunning parkland within the beautiful North

Yorkshire countryside. All bedrooms are en suite

with 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.

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
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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