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Castle Howard at Christmas

  • Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19

    Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19 Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19
  • Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19

    Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19
  • Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19

    Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19
  • Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19

    Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19
  • Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19

    Castle Howard, York, Yorkshire - Christmas 19
3 day tour
from £135 per person - minimum 20 passengers

Fans of the popular ITV series ‘Victoria’ and the 1981 drama ‘Brideshead Revisited’ will recognise the famous facade of Castle Howard. Christmas is the perfect time to visit Castle Howard: the theatrical splendour of the House is enhanced by lavish decorations, based around a festive theme. There is also a gift emporium, perfect for picking up some special Christmas gifts. Our TV theme continues with a visit to the World of James Herriot, the real home and surgery of the author who wrote ‘All Creatures Great and Small’.

 

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Dates

November and December 2020


Suggested itinerary

Sunday

Travel to your hotel

Monday

Castle Howard at Christmas and the World of James Herriot

This morning we travel north to magnificent stately home Castle Howard. Step into an enchanted world as we take a free-flowing walk through the beautifully decorated house, and visit the gift emporium.  In the afternoon we travel to the pretty Yorkshire village of Thirsk to visit the World Of James Herriot. Discover where one of the most popular authors of the 20th century lived, worked and wrote his much loved stories, based on his experience as a surgeon working among the Yorkshire farming community.

Tuesday

Travel home


Suggested hotels

Mercure Wetherby ***

This hotel is conveniently located between York and Harrogate and is an excellent choice for groups looking for affordable accommodation in the area. There are 103 bedrooms. There are 22 ground floor rooms available with a small number of stairs to access, and there are stairs or a service lift to the 2nd floor. There is free coach parking available on site.

Cedar Court Hotel Harrogate ****

Our grade II listed hotel is centrally located overlooking the famous 200 acre Stray parkland, making it the perfect base to explore Harrogate and the surrounding area. There are 100 well appointed bedrooms, a lift to all floors, and complimentary coach parking.


3 day tour
November & December 2020 From £135.00 per person

Single supplement available on request

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