SELECT SINGLES – Chester, North Wales and the ‘Canal in the Sky’
Select Singles – a range of holidays tailored toward the selective single traveller.
All our hotels have plenty of rooms for sole occupancy and there is NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT.
Our packages showcase some of the UK’s premier holiday destinations and include an ‘ice-breaker’ pre-dinner drink on the first night and group excursions throughout the trip.
Combine history, shopping, trains, boats and sightseeing as we take trip back in time to the historical town of Chester, ride on the magical Llangollen Railway, enjoy a canal boat trip over the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and enjoy the spectular views. As well as this, there are visits to the popular welsh towns of Conwy, Llandudno and Bodnant Welsh Food.
Monday 7th October 2019
Suggested itinerary by coach
Travel to your hotel
Sit back and relax during your leisurely drive to North Wales. Enjoy an ‘ice-breaker’ welcome drink with your fellow travellers before your evening meal.
Chester and guided tour
Today we visit Chester where a guided walking tour of the city’s main attractions will include the ‘The Rows’, the 700-year-old, two-tiered shopping galleries with an array of independent and high street names, and Chester Cathedral. There’s free time to explore the city at your leisure. Walk along the most complete city walls in Britain or take a short boat cruise on the River Dee.
Llangollen, a steam train and the ‘Canal in the Sky’
This morning we head to Llangollen for a ride on the steam-hauled Llangollen Railway to Corwen, 10 miles of glorious Welsh scenery along the banks of the River Dee. We then negotiate the spectacular Horseshoe Pass to take a boat trip across the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, 1,000 feet long and 126ft above the river.
Conwy, Llandudno and Bodnant Welsh Food
We travel along the North Wales coast to visit Conwy, with its magnificent 13th century castle and quaint streets. In the heart of the town is Plas Mawr, an Elizabethan town house. On the quay nearby is the ‘Smallest House in Britain’. See if you can find it! We then travel to Llandudno, a seaside resort that retains much of its Victorian charm. For our last stop we call in at Bodnant Welsh Food, a paradise for foodies, offering fresh, seasonal, food and drink from in-house specialists and local artisan producers.
Featured hotel – Inspected by Greatdays staff in January 2017
Beaufort Park Mold ***
Set in the beautiful North Welsh countryside, Beaufort Park Hotel is an independently run 3-stars hotel situated 5 minutes’ drive from the historic market town of Mold. It offers a restaurant, a bar and free WiFi in public areas. Bedrooms have home from home comfort and are designed to a very high standard with tasteful furnishings. Each room features en suite bathroom facilities, a TV and tea/coffee making facilities.
The hotel bar Arches and Coffee House provides an informal relaxed family atmosphere in which to enjoy a bar menu offering seasonal British dishes. However it is important to bear in mind this hotel does not have a lift but has ground floor rooms as well as this onsite coach parking is available.
|5 day tour|
|Monday 7th October 2019||from £230.00 per person|
Hotel only price available upon request.
No single supplement
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