• Destination:
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Departs: 22/09/2018
  • Arrives: 27/09/2018
  • Prices from: £529

For many years now the Isle of Wight has been a popular destination amongst our passengers. Returning to the Trouville Hotel in Sandown, we enjoy miles of beaches as well as included excursions to the famous Needles, one of the most photographed areas on the Isle of Wight and the Mottistone Gardens.

Discover the North East like never before with excursions to beautiful castles, mansions, gardens and even an island! Go at your own pace or stick together as a group as you visit Alnwick Castle, famous for its appearances on Downton Abbey and Harry Potter, along with Bamburgh Castle which overlooks the Northumberland coastline and beyond. Discover ingenious inventions at National Trust’s Cragside House and explore the tidal Holy Island, which is only accessible during certain times of the day due to the changing coastline. Plus, there are visits to Rothbury and York.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Departs: 30/09/2018
  • Arrives: 06/10/2018
  • Prices from: £699

Join us again on our very popular Hebridean Island Hopper! Discover a truly unique way of life as we discover the rich history behind these beautiful inter-connected islands. See the 5,000 years old Callanish stones with your own eyes and marvel at the Iron Age structure of Carloway Broch which is said to be over 2000 years old. There’s also the opportunity for you to sit back and relax whilst admiring the spectacular view from the comfort of your own seat during the guided tour through Lewis and Harris. Other excursions include Isle of Skye, the Uists, Inverness & Spey Valley.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Departs: 06/10/2018
  • Arrives: 07/10/2018
  • Prices from: £135

On this popular short break we enjoy two of England’s most impressive and historic Stately homes as we include admission into Windsor Castle, and Stonor House and Gardens.

Travel with us in Club Class style as we return once again on this popular break filled with included excursions to Electric Mountain and a ‘Ferry across the Mersey’ for a lunchtime break at the Albert Dock. You’re sure to have a wonderful time on this Singles break, with plenty of opportunity to make friends or enjoy  some ‘me time’.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Departs: 08/10/2018
  • Arrives: 15/10/2018
  • Prices from: £659

If you want to experience award-winning beaches and stunning scenery at any time of the year, then the English Riviera is the perfect place to visit. Staying in Torquay we visit Totnes, Teignmouth, Exmouth and Paignton. We have also included a journey on the Dartmouth Steam Railway and an unmissed excursion to Greenway House and Gardens, Agatha Christie’s beloved holiday home.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Departs: 13/10/2018
  • Arrives: 14/10/2018
  • Prices from: £129

In 2019 the Skills Group will be celebrating its 100th anniversary, with preparations already underway and lots of events planned throughout the year – we invite you to join us on this weekend for the official launch for our Centenary Holiday brochure! On this break you’ll be joined by members of the Skills Group and have exclusive access to our fantastic offers at our brochure fayre, which will only be available to those of you who join us. Along with free time in Durham and Newcastle, we have also planned a fabulous disco and party night with a drinks reception and a 3 course dinner. We look forward to welcoming you on board.

Discover some of Britain’s finest countryside on this enchanting break to Ludlow. On this break, we include a traditional horse drawn canal trip along the Llangollen Canal, entry to Powis Castle and gardens and trips to Kidderminster, Oswestry, & Ludlow.