Join Laver Holidays in the county of Yorkshire for a wonderful break where you will enjoy a classic combination of steam and cruise journeys. On this relaxing break we have included an Afternoon Tea cruise on YorkBoat along the River Ouse, a canal cruise with tea and biscuits in Skipton, a journey on the famous Keighley & Worth Valley Railway – starring in the 1970 film adaptation of Edith Nesbit’s The Railway Children and a short journey on the Kirklees Light Railway.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Departs: 10/07/2018
  • Arrives: 14/07/2018
  • Prices from: £569

Nestled on the Irish Sea between England and Ireland, the Isle of Man is filled with natural beauty which ranges from rugged coastal cliffs through to flat plains and sandy beaches. On this revised trip for 2018, we stay on the island’s capital of Douglas where you will have free time to wander along the promenade and take in the stunning scenery. This trip is filled with lots of activities including excursions to Curraghs Wildlife Park and The Sound Visitor Centre, not forgetting a steam railway journey and of course, a delicious cream tea!

Cumbria is not only famous for its lovely lakes and stunning scenery, it’s also steeped in rich history which has resulted in some incredible castles and mansions being built along the way. Step back in time and come face-to-face with magnificent castles and ruins such as Wray Castle and Lowther Castle along with breath-taking buildings such as Holker Hall, Askham Hall and Rydal Hall; all of which come with their own well-kept gardens and land. There is also the chance to relax in the quaint towns of Kendal and Windermere.

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Departs: 11/08/2018
  • Arrives: 12/08/2018
  • Prices from: £129

Celebrate the unique heritage of the historic industrial village of Port Sunlight – from its foundation in 1888 to life in the village today. We also take you to Ness Botanic Gardens, where you can discover the beautiful colours and landscaping. 

Come along with us as we visit our favourite Cheshire highlights. There is an exciting line-up of planned excursions including the award-winning Ness Botanic Gardens where you can admire blooms originating from all around the world; the Anderton Boat Lift which works just as well now as it did back in 1875; and the National Waterways Museum, where you can learn about the fascinating history of our incredible canal and river networks. Plus, you’ll have free time to explore the Roman city of Chester along with short visits to Ashbourne and Nantwich.

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’.

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.