If you’re looking for something festive to do this Christmas, then you’ve come to the right place! This year enjoy some Christmas festivities in the North-East as we visit Castle Howard, Middlesbrough Christmas Market and traditional York.
DURING YOUR STAY
Day 1 – This morning we take you to Castle Howard where we have included admission into the House and Gardens. Each year around this time, Castle Howard is transformed into a winter wonderland as the House is dressed in stunning traditional Christmas decorations all for you to enjoy! After some free time, we continue our leisurely journey to the hotel.
Day 2 – Today we travel to Middlesbrough, where we enjoy a little free time at the magical Christmas market which features a traditional festive fairground, including a stunning Victorian helter skelter, carousel swings and a ferris wheel. Later today we take you to the Teeside theatre where we will enjoy an early evening performance.
Day 3 – After breakfast we visit the walled city of York, soak up the city’s medieval charm for a few hours as the cobbled streets and alleyways are transformed into a winter wonderland. After some free time we continue our journey back to the East Midlands.
Manor House Hotel ***, West Auckland
Set in its own landscaped grounds, this charming English manor house hotel dates back to the 12th Century and is reputed to have been Henry VIII’s hunting lodge! Today the hotel is equipped with multi-functional rooms and a spa.
2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Admission into Castle Howard
Excursions to Middlesbrough Christmas Market & York
Ticket to a local pantomime
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Fri 23 November 3 £279 £40