An area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Norfolk is a delightful mix of nostalgic seaside towns, quaint country villages and medieval history. On this break we explore Norfolk’s coast and country with admission into the Thursford collection to enjoy a unique performance from Robert Wolfe and a journey on the Bure Valley Railway.
DURING YOUR STAY
Day 1 – We travel to our hotel via Ely. This historic city is full of charm, beauty and home to one of the most magnificent Cathedrals in England. We then continue to our hotel in Norwich, Norfolk.
Day 2 – This morning we visit Cromer where you can enjoy a few hours at leisure in the timeless seaside town. Early this afternoon we visit the Thursford Collection where you will have the opportunity to listen to Robert Wolfe play the famous Wurlitzer. Robert Wolfe is recognised as one of the world’s leading interpreters of the theatre organ, renowned for his musicality he is without question one of the top British organists and this is a performance not to be missed.
Day 3 – Enjoy a free day in Norwich. Our hotel is ideally situated within walking distance from some of Norwich’s most famous attractions including Norwich Cathedral, Norwich castle perched on a tall mound and the City Hall’s clock tower originally built in the 1930s.
Day 4 – Today we have planned a full day excursion, after breakfast we enjoy a nostalgic ride on the Bure Valley Railway, Norfolk’s narrow gauge railway which runs between Aylsham and Wroxham. Enjoy a leisurely lunchtime at Wroxham Barns and this afternoon we take you to the popular seaside town of Great Yarmouth.
Day 5 – After breakfast we travel home via a leisurely stop in Kings Lynn.
Holiday Inn Norwich City ****
This modern and comfortable hotel is located close to the city centre and within walking distance from Norwich Cathedral, the castle and Riverside shopping complex.
4 nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast
Free time in Ely, Cromer, Norwich, Great Yarmouth & Kings Lynn
Admission to the Thursford Collection
Visit to Wroxham Barns
SKILLS REF: LBNF
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Tue 01 August 5 £379 £80