A Flavour of Yorkshire at Christmas
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From our base in the spa town of Harrogate, enjoy the festive spirit of beautiful Yorkshire. Our holiday takes us to famous monuments, vintage railways and the magnificent city of York.
Your tour begins in Harrogate at the where you will be met by your Tour Manager. After checking in you enjoy a glass of mulled wine before dinner.
Today is Christmas Eve, and you begin by taking a short walk to the famous Bettys Tea Rooms, a Harrogate institution, where you enjoy a delicious cream tea.
This afternoon, travel by coach to Leeming Bar and join the diesel heritage Wensleydale Railway for a 'Santa Special' trip, which includes a mince pie as you travel through the stunning Yorkshire scenery.
Christmas Day is free for you to relax. Following a leisurely morning, a traditional Christmas Dinner is served in the hotel with all the trimmings. Your afternoon is also at leisure, perhaps to take a stroll around the pretty Valley Gardens just opposite the Royal Pump Rooms.
This evening you can indulge in a buffet dinner, followed by a quiz and bingo.
Travel by coach to join the beautiful and scenic Keighley & Worth Valley Railway. Enjoy a return trip along the beautiful 5 mile line to Oxenhope.
After, take the coach to beautiful Bolton Priory, a stunning and atmospheric church and ruins of a 12th century Augustinian Monastary that sits on the banks of the Strid. Here you enjoy plenty of time at leisure, and, this evening, return to Harrogate for dinner.
Today's excursion takes you to nearby York, which you explore on a guided walking tour. Following the tour you are free to sightsee at your own pace.
After breakfast your Tour Manager bids you goodbye and you are free to leave Harrogate at your leisure.
Please note that while every departure of this tour will feature the same excursions, the order may differ from that shown above.
On many of our UK & Ireland tours, you may check in at the first hotel on your itinerary anytime after 14:00; your Tour Manager will be available between 16:00 and 18:00. However, if you are arriving later, you can meet your Tour Manager before dinner from 19:00.
Please note: This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.
The festive spirit of beautiful Yorkshire