This popular tour includes a cruise on the famous Manchester Ship Canal, a visit to the National Waterways Museum, a cruise on the Shropshire Union Canal, a journey on the Llangollen Steam Railway and the Llangollen Canal cruise. An interesting tour with added value...
The 4 star Q Hotels Park Royal is a lovely hotel in the heart of Cheshire. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities and Wi-Fi. There is a restaurant and bar. Other facilities include a health and fitness club with pool, Jacuzzi and sauna. There is a lift.
We travel to Ellesmere Port Inland Waterway Museum to enjoy a guided tour of the museum and a short cruise on the Shropshire Union Canal. We continue to Chester for free time and later transfer to the Q Park Royal Hotel, Stretton for 2 nights half board accommodation.
We enjoy a ride on the Llangollen Heritage Railway, which runs for 7.5 miles along the banks of the River Dee from Llangollen to Carrog. We then join the narrowboat 'Eirlys' for a 45 minute trip of a lifetime, a cruise along the Llangollen canal across the 'stream in the sky' - Thomas Telford's famous Pontcysyllte aqueduct, 126 feet above the valley floor.
We have an early breakfast and then join the 11.30am Manchester Ship Canal cruise from Seacombe, Wirral to Salford Quays. The 35 mile journey includes a live commentary providing an insight into the history of one of Britain's most important waterways. Refreshments can be purchased on board. On arrival in Manchester we depart for home arriving early evening
2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour.
Excursions - including entry to Ellesmere Port Museum, a Rail trip and 3 canal cruises.
DEPOSIT: £20.00 per person
Single supplement: £40.00