A tour to appreciate the best of the Red Rose County as we enjoy a few days touring the county of Lancashire and Merseyside. Our base is the famous seaside resort of Southport, where luxury accommodation has been arranged at the Ramada Plaza Hotel.
The 4 star Ramada Plaza Southport is located at the heart of the waterfront development on the promenade, enjoying superb views over the Marine Lake. Facilities include a fitness suite, the Marine Brasserie Restaurant, plus a bar and relaxing lounge area. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, tea making facilities, hairdryer, safe, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. There is a lift.
A leisurely start we travel via Barton Grange Garden Centre and then onwards to Southport, where we check in for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Ramada Plaza Hotel.
Today we head South along the coast to Crosby, home of 'Another Place' - the 100-cast iron, life-size figures, sculpted by Angel of the North artist, Antony Gormley. We continue to Liverpool where the remainder of the day is free explore one of the UK's most iconic cities with its abundance of free museums, great shopping and many attractions.
The famous market town of Chorley is our destination this morning, a chance to browse one of the best markets in the region. Later we visit Astley Hall, a museum and art gallery housed within a Grade I listed historic house. The Hall is set within the beautiful surroundings of Astley Park. We enjoy a guided tour, bringing to life this fascinating location.
Enjoy a free day in our home resort where you can explore the scenic parks and gardens, indulge in fabulous shopping along Lord Street or stroll down the UK's oldest iron pier.
We depart after breakfast, returning via Oswaldtwistle Mill, arrive home early evening.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
Excursions – entry and guided tour of Astley Hall.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £80.00