This new tour takes us to the county of Hampshire, rich in history and packed full of interesting attractions. Our tour features the Hampshire Harvest Weekend, held within the grounds of the magnificent Winchester Cathedral. We also visit Blenheim Palace, Salisbury Cathedral, Stonehenge and enjoy the Autumn Colours of the Cotswolds on our return.
The 4 star Q Hampshire Court Hotel is located on the outskirts of Basingstoke, a modern hotel with excellent four star facilities. All bedrooms are en suite and offer Wi-Fi, tea making facilities, hairdryer, TV & telephone. The health club has an indoor pool & Spa. There is a lift.
Departing our local area we travel south into Oxfordshire for an included visit to the impressive Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. We continue our journey to the Chineham area of Basingstoke for 3 nights half board accommodation at the Q Hampshire Court Hotel.
The city of Salisbury is our destination this morning where we begin the day with a visit to the cities magnificent cathedral, one of the UK’s most iconic medieval buildings. Free time will follow before we travel to the world famous Stonehenge for an included visit to the best know prehistoric monument in Europe.
We spend the day at the Hampshire Harvest Weekend in Winchester for a day of food and farming fun in the Cathedral Close. There is plenty to do from buying and trying the delights of the Hampshire Fare members produce from within the county to meeting animals at the on-site farm experience. There’s horse-drawn carriage rides, falconry displays, a display of vintage tractors, alongside live music and Morris dancing.
We depart after breakfast and travel via the Cotswolds region, enjoying the autumn colours in one of the most picturesque parts of the UK. Arrival home early evening.
3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Excursions - entrance to Blenheim Palace, Salisbury Cathedral and Stonehenge.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £60.00