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Peak District, Step Back in Time: 21st -25th October 2024

Peak District, Step Back in Time: 21st -25th October 2024

4 nights half board in the Peak District

21st -25th October 2024
Price per person £512 Single supplement £42

 

You will be staying in the Mercure Kenwood Hall Hotel. The hotel is built around a 19th century Hall, with modern extensions.  It has a lovely ornamental lake and views across to the Derbyshire Dales. During your stay you will enjoy a 3-course dinner each night.


The tour includes many highlights of the Peak District, Derbyshire and Cheshire including admissions to Lyme Park, Crich Tramway Village and Chatsworth House and Gardens.

 

Day 1:
Travel to Derbyshire where you will be greeted with tea/coffee on arrival. 
Sit back and take in the stunning views across the Dales. 

 

Day 2:

Visit the historic market town of Buxton, renowned for its healing waters and pavilion gardens set in 23 acres of Victorian landscaping.  


Continue to Lyme Park and step back in time to the Edwardian age – Lyme’s ‘Golden Era’ Enjoy the house with its lavish interiors, beautiful gardens and the enchanting lake where a certain Mr Darcy appeared in the BBC’s production Pride and Prejudice.

 

Day 3:

Travel to Crich and to the Tramway Village, a lovingly restored period village that is also home to the National Tramway Museum.  Exhibitions bring to life the history of the tram and visitors can ride on the restored tramways.  Other attractions include a workshop and viewing gallery, an old-fashioned sweet shop and a restored public house.  Afterwards continue to the pretty town of Ashbourne.

 

Day 4:

A leisurely morning and drive through the Peak District, passing the Derwent Dam and Ladybower Reservoir.  On then to enjoy the highlight of the tour, a visit to Chatsworth House and Gardens, the magnificent home of the Devonshire Family, which has appeared in period dramas.

 

Day 5:

After a final full English, you will embark on the return trip back to Norfolk

    £512.00Price
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