Coach holidays with Alfa Travel

Castle Howard York City Cruise

Resort - Easingwold

Overview

Tucked away at the foot of the Howardian Hills, is the fabulous market town of Easingwold. This attractive Georgian market town has a multitude of places to eat, shop and stay.A host of independent stores, cafes, restaurants, galleries and boutiques, all brimming with individuality will tempt you to explore further.

Prices from

£329 per person

Supplements may apply

Tour code: 5287M

Tour: Castle Howard York City Cruise

Resort: Easingwold

Days: 5

Date Travelling: 02 July 2022

Travelling by: Coach

Hotel: Monarch Hotel

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Itinerary

Day 1 - Outward Travel

Day 2 - York with City Cruise

  • York's medieval walls were built by Henry III around 1220. Some stretches can be walked on today (steep stairs).
  • York's Minster (entry fee applies) is the largest medieval cathedral in England - it took over 250 years to complete.
  • There are many interesting shops in "The Shambles".
  • We enjoy an entertaining and informative cruise on the River Ouse, through the heart of the city.
  • As we glide along the shipper provides a revealing commentary on the history of York and the peoples who have lived in the city. (boat fare included in tour cost).

Day 3 - Day at Leisure

Day 4 - Castle Howard & Helmsley

  • One of Yorkshire’s grandest houses, the construction of Castle Howard took nearly a full century.
  • The grand house was extensively restored following a fire in 1940.
  • The house and its extensive gardens offer many elegant and dramatic scenes to delight the eye.
  • Helmsley is a charming small town with a variety of interesting shops and cafes.
  • The main sight is the ruined Helmsley Castle and adjoining walled garden (entry fees apply).

Day 5 - Return Travel

Monarch Hotel

New to the Leisureplex portfolio for 2019, the Monarch Hotel is situated in prime position on Bridlington's seafront. The resort's flat promenade offers a relaxing stroll into town. Guests can enjoy panoramic sea views from the restaurant and bar. Ground floor residents lounge. Entertainment room with dance floor. All 51 bedrooms are en-suite with Freeview TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift serves all floors apart from the 6th floor. any guest would need to negotiate 15 steps to access this floor from the fifth floor. Please ensure you submit a special requirements form if you have any mobility difficulties which may affect your holiday. Limited free car parking.

Contact Details

Monarch Hotel
South Marine Drive

Tel No: 01262 674447

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