Discovering Shropshire

Discovering Shropshire

Along the upper reaches of the River Severn and the borders between England & Wales, the countryside of Shropshire shelters some of the most beautiful landscapes and unspoilt towns that you can imagine.


The Buckatree Hall Hotel - Telford

The 3 star Buckatree Hall Hotel is a renowned comfortable country house, with its own private lake, which offers a relaxing retreat where you can escape from the pressure of day to day life.  Many rooms overlook the lake, providing a memorable setting in which to relax.  All bedrooms are en suite and have television and tea & coffee making facilities.

 

Tour Highlights

March Tour: RAF Cosford; Blists Hill; Much Wenlock; Ludlow; Shrewsbury

July & October Tours: Ludlow & Wenlock Edge; Attingham Park; Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre; Blists Hill; Shrewsbury & River Severn Cruise

July Tour Also Includes: Severn Valley Railway Train Ride

Excursions Included

Excursions Included For March:

  • A visit to RAF Cosford followed by a visit to Blists Hill, open air museum, where townsfolk in traditional dress re-enact life in an authentic Victorian community.
  • We visit Much Wenlock, home of the Modern Olympic Games. From here we continue to Ludlow, described by John Betjemen as “the loveliest town in England”.
  • We head for Shrewsbury, arguably the finest Tudor town in England. In the afternoon we continue to the market town of Ludlow.

 

Excursions Included for July & October:

  • Picturesque Wenlock Edge to Ludlow, a medieval town with Norman Castle.       An afternoon visit to the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.
  • Shrewsbury with its timber framed black & white buildings.       A cruise on the River Severn and then free time to explore. Afternoon visit to Attingham Park, a stunning stately home built in 1785.
  • Impressive Ironbridge Gorge where we visit Blists Hill Victorian Town.
  • On the July tour: We also include a ride on the Severn Valley Railway from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster.

 

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Mon 10-Jul-2017BUCKATREE HALL HOTEL£369.005£0.00 10+
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Mon 09-Oct-2017BUCKATREE HALL HOTEL£329.005£0.00 10+
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