Thursday : On our outward journey we drive through The Cotswolds, making a stop in picturesque Bourton-on-the-Water before continuing to our hotel.
Friday : A full day excursion to Bristol. Whilst here we have included a visit to Brunel’s SS Great Britain, where you will learn the story of Captain Gray, Isambard Kingdom Brunel and the incredible journey. There will then be free time to explore this maritime city and its many attractions. We return to the hotel taking in the sights of the Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Saturday : Today we spend the day in the beautiful city of Bath. This World Heritage Site is famous for its naturally hot spa water and original Roman style baths. There is also lots of shops, restaurants & pubs to keep you busy.
Sunday : Today we depart for Toddington where we board the train for our included journey through Laverton, Winchcombe and Gotherington to Cheltenham Race Course. We re-join our coach and continue to Gloucester where we spend some free time before returning to the hotel.
Monday : Following breakfast we leave the hotel and make our way to the Bowood Estate, home of the Marquis of Lansdowne, for our visit to the House & Gardens. The House & Gardens sit in the centre of Capability Brown’s Great parkland and over half of the house, which was purchased in 1754, is open to the public. Following this visit we continue the journey home.