Churchill's Blenheim & Heroes of Bletchley

Churchill's Blenheim & Heroes of Bletchley

Sir Winston Churchill was one of the country’s greatest statesmen. He was born in 1874 in Blenheim Palace and died in 1965 aged 90.  On our tour we visit Sir Winston’s birthplace – Blenheim Palace as well as Bletchley Park – once Britain’s best kept secret – to explore the top-secret world of iconic WW2 Code-breaking Huts and Blocks.


Mercure Abbey Hill Hotel

This stunning hotel provides a tranquil setting and newly refurbished bedrooms with a modern & contemporary design.  All bedrooms are en-suite and have TV, hairdryer, safe and tea/coffee making facilities.  The hotel offers a restaurant and a lounge bar.  Sorry No Lift, however the bedrooms are located on the ground and first floor only.

Tour Highlights

  • Blenheim Palace
  • Bletchley Park
  • Market Town of Aylesbury
  • Oxford ~ ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’

 

Excursions Included

  • We make our way to Bletchley Park for our included visit.  Once Britain’s best kept secret, today Bletchley Park is a unique Heritage site and vibrant tourist attraction.  Explore, experience and enjoy the top-secret world of iconic WW2 Code-breaking Huts and Blocks set within its atmospheric Victorian estate.  Following this visit we continue to the market town of Aylesbury – offering both the history and heritage of its old quarter as well as the modern shopping centres of a contemporary town.
  • We enjoy a visit to Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.  Here you can explore the Palace, a masterpiece of Baroque architecture with a permanent Churchill exhibition.  Stroll through the intricate Formal Gardens with Terraces and Secret Garden.  From here we make our way into Oxford, the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’ where spend the rest of the afternoon.

 

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Fri 12-May-2017MERCURE ABBEY HILL HOTEL£289.004£30.00 -    Please call