Glorious York & the Yorkshire Coast
4 Day & 5 Day Coach Holiday
- 4 days
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- Coach Holiday
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- Dinner, B&B
- Coach travel throughout
- Full holiday itinerary
- Welcome pack
- Door to Door service (if stated)
||Fri 13 Sep, 2019
||Holiday Inn Hull Marina
||Mon 16 Sep, 2019
GEHURN 5 6
||Britannia Royal Hotel Hull
||Mon 14 Oct, 2019
GEHURN 5 7
||Britannia Royal Hotel Hull
Based in Kingston-upon-Hull, discover storybook York along with sandy seaside sensations on this enticing holiday. Yorkshire’s only waterfront city, Hull is the onetime home of poet Philip Larkin and was designated UK City of Culture in 2017. It boasts a wealth of attractions such as the Streetlife Museum of Transport, the city’s top visitor attraction where you can hop on a tram or enjoy a carriage ride through a recreated 1930s street scene then view exhibits including a Hobby Horse bicycle dating from 1818. Hull’s Old Town features interesting buildings including the seventeenth century house where the slavery abolitionist William Wilberforce was born. The Old Town also boasts Georgian dwellings and Ye Olde Black Boy, one of the oldest pubs on the High Street. Elsewhere, step aboard Spurn Lightship to learn about Hull’s maritime past, view the iconic Humber Bridge or follow the Philip Larkin Trail through the heart of the city to Hull History Centre.
York is celebrated for its Roman, Viking and medieval heritage and is a delight to explore. Wander the narrow alleyways, take a boat trip on the River Ouse, visit the national railway museum or step back a thousand years at the Jorvik Viking Centre. don’t miss the magnificent minister – an absolute masterpiece of sculptured stone and stained glass windows.
Filey & Scarborough
Our day begins in Filey, a former fishing village, rich in heritage and home to a variety of seabirds as well as Edwardian architecture, quirky shops and an intriguing museum. after time to take in its charms, we move on to Scarborough, a pretty resort with two sandy bays split by a headland bearing twelfth century Scarborough Castle and a Victorian funicular train linking the town centre with the bay and harbour. Perhaps take a trip on the quaint North Bay Miniature Railway or visit Peasholm Park where you’ll find Japanese gardens, streams and waterfalls as well as the world famous naval warfare – a unique miniature naval battle.
Bridlington & Hornsea
Perhaps stroll bridlington’s award winning promenade or quaint old town, explore the pre-Roman harbour, hop on the land train that runs up and down the seafront or step aboard a pleasure cruiser for a sail around the harbour. Later we continue to the quintessential seaside resort of Hornsea with its peaceful beach, towering Victorian folly, huge freshwater lake and variety of seabirds. Perhaps visit Hornsea Folk Museum which houses the world’s largest collection of Hornsea Pottery (five day holidays only).
Holiday Inn - Hull Marina
This superb modern hotel overlooks the marina in the heart of Hull and has a lounge bar with pool table, well appointed bedrooms and a pleasant terrace. The Prince’s Key Shopping Centre is just across the road.
GLENTON customers who rate the hotel either good or excellent:
Comfort & cleanliness: 90%
Britannia Royal Hotel - Hull
This landmark hotel is centrally located and features Victorian splendour with an elegant facade and a spacious and comfortably furnished interior. Hull’s historic old town and the city’s modern shopping centre are close by.
Door to Door* Service
For departures from Scotland (Glenton)
Where advertised our door to door service is available to customers living within ten miles of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dunfermline and Hamilton. On our AIR & CRUISE holidays we offer an extended service with a radius of 35 miles from the listed points, for departures from Scottish ports and airports. Please call 08000 24 24 24 to check if you are eligable for our Door to Door service.
For departures from England (Glenton Palmer)
Our much-loved free Door to Door service is available on all Glenton Palmer Select coach tours of four days or longer and many of our AIR & CRUISE holidays. Available to customers living in the collection area. Please click here to view maps of the pick up areas. Please call 01924 895 849 to check if you are eligable for our Door to Door service.
A home collection may still be available from outside these areas but a supplement will apply.
Where advertised this free service it may be necessary to share your vehicle with other passengers on your tour. The pick-up will be at the address of the lead name on your booking. Additional pick-ups may be requested at a supplement of £20 per person. You will be driven from your home to a coach pick-up point and, on occasion, you may have to transfer to another vehicle before boarding the coach. Unfortunately, for operational and administrative reasons, Door to Door service may not be available for bookings made within 21 days of departure.