Norfolk Broads & Great Yarmouth

Highlights:

Great Yarmouth is Norfolk’s premier seaside resort, set on the east coast with the Norfolk Broads and beautful countryside to the north, south and west. Norfolk, is probably most famous for the Broads which weave their way through the countryside making a magical man-made waterland. This ‘Venice of the East’ consists of beautiful countryside, picturesque towns & pretty little villages.

Tour Includes:

  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • Reserved Seat
  • Services of an Experienced Tour Driver
  • Drive On / Off Ferry with Stena Line
  • 5 Nights Bed & Breakfast
  • 5 Evening Meals
  • Complimentary use of Leisure Facilities
  • 2 Excursions
  • Admission to Houghton Hall

From

£645

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £136

ACCOMMODATION

ITINERARY

PICK UP POINTS

DEPARTURE DATES

Accommodation

The Prom Hotel, Great Yarmouth

The Prom Hotel, situated seaside, along the Northern end of the seafront Golden Mile, one-mile from Great Yartmouth Train Station, features 50 guestrooms, a lift to all floors, private banquet facilities, meeting rooms, three unique dining and drink venues, and free Wi-Fi. Large and spacious, guest room amenities include contemporary furnishing with a work desk, a flat-screen television with Sky Sports, coffee and tea making facilities, and en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries.

Tea / Coffee Making Facilities

Free Wi-Fi

Porterage

En-suite Bedroom

Leisure Facilities

Fitness Facilities

Spa Facilities

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Following all pick-ups this morning, we’ll travel to Belfast to board the 11:30hrs Stena Line crossing to Cairnryan. We’ll then travel from Cairnryan to Gretna where we will have a comfort stop before continuing our journey down the M6 motorway to the 4-star Marriott Hotel, near Preston. Here we will have an overnight stop for dinner, bed & breakfast.

(Overnight bag recommended).

Day 2

Depart 09:30hrs
We will continue our journey today and make comfort stops at conveniently located service areas.We’ll be travelling in a south-easterly direction toward the town of Kings Lynn where we’ll have a lunch time break. This was one of England’s most important ports back in the 12th century and although the maritime heritage is still evident, there are many new buildings along with the traditional shopping areas in the town. From Kings Lynn we will resume our journey heading toward Norwich where we will be based at 3-star PROM HOTEL, GREAT YARMOUTH. It is situated on the sea front so many of the rooms benefit from views of the beach and the beautiful Golden Mile.

Day 3

Depart Hotel 09:00hrs
Our excursion today will take us for a short run out Cromer – the best spot for Crabbing in Norfolk. Here we will have free time – maybe you’d like to sample this delectable delicacy with its unique flavour. We will then travel for a visit to Houghton Hall – Built for Britain’s first Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole, in the 1720s, Houghton Hall is now home to the 7th Marquess of Cholmondeley – a descendant of Sir Robert Walpole – and his family. The Hall is set in extensive parkland, with its famous white fallow deer, an award winning Walled Garden, Model Soldier Museum, cafe and gift shop. An impressive permanent collection of contemporary sculptures is displayed in the grounds, and  major solo exhibitions by Anthony Gormley and Magdalene Odundo will be staged there in 2024.

Day 4

Depart 10:00hrs
Our half day excursion today will take us on a leisurely journey through part of the Broads. Our journey will take us through the Bure Marshes National Nature Reserve and seaside resort Caister-on-Sea before heading back to the seaside resort of Great Yarmouth for free time.

Day 5

Depart 09:30hrs
All too soon it’s time to say our good-byes and retrace our journey back as far as Preston. To break our journey we will have an overnight stop at the 4-star Marriott Hotel f or dinner, bed and breakfast.
(Overnight bag recommended).

Day 6

Depart Hotel 09:00hrs
After breakfast it’s time for the next stage of our journey home. We’ll travel North with comfort stops dependant on the flow of traffic. We’ll make a final comfort stop at the Gretna Green tourist area. A great location to purchase any last-minute gifts and avail of the facilities. Moving on then, we travel to Cairnryan where we will check in for the 15:30hrs crossing home to Belfast. And it’s time to say our fond farewells.

Pick up Points

Pick up PointPick up TimeReturn Time
NEWTOWNARDS, Regent Street - Front Of Bus Station09:3019:15
BANGOR, Abbey Street - Front Of Bus Station09:4519:00
HOLYWOOD, Redburn Square10:0018:40
BELFAST, Glengall Street - Corner Of Opera House10:2018:20
BELFAST, Stena Passenger Terminal10:4518:00

Departure Dates

Low Deposit:
Only £50

Duration: 6 Days

Departs: Thu 18 July, 2024
Returns: Tue 23 July, 2024

From

£ 645

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £136

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