5 days - from only £489pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Christmas in Chollerford

Christmas is a truly special time of year, whether you want to spend it with family, relax in your own company, or meet new people and new friends. Join us for a mulled wine and mince pie on arrival, Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, festive cream tea each day, and a small gift from Santa! Celebrate this magical time of year in rural Chollerford in the heart of Hadrian Wall country with some of the North East’s finest cities nearby.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • Delicious 3 course evening meals each evening
  • Mulled wine and a mince pie on arrival
  • A gift from Santa
  • Festive cream tea each day
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach, then on to Chollerford and our hotel for four nights. We enjoy a mulled wine with a mince pie on arrival to get us into the Christmas spirit.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Christmas Eve in Newcastle

    Today we visit the vibrant city of Newcastle. Famous for its industrial heritage, its brown ale, popular nightlife and distinct ‘Geordie’ accent, there’s a lot to do in Newcastle. It began life as a Roman fort on Hadrian’s Wall in 122AD and from there has developed into a cosmopolitan city. Visit one of Newcastle’s many museums and galleries, the Castle, or the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, an unusual structure spanning the River Tyne. Of course there are plenty of shops that are perfect for some last minute Christmas shopping, and many restaurants and pubs to enjoy.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Newcastle

    Newcastle

    Included Highlights

    • Newcastle
  • Day 3: Christmas Day at leisure or Durham

    Merry Christmas! Relax in Chollerford, open some presents, tuck into a traditional turkey dinner, or join our optional excursion to Durham, which Bill Bryson called ‘a perfect little city’. The magnificent cathedral, Norman castle and the Durham Museum and Heritage Centre are all worth visiting, but simply strolling through the medieval streets is a joy in itself.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Durham

    Durham

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Durham
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 4: Boxing Day in Hexham

    This morning we take a trip to nearby Hexham, an ancient market town. Hexham Abbey is a Grade I listed building built in 674AD and is boasts stunning architecture. Wander through the winding streets, visit one of the many galleries, of browse the eclectic independent shops. We return to the hotel for a festive cream tea.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Hexham

    Hexham

    Included Highlights

    • Hexham
  • Day 5:

    We depart the hotel this morning, filled with magical Christmas memories, and return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the George Hotel in Chollerford.

  • The George Hotel

    Located close to Hexham, the former Coast & Country George Hotel offers is located in the centre of Chollerford and boasts a leisure club, a sunbathing terrace and a patio.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • WiFi Available

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.

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