5 days - from only £449pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Christmas in Whitby

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 Whitby, with its pretty harbour, Abbey ruins and quaint riverside buildings.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • Delicious 3 course evening meals each evening
  • Mulled wine and a mince pie on arrival
  • Traditional 4 course Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings
  • 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 Whitby 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 North York Moors

    Take in some truly stunning scenery this Christmas Eve! We enjoy a scenic trip taking in the delights of the North York Moors. We visit beautiful Helmsley, known for its beautiful surrounding landscape, traditional market square and dramatic castle ruins. We continue to the traditional market town of Pickering. Overlooked by a splendid 13th century castle and known for its wonderful heritage railway, you will have time at leisure to explore the charming streets and alleyways of this popular town. We also visit the picturesque village of Thornton-le-Dale.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    North Yorkshire Moors

    North Yorkshire Moors

    Included Highlights

    • North Yorkshire Moors
  • Day 3: Christmas Day at leisure or York

    Merry Christmas! Relax in Whitby, open some presents, tuck into a traditional turkey dinner, or join our optional excursion to York. York has a rich history and many museums celebrating it, such as the Jorvik Viking Centre, the National Railway Museum telling of 300 years of railway history, and the Chocolate Story which tells of the many famous sweet brands associated with the city. York Minster’s impressive Gothic architecture dominates the city as one of the largest cathedrals in Northern Europe, and The Shambles are always worth a visit, with its over-hanging timber-framed houses and traditional shopfronts. Browse York’s many shops, from high street favourites to quirky and independent boutiques, along with excellent cafes, pubs and restaurants.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    York Minster

    York Minster

    Optional Excursions

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

    2020 2021
    • York
    TBC 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 Scarborough

    This morning we take a trip along the coast to nearby Scarborough. As Britain’s oldest and original seaside resort, Scarborough knows a thing or two about pleasing holidaymakers. Enjoy the sandy beaches, visit the Sea Life sanctuary, or explore the 12th century castle. We return to the hotel for a festive cream tea.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Scarborough

    Scarborough

    Included Highlights

    • Scarborough
  • Day 5:

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

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £90.00 (5 days).

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach, then on to Whitby 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 York

    Today we take a trip to the majestic city of York. York has a rich history and many museums celebrating it, such as the Jorvik Viking Centre, the National Railway Museum telling of 300 years of railway history, and the Chocolate Story which tells of the many famous sweet brands associated with the city. York Minster’s impressive Gothic architecture dominates the city as one of the largest cathedrals in Northern Europe, and The Shambles are always worth a visit, with its over-hanging timber-framed houses and traditional shopfronts. Browse York’s many shops, from high street favourites to quirky and independent boutiques, along with excellent cafes, pubs and restaurants.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    York

    York

    Included Highlights

    • York
  • Day 3: Christmas Day at leisure or North York Moors

    Merry Christmas! Relax in Whitby, open some presents, tuck into a traditional turkey dinner, or join our optional excursion with a scenic drive through the stunning North York Moors. Dotted along the Moors are quaint market towns and pretty villages and we visit some of the most picturesque, such as Hutton Le Hole, home to the Ryedale Folk Museum and famous for its free-roaming moorland sheep, and Goathland, better known as the fictional village of Aidensfield from Heartbeat.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    North Yorkshire Moors

    North Yorkshire Moors

    Optional Excursions

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

    2020 2021
    • North Yorkshire Moors
    TBC 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 Scarborough

    This morning we take a trip along the coast to nearby Scarborough. As Britain’s oldest and original seaside resort, Scarborough knows a thing or two about pleasing holidaymakers. Enjoy the sandy beaches, visit the Sea Life sanctuary, or explore the 12th century castle. We return to the hotel for a festive cream tea.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Scarborough

    Scarborough

    Included Highlights

    • Scarborough
  • Day 5:

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

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £90.00 (5 days).

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the Royal Hotel, located in Whitby.

  • Royal Hotel

    High on the West Cliff, the former Bay Hotel, Royal, occupies a commanding position with wonderful views over the beaches, harbour and lovely old town, and towards the dramatic abbey ruins. In the hotel you can enjoy tasty breakfast, midday and evening meals before enjoy an after-meal drink in the scenic bar and lounge.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • Fully Health and Safety Compliant
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone
    • Smoke Detectors in Every Room

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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