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Harrogate is without a doubt one of England’s favourite floral resorts and the Dales are the pride and joy of Yorkshire. Join as we explore the spectacular scenery and delightful Harlow Carr Gardens.
Day One - Home to Harrogate
We’ll make our way from the interchange to Harrogate, where we’ll check in to the St George Hotel and will enjoy an evening meal. (D)
Days Two to Four - Harrogate
We spend the next three days in Harrogate enjoying two included excursions to take in the best that Yorkshire has to offer.
We take a tour of the Yorkshire Dales, enjoying the pretty towns of Pateley Bridge, Grassington and the market town of Skipton.
We also visit the famous Harlow Carr botanical gardens which are part of the Royal Horticultural Society and contain a number of beautiful gardens with plenty of walkways to enjoy during your time here.
You will have free time to explore Harrogate, which has a number of fantastic attractions, as well as great towns and cities close by which are easily accessible by public transport. (B,D)
Day Five - Harrogate to Home
Time to say goodbye today; we depart after breakfast and make our way to the interchange before returning home. (B)
The Country Living St George Hotel
The Country Living Hotel St George is a magnificent Georgian property at the heart of beautiful Harrogate.
The hotel has been designed in conjunction with the team at Country Living Magazine, the UK’s best-selling home interest magazine.
Rooms have been designed with relaxing surroundings, comfy sofas, cosy beds and stylish bathrooms to offer you total relaxation and an escape from the everyday. Country Living has worked with talented chefs to create delicious menus, using fresh, seasonal and local ingredients, with some recipes inspired by features from the magazine.
Of course the hotel has retained the original features it is blessed with, such as the beautiful Georgian facade and high ceilings, all of which adds to fantastic styling of the Country Living Hotel St George.
The hotel is ideally located in the centre of Harrogate, five minutes from Bettys tea rooms and the beautiful Valley Gardens on foot..
Head out of Harrogate and you can easily discover the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales which begin nearby, villages such as Malham and Grassington have a classic beauty and the rolling green hills in between are characteristic for their drystone walls and abundant livestock.
Fantastic cities are also in easy reach with cosmopolitan Leeds and historic York both great nearby options for a day trip.
Full Day: Yorkshire Dales
Today we’ll be enjoying the spectacular scenery of the Yorkshire Dales.
Half day: Harlow Carr Botanical Gardens
Visit to Harlow Carr Botanical Gardens, a peaceful garden drawing inspiration from the local scenery. The beautiful gardens are a showcase of plants, shrubs and trees.