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Leicester Cathedral & Richard III

 

King Richard III Visitor Centre
  • Overview

    highlights

    • Tour of magnificent Leicester Cathedral
    • Explore the fascinating King Richard III Visitor Centre
    • Uncover the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth
    • Journey aboard the Battlefield Line
    • Jaunt to Melton Mowbray

    The Battle of Bosworth on Monday 22nd August 1485 marked a major turning point in English history. On this tour we’ll discover the interactive displays at the Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre as well as visiting magnificent Leicester Cathedral and the King Richard III Visitor Centre.

    Great for:

    • Great for - Battlefield
    • Great for - Culture
    • Great for - History
    • Great for - Railway


    Leicester Cathedral
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

    LOCATIONS


  • The Hotel

    YOUR HOTEL


    Scalford Hall Hotel

    • Scalford Hall Hotel
    • Scalford Hall Hotel
    • Scalford Hall Hotel

    With spacious rooms, peaceful surroundings and a restaurant that serves seasonal menus using fresh, local ingredients, the Scalford Hall Hotel is a great base for a holiday. 

    • Comfortable guest bedrooms
    • Bar
    • Edwards Restaurant
    • Official three-star rating
  • Gallery
  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    King Richard III Visitor Centre
    Full Day: Leicester Cathedral & Richard III Visitor Centre

    Excursion to Leicester. There is much interest in the discovery of King Richard III’s mortal remains and the reinterment service which took place at Leicester Cathedral. We’ll visit the magnificent Cathedral as well as the fascinating King Richard III Visitor Centre. 

    Bosworth Battlefield
    Full Day:Bosworth Battlefield Centre & Railway

    Trip to the fascinating Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, which tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth, which marked a major turning point in English history. With interactive displays, find out how archaeologists discovered the unique.

    Melton Mowbray
    Half Day: Melton Mowbray

    Excursion to the nearby, quintessential English market town of Melton Mowbray. Renowned for its stilton cheese and pork pies, the town is steeped in history.

    King Richard III Visitor Centre
    Full Day: Leicester Cathedral & Richard III Visitor Centre

    Excursion to Leicester. There is much interest in the discovery of King Richard III’s mortal remains and the reinterment service which took place at Leicester Cathedral. We’ll visit the magnificent Cathedral as well as the fascinating King Richard III Visitor Centre. 

    Bosworth Battlefield
    Full Day:Bosworth Battlefield Centre & Railway

    Trip to the fascinating Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, which tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth, which marked a major turning point in English history. With interactive displays, find out how archaeologists discovered the unique.

    Melton Mowbray
    Half Day: Melton Mowbray

    Excursion to the nearby, quintessential English market town of Melton Mowbray. Renowned for its stilton cheese and pork pies, the town is steeped in history.

    King Richard III Visitor Centre
    Full Day: Leicester Cathedral & Richard III Visitor Centre

    Excursion to Leicester. There is much interest in the discovery of King Richard III’s mortal remains and the reinterment service which took place at Leicester Cathedral. We’ll visit the magnificent Cathedral as well as the fascinating King Richard III Visitor Centre. 

    Bosworth Battlefield
    Full Day:Bosworth Battlefield Centre & Railway

    Trip to the fascinating Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, which tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth, which marked a major turning point in English history. With interactive displays, find out how archaeologists discovered the unique.

    Melton Mowbray
    Half Day: Melton Mowbray

    Excursion to the nearby, quintessential English market town of Melton Mowbray. Renowned for its stilton cheese and pork pies, the town is steeped in history.

    King Richard III Visitor Centre
    Full Day: Leicester Cathedral & Richard III Visitor Centre

    Excursion to Leicester. There is much interest in the discovery of King Richard III’s mortal remains and the reinterment service which took place at Leicester Cathedral. We’ll visit the magnificent Cathedral as well as the fascinating King Richard III Visitor Centre. 

    Bosworth Battlefield
    Full Day:Bosworth Battlefield Centre & Railway

    Trip to the fascinating Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, which tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth, which marked a major turning point in English history. With interactive displays, find out how archaeologists discovered the unique.

    Melton Mowbray
    Half Day: Melton Mowbray

    Excursion to the nearby, quintessential English market town of Melton Mowbray. Renowned for its stilton cheese and pork pies, the town is steeped in history.

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What's included

  • Return coach 
  • Four nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast, four evening meals
  • Porterage 
  • Three included excursions
Scalford Hall Hotel

Scalford Hall Hotel

With spacious rooms, peaceful surroundings and a restaurant that serves seasonal menus using fresh, local ingredients, the Scalford Hall Hotel is a great base for a holiday.

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Scalford Hall Hotel

  • Scalford Hall Hotel
  • Scalford Hall Hotel
  • Scalford Hall Hotel

With spacious rooms, peaceful surroundings and a restaurant that serves seasonal menus using fresh, local ingredients, the Scalford Hall Hotel is a great base for a holiday. 

  • Comfortable guest bedrooms
  • Bar
  • Edwards Restaurant
  • Official three-star rating
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  • British Travel Awards
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