5 days - from only £299pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Turkey & Tinsel in Whitby

Christmas comes early on a Turkey & Tinsel break! Enjoy the festive season twice this year with mulled wine on arrival, Christmas dinner with a complimentary drink, and a festive cream tea one day. Get into the festive spirit in Whitby, with its pretty harbour, Abbey ruins and quaint riverside buildings.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals including Christmas dinner with a complimentary glass of wine
  • Tea, coffee or mulled wine on arrival, with a festive treat
  • One festive cream tea
  • 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 tea, coffee or mulled wine with a festive treat on arrival to get us into the spirit of the season.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: North York Moors

    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. We return back to the hotel in time for our 'Christmas Dinner' complete with complimentary drink.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    North York Moors

    North York Moors

    Included Highlights

    • North York Moors
  • Day 3: Day at Leisure or York

    Relax in Whitby, 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

    York

    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: 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 full of festive cheer 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 tea, coffee or mulled wine with a festive treat on arrival to get us into the spirit of the season.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: 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.

    At this time of year, York is home to St Nicholas Fair, one of the best Christmas Markets in the county, boasting traders from across the country selling the traditional festive foods and hand-crafted gifts.

    We return back to the hotel in time for our 'Christmas Dinner' complete with a complimentary glass of wine.

    Please note: Christmas market dates are subject to confirmation.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    York

    York

    Included Highlights

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

    Relax in Whitby 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 York Moors

    North York Moors

    Optional Excursions

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

    2020 2021
    • North York 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: 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 full of festive cheer 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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