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Luxury coach travel
4 nights dinner, bed and breakfast
Services of a Tour Manager throughout
Door to door service
Visits to Knaresborough,
Skipton and York
This morning we take a short drive to the spa and market town of knaresborough, for a stop to enjoy the scenery and high street. The town hosts many cafes and tearooms, perfect for warming up, or you may enjoy a wander along the riverside.
After we return to Harrogate, the rest of the day is free for you to explore at leisure. Enjoy a lovely stroll through beautiful Valley Gardens, explore the delightful Victorian arcades for some retail therapy. Have a relaxing lunch in one of the many restaurants, cafes and bars – maybe even visit the famous ‘Betty’s Tearooms’.
Our day takes us into the Yorkshire Dales, passing through the pretty village of Pateley Bridge, travelling over the moorland until we arrive at Grassington. We have a chance to enjoy a stop here to enjoy the quaint cobbled market town and perhaps have a coffee.
Afterwards, we head to the market town of skipton, known as the ‘Gateway to the Dales’. The High Street leads up to the church, behind which you see the impressive 900-year-old castle and Skipton Woods. Today is also market day so you have a chance to grab a bargain or some local goods.
After a leisurely breakfast we leave Harrogate and head for historic York. We have the day to explore this fascinating city with lots of attractions to keep you busy, such as the National Railway Museum, Jorvik Centre, the City Walls, the little streets and alleyways in the centre, not forgetting the magniﬁcent Minster.
The Old Swan Hotel stands in the centre of the lovely town of Harrogate and is famed as being Agatha Christie’s hiding place during her disappearance in 1926. Bedrooms are stylishly furnished and the public areas include the Library restaurant, the Wedgwood Room and the lounge bar. All bedrooms are en-suite and have satellite TV telephone, hairdryer and tea/coﬀee facilities. The hotel has a lift. Twin/double rooms available.
Pickup Points for this tour are:
The following room types are still available on this tour: