Join us as we visit Worcester's popular Victorian Christmas Fayre, where over 100 stalls fill the city's historic heart with festive cheer, and take a trip to historic Stratford-upon-Avon.
Tour Highlights And Inclusions
A visit to the Victorian Christmas Fayre in Worcester
A scenic drive to Broadway
A visit to Stratford-upon-Avon
Two nights' dinner, bed and English breakfast accommodation in a good hotel within 60 minutes of Worcester
Comfortable coach travel and transfers
The services of a friendly Tour Manager
Single rooms are available for a supplement
Leaving the local area this morning, you'll journey to the hotel, arriving in time for dinner.
This morning we travel to Worcester for the 24th Victorian Christmas Fayre. The city's historic streets will be filled with stalls selling festive food, unusual Christmas decorations and carefully crafted gifts, each manned by a stallholder in Victorian costume.
Browse the stalls, then return to the coach for a drive through the rolling Cotswolds countryside to the pretty village of Broadway, before we head to your hotel for dinner.
After breakfast, we'll head to Stratford-upon-Avon. Explore this lovely medieval market town, most famous as the birthplace and home of William Shakespeare, and perhaps head to the canal to wander the food and craft stalls of the weekly 'Upmarket'.
In the mid afternoon we'll begin our journey home, arriving back at your pick-up point in the mid to late evening.
You will be staying in a good hotel a 60-minute coach ride from Worcester. All guest rooms will have private facilities, TV, radio, and tea- and coffee-making facilities, and all the hotels used have good restaurant and bar facilities.
You will be staying in a good hotel a 60-minute coach ride from Worcester. All guest rooms will have private facilities, TV, radio, and tea- and coffee-making facilities, and all the hotels used have good restaurant and bar facilities.You will be advised of your allocated hotel when you receive your Joining Instructions and Itinerary.
Coach seating arrangements
Your Tour Manager will have allocated seats for you on the main coach in advance, taking into consideration any special requests wherever possible, and will advise you where to sit as you board the coach. This will be your seat for the duration of the tour. (Seats are not allocated on any connecting services to and from the main coach.)
Joining your holiday
Your final travel documents, including the exact time and place of departure, will be sent to you approximately 10 days prior to departure, providing all payments have been made. We are unable to give exact departure times before this.
Where meals are not included, your Tour Manager will ensure there are suitable stops made for you to purchase and enjoy lunch and/or dinner each day.
If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.
The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair, please let us know at the time of booking so that appropriate arrangements can be made.