SECRETS & SAFARI AT WOBURN & BLETCHLEY

The beautiful city of Cambridge set on the pretty River Cam originally dates back to Roman times and is an inspiring destination due to its beautiful museums, art galleries and majestic college buildings. We visit a number of impressive attractions that hold fascinating historical secrets and collections.

The three star Novotel Stevenage is a modern hotel adjacent to the Knebworth House estate. The spacious and comfortable rooms have free wifi and public areas are open plan and welcoming.

Itinerary

Monday We travel from Cornwall to Hertfordshire, arriving at our hotel late in the afternoon to a welcome tea and biscuits.

Tuesday Our destination today is Bletchley Park, home of the secret WW2 Enigma decoding machine and also the birthplace of the modern computer. Learn of the cunning spies and strategic deception that took place and visit the ornate Victorian mansion which was headquarters of British intelligence staff during the war. The outstanding Churchill Collection is not to be missed.

Wednesday Todays destination will be the city of Cambridge but on the way we stop off for morning coffee at the racing town of Newmarket, the attractive market town famous throughout the world as the home of Horseracing. Later our time in Cambridge will allow us to see the many magnificent and famous sites including Old Cavendish Laboratory, the Corpus Clock and of course many beautiful colleges.

Thursday After breakfast today we visit the historic home of the Duke of Bedford, Woburn Abbey. Steeped in a vast history, there is an array of antiques and art and a colourful past to learn of including the billeting of the WWII WRNs whilst they did their war work at Bletchley. Our visit also takes in Woburn Safari Park which opened in 1970 and you have the opportunity to see a selection of the 1,000 magnificent animals living in the vast grounds.

Friday We check out of our hotel after breakfast and travel home to Cornwall.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £40 per person

Home pick up £12 per person

£75 non-refundable deposit

Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel

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Total Price Includes:

Executive coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Porterage

Tea & biscuits on arrival

Excursions as detailed

Admission to Bletchley Park

Admission to the Woburn Experience

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Monday 7th May to

Friday 11th May 2018

5 Day Tour

£379

For more details

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01209 717152