RAMBLING OF LANCASHIRE

Lancashire is an attractive county with contrasting landscapes and a diverse heritage. Our new tour offers two carefully selected moderate and intermediate walks for Ramblers who want to explore these attractive areas by foot. Alternative non walking itinerary available.

The Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland is a four star hotel. This modern property has many unique touches and public areas featuring work of local artists. All bedrooms are traditional and well furnished with hairdryer, TV and hot drinks tray. It has an indoor pool but no lift.

Itinerary

Sunday After a morning pick up we travel north to Lancashire and arrive at our hotel later in the day.

Monday Today’s guided walk of approximately ten miles begins in the village of Heversham in south Cumbria and as we make our way on to the headland and take in spectacular views across the Kent Estuary and Lakeland Fells. Taking the bridle path to Hincaster and then follow the Old Lancaster Kendal tow path before returning to Heversham. We enjoy a packed lunch en route.   

Tuesday Our coach will take us to Hurst Green Village where we begin our six mile guided Ribble Valley walk. Our scenic route will take us along the banks of the lovely rivers Ribble and Hodder. We break for a pub lunch along the way.

Wednesday We join our coach today and begin with a trip to the coast. There will be time for morning coffee in the seaside town of Southport before we make our way to Liverpools Albert Dock, a world heritage site and home to the largest collection of Grade I listed buildings in the country. The vibrant heart of the citys waterfront is home to the Maritime Museum, the Tate and the Beatles story.

Thursday Sadly we leave our hotel and make our way back to Cornwall.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £75 per person

One walk is moderate 6 miles

One walk is intermediate 10 miles with slight climb

Guides are registered walking guides with local knowledge

Walks will not be cancelled unless we are advised that conditions aredangerous, alternative non walking excursions will be substituted

Home pick up £12 per person

£75 non-refundable deposit

Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel

Tour subject to loading

Total Price Includes:

Executive coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Tea/coffee & homemade treat on arrival

Porterage

Pub lunch on one day

Packed lunch on one day

Excursions as detailed

Guided walking tour on two days

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Sunday 2nd to

Thursday 6th September 2018

5 Day Tour

£449

For more details

please phone

01209 717152