Holiday Tour Details
National Trust Break – Norfolk Description
England plays host to many historic and impressive gardens and houses and the National Trust has a particularly rich and varied collection of treasures in the beautiful county of Norfolk. Join us to see what history, artistry and beauty they offer in these unique homes and buildings.
National Trust Break – Norfolk Itinerary
Monday We leave Cornwall in the morning and sit back and enjoy the journey to Norwich.
Tuesday Our day begins at the Oxburgh Estate which has been home to the Bedingfeld family for five centuries. The house reveals one family’s unshakable Catholic faith and story of endurance. Later we visit the historic town of Kings Lynn.
Wednesday Today we begin with a visit to the lovely city of Norwich, the most complete medieval city in the UK. Later we make our way to the costal town of Great Yarmouth and visit the Elizabethan House Museum, a 16th century quayside home, set out to reflect domestic life from Tudor to Victorian times. It is thought to be the place where the fate of Charles I was decided and has links to Oliver Cromwell.
Thursday This morning our coach takes us to the Blickling Estate which comprises of a Jacobean mansion and fifty five acres of formal garden. Highlights include the Long Gallery Library holding its nationally important book collection and the Doric style temple. Later we move on to Felbrigg Hall Gardens, a vast garden and parkland full of hidden delights including the widely renowned walled garden and west garden which houses the 18th century Orangery.
Friday After breakfast we leave Norfolk and make our way home to Cornwall.
National Trust Break – Norfolk Hotel
The three star Wensum Valley Golf and Country Club Hotel is set in two hundred and fifty acres of stunning Norfolk countryside. It offers spacious rooms and excellent leisure facilities.
Wifi, hot drink facilities & swimming pool
National Trust Break – Norfolk Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Free optional travel insurance
4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Excursions as detailed
Admission to Oxburgh Estate
Admission to the Elizabethan House Museum
Admission to Blickling Estate
Admission to Felbrigg Hall Garden
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
National Trust Break – Norfolk Further Information
Single rooms available at a supplement of £80 per person
Home pick up £25 per person
£35 per person National Trust discount – members must produce a valid membership card or pay appropriate fee at venue
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel