Holiday Tour Details
Wye Valley, Poldark & The Cotswolds Description
A scenic and interesting tour that is packed with varied excursions. We enjoy Gloucestershire and its surrounding counties as well as visiting a range of the most popular attractions to be found in the area.
Wye Valley, Poldark & The Cotswolds Itinerary
Monday We leave Cornwall in the morning and enjoy a lunch break at Cadbury Garden Centre, Congresbury. In the afternoon we travel to our hotel for a welcome hot drink on arrival.
Tuesday This morning we visit historic Stroud, the ‘capital of the Cotswolds’ before making our way to Tetbury – renowned for its antique shops and royal connections. Later we visit Chavenage House, a stunning 16th century house that you may recognise as ‘Trenwith’ the Poldark family manor. The house also has many associations with the Civil War.
Wednesday We have a morning visit to the Victorian spa resort of Cheltenham, the most complete Regency town in Britain. Later we move on to the cathedral city of Gloucester and its impressive, restored Victorian Docks. Here we enjoy a visit to the excellent National Waterways Museum and take a peaceful cruise on the Sharpness Canal.
Thursday Our visit today takes us along the shores of the River Severn to the historic town of Chepstow. We take a short break before meandering north up the beautiful Wye Valley, passing the ruins of Tintern Abbey on the way to delightful Monmouth. After lunch, a cruise on the River Wye at Symonds Yat before returning to the hotel.
Friday After breakfast, we make our homeward journey.
Wye Valley, Poldark & The Cotswolds Hotel
The four star Gloucester Robinswood Hotel Signature Collection by Best Western is a contemporary and tasteful hotel on the edge Gloucester. Excellent facilities include indoor pool with sauna and jacuzzi.
Wifi, hot drink facilities, porterage & swimming pool
Wye Valley, Poldark & The Cotswolds Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Free optional travel insurance
4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome drink on arrival
Excursions as detailed
Admission to Chavenage House
National Waterway Museum & Sharpness Canal cruise
River Wye cruise
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
Wye Valley, Poldark & The Cotswolds Further Information
Single rooms available at a supplement of £100 per person
Home pick up £25 per person
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel