Holiday Tour Details
York Christmas Festival Description
In the lead up to the Christmas holidays the city of York comes alive and the annual Christmas Festival sees the quaint streets filled with an array of pretty chalets and colourful decorations. During our tour we also visit Harewood House, a historic gem where beautiful rooms are transformed into a fantastical dreamscape for the festive season.
York Christmas Festival Itinerary
Friday We depart Cornwall in the morning and travel to York. We arrive at our hotel to a warm welcome and hot drink.
Saturday This morning we have a visit to the spa town of Harrogate for time to explore and perhaps visit Bettys Tea Room. Later we head to Leeds where the Christkindelmarkt is transforming Millennium Square into a festive wonderland.
Sunday York is transformed into a Christmas delight as the St Nicholas Market is in full swing. Our whole day will be free to enjoy the magical festival, aromatic temptations and full programme of events that fill the quaint and narrow streets of this pretty city.
Monday Today we visit Harewood House where we are invited to enter a Christmas dreamscape that extends from the house into the surrounding grounds, with festive-themed music, events, demonstrations and experiences. The bird garden and farm experience are also open for your enjoyment.
Tuesday We leave our hotel and make the return journey home arriving in Cornwall mid evening.
York Christmas Festival Hotel
The three star Mercure Wetherby is a modern, comfortable hotel located on the outskirts of the town.
Wifi, hot drink facilities & porterage
York Christmas Festival Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Free optional travel insurance
4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome drink on arrival
Excursions as detailed
Admission to Harewood House
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
York Christmas Festival Further Information
Single rooms available at a supplement of £96 per person
Home pick up £15 per person
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel