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Wye Valley & the Royal Forest of Dean

Experience this magical borderland on a scenic river cruise, a relaxing train ride and visits to the historic towns of Cheltenham and Gloucester.

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At a glance:

  • River Wye cruise

  • Dean Forest Railway

  • Cheltenham

  • Gloucester

  • 4 evenings’ entertainment

 

This holiday includes Sapphire Star travel.

Day 1

Following collection from home, travel to Coleford in the Royal Forest of Dean and the Bells Hotel for a four night stay with dinner, bed and breakfast with entertainment every night and a welcome drink on arrival.

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Day 2

Cross the border into Wales to the Georgian market town of Monmouth, famous for its unique 13th Century Monnow Bridge, before returning to England for a relaxing cruise along the River Wye from Symonds Yat West, one of the most spectacular stretches of the Wye Valley. If time allows, explore Coleford itself or enjoy the bowling and golf facilities at the hotel.

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Day 3

Follow the twists and turns of the Wye Valley for a break and photo opportunity at the magnificent ruins of Tintern Abbey, before continuing to the historic walled border town of Chepstow, dominated by the oldest surviving stone castle in Britain, on the banks of the River Wye. Return into the delightful Royal Forest of Dean for a relaxing round trip on the Dean Forest Railway.

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Day 4

Head to the Regency town of Cheltenham, full of architectural and heritage features, before continuing to Gloucester, with its cathedral and Victorian docks.

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Day 5

Travel back to East Anglia where the door to door collection service will be waiting to return you home.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Bells Hotel & Country Club

 

Located in the Forest of Dean, a warm welcome is assured at this lovely hotel, complete with a county standard bowling green.

 

www.bells-hotel.co.uk

 

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Name Address Contact Details
Ardleigh Crown Ardleigh Crown Public House
Beacon Hill Services Beacon Hill Services Lorry Park
Bramford, Angel PH Bramford, Angel Public House
Bury St Edmunds Bus Stn Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station, Stand 9
Capel St Mary (North) Capel St Mary White Horse Public House
Setdown Point:Capel St Mary National Exp StopSouth
Chelmsford Services Chelmsford Springfield Services
Lorry Park (Off A12)
Claydon Crown Claydon Crown Public House Lay By
Colchester North Rail Stn Colchester North Rail Station
Combs Bus Shelter Combs Bus Shelter, Ipswich Road (Opp. Esso Garage)
Copdock - Tescos Copdock Mill, Tesco Superstore Front Exit Bus Stop
Debenham Angel Debenham Angel Public House
Diss Bus Station Diss Bus Station
Eye Town Hall Eye Town Hall
Felixstowe Coach Park Felixstowe Coach Park, Garrison Lane, Felixstowe,
IP11 7SJ
Felixstowe Gt Eastern Sq Felixstowe Great Eastern Square
Ipswich, West End Rd Ipswich,West End Road Car Park
Kelvedon - The Tavern Kelvedon The Tavern, High Street/Station Road
Long Stratton Long Stratton Police Station
Mendlesham Kings Head Mendlesham, Kings Head Public House,
Mendlesham, Denters Hill Mendlesham, Denters Hill
Needham Market - Swan Needham Market, Swan Public House,
Newmarket Bus Station Newmarket Bus Station
Norwich - Castle Meadow Norwich, Castle Meadow,(Outside Galloway Office)
Redenhall/Station Road Junction of Redenhall Road/Station Road Harleston
(Old Duke William PH) IP20 0LB
Scole - Scole Engineering Outside Scole Engineering Garage, Scole
Sproughton Sproughton, Wild Man Public House
Stowmarket Railway Stn Stowmarket Railway Station
Stowupland Dents Corner Stowupland, Dents Corner,
Tollgate McDonalds Stanway, Mc Donalds Bus Stop, Tollgate, CO3 8RG
Witham Old Post Office Witham Old Post Bus Stop - Sorting Office
(NOT McColls Store)
Woolpit Church Woolpit Church

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