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Yorkshire Singles Break

Experience some of the most popular and varied attractions that Yorkshire has to offer.

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Includes some spectacular drives through the superb scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and includes a drink ‘on the house’ at ‘The Woolpack’, a behind the scenes tour of Ripon Cathedral and experience one of the oldest of English traditions – the Ripon Hornblower.


At a glance:

  • Ripon Cathedral Guided tour

  • The Ripon Hornblower

  • Drink at ‘The Woolpack’ Esholt Village

  • East Riddlesden Hall

  • York

  • Home pick up


This holiday includes Sapphire Star travel.

Day 1

Morning collection from home to join our coach for a leisurely drive northward to the Old Swan Hotel by late afternoon for a four-night stay, dinner, bed and breakfast.


Day 2

Today begins with an 'Emmerdale' drive through the beautiful countryside featured on the opening credits of the programme, en route to the tiny village of Esholt - used for outside location shots of Emmerdale for many years. Enjoy an included drink at the 'Woolpack' before continuing to the former spa town of Ilkley. This afternoon visit the National Trust owned East Riddlesden Hall, an intimate manor house set in mature grounds in the Aire Valley.

B, D

Day 3

After a leisurely breakfast, leave Harrogate and head for historic York. Explore this fascinating city with lots of attractions, such as the National Railway Museum, Jorvik Centre, the City Walls and not forgetting the magnificent Minster.

B, D

Day 4

Today is free to explore the town of Harrogate. Enjoy an early evening dinner before tonight's outing to Ripon. Tonight begins with a behind the scenes guided tour of the beautiful Ripon Cathedral and this is followed in the market square by one of the oldest English traditions, kept alive for hundreds of years without a break. At 9.00pm the Ripon Hornblower sets the night watch from each corner of the obelisk in the centre to reassure citizens that all is well.

B, D

Day 5

After the final breakfast travel back to East Anglia where the door to door collection service will be waiting to return you home.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate


This 3-star standard hotel stands in the centre of the lovely town of Harrogate and is famed as being Agatha Christie’s hiding place during her disappearance in 1926.

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

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

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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