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A Rye Look at 1066

A RYE LOOK AT 1066

 

East and West Sussex are rich in history and culture and our tour features visits to Battle Abbey, Pashley Manor Gardens, the Carr Taylor Vineyard and the historic town of Rye as well as two of the most popular seaside resorts in the area, Brighton and Hastings.

 

THE LANGHAM HOTEL, Eastbourne

The Langham is a Victorian Style hotel located on the seafront within walking distance of the pier. All bedrooms are decorated in neutral colours with each featuring a TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities.  A traditional style restaurant leads out to the conservatory at the front of the hotel.  From Langham’s Bar you can relax and admire the view or enjoy the sea air on the terraces outside.

 

 

DAY ONE:

Commence your holiday with our exclusive home pick-up service, join your tour coach and travel to Eastbourne with comfort stops enroute.  Arrive at your hotel late afternoon, time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO:

This morning we visit historic Battle Abbey where we enjoy an audio guided tour of the Abbey ruins which stands on the spot where the armies of King Harold and William the Conqueror clashed at the Battle of Hastings, then discover the Victorian walled garden, visitor centre and Abbey Gatehouse.  We spend the afternoon at the award winning Pashley Manor Gardens where we see romantic English landscaping at its best, delight in the sweeping herbaceous borders, elegant rose and historic walled gardens, kitchen garden, woodland paths and tranquil vistas.

 

DAY THREE:

We spend today in the vibrant resort of Brighton where there are plenty of attractions to see including the stunning Victorian Brighton Pier, the historic Brighton Bandstand, Madeira Lift, Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, the dazzlingly exotic Royal Pavilion.

 

DAY FOUR:

Today we spend time in Hastings Old Town, home to the town’s still working fishing fleet and historic fishermen’s net huts, little museums, two funicular lifts, miniature railway, lifeboat station and pirates!  From here we travel to the historic port town of Rye where you will have free time, perhaps obtain lunch in one of the many lovely tea rooms and restaurants.  In the afternoon we enjoy a private 90 minute guided tour and tasting at the Carr Taylor Vineyard, set in the beautiful East Sussex countryside.

 

DAY FIVE:

This morning after breakfast we depart the hotel and begin our homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Live entertainment

Admission 1066 Battle of Hastings with audio guided tour

Admission Pashley Manor Gardens

Guide tour Carr Taylor Vineyard & tasting

DAY ONE

Commence your holiday with our exclusive home pick-up service, join your tour coach and travel to Eastbourne with comfort stops enroute. Arrive at your hotel late afternoon, time to relax before dinner.

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DAY TWO

This morning we visit historic Battle Abbey where we enjoy an audio guided tour of the Abbey ruins which stands on the spot where the armies of King Harold and William the Conqueror clashed at the Battle of Hastings, then discover the Victorian walled garden, visitor centre and Abbey Gatehouse. We spend the afternoon at the award winning Pashley Manor Gardens where we see romantic English landscaping at its best, delight in the sweeping herbaceous borders, elegant rose and historic walled gardens, kitchen garden, woodland paths and tranquil vistas.

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DAY THREE

We spend today in the vibrant resort of Brighton where there are plenty of attractions to see including the stunning Victorian Brighton Pier, the historic Brighton Bandstand, Madeira Lift, Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, the dazzlingly exotic Royal Pavilion.

B, D

DAY FOUR

Today we spend time in Hastings Old Town, home to the town's still working fishing fleet and historic fishermen's net huts, little museums, two funicular lifts, miniature railway, lifeboat station and pirates! From here we travel to the historic port town of Rye where you will have free time, perhaps obtain lunch in one of the many lovely tea rooms and restaurants. In the afternoon we enjoy a private 90 minute guided tour and tasting at the Carr Taylor Vineyard, set in the beautiful East Sussex countryside.

B, D

DAY FIVE

This morning after breakfast we depart the hotel and begin our homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

THE LANGHAM HOTEL, Eastbourne

The Langham is a Victorian Style hotel located on the seafront within walking distance of the pier. All bedrooms are decorated in neutral colours with each featuring a TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities.  A traditional style restaurant leads out to the conservatory at the front of the hotel.  From Langham’s Bar you can relax and admire the view or enjoy the sea air on the terraces outside.

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Live entertainment

Admission 1066 Battle of Hastings with audio guided tour

Admission Pashley Manor Gardens

Guide tour Carr Taylor Vineyard & tasting

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