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Kensington Palace & Afternoon Tea

Kensington Palace & Afternoon Tea

There is something quite special about Kensington Palace, built in 1605 it became the royal home for William & Mary in 1689. It was saved from falling into ruin by Queen Victoria who was determined to save the Palace where she was born and spent her childhood. She secured government support to renovate the Palace in in recent years it has been home to many royals including the Queen's sister, Princess Margaret, Diana, Princess of Wales and currently the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge and Duke & D

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KENSINGTON PALACE with Afternoon Tea – Weekend Break

 

4 – 5 May 2019

Saturday – Sunday

2 Days

£189 £75 SINGLE SUPPLEMENT

 

There is something quite special about Kensington Palace, built in 1605 it became the royal home for William & Mary in 1689.  It was saved from falling into ruin by Queen Victoria who was determined to save the Palace where she was born and spent her childhood.  She secured government support to renovate the Palace in in recent years it has been home to many royals including the Queen’s sister, Princess Margaret, Diana, Princess of Wales and currently the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge and Duke & Duchess of Sussex.

 

Highlights

 

Kensington Palace   |   Afternoon Tea  

 

Day One

We depart from your selected pick-up point, join your tour coach and travel south with comfort stops enroute, arriving at your hotel late afternoon.  Evening at leisure (dinner not included), explore your surroundings and perhaps get a bite to eat.

 

Day Two

Enjoy a full cooked buffet breakfast in your hotel before we depart for Kensington Palace, you can explore the fabulous State Rooms and exhibits revealing the surprising stories of many of the Palace’s inhabitants over the centuries.  More recently the Palace was home to Diana, Princess of Wales and the very successful exhibition of her fashion story will be followed in 2019 with a special exhibition that will mark 200 years since the birth of Queen Victoria at Kensington Palace.  We follow up our visit with a superb afternoon tea served in the grounds overlooking the gardens before we depart for home late afternoon.

 

Price Includes:

·          Luxury coach travel

·          1 nights’ accommodation & breakfast

·          Admission Kensington Palace

·          Afternoon tea at the Orangery.

 

COPTHORNE TARA HOTEL, Kensington

A contemporary 4-star hotel located near The Royal Albert Hall and just a two minute walk from Kensington High Street, renowned for its warm hospitality the hotel offers well-appointed and comfortable rooms with an enviable central London location right in Kensington.

 

DAY ONE

From your local selected pick-up point, join your tour coach and travel south with comfort stops enroute, arriving at your hotel late afternoon. Evening at leisure (dinner not included), explore your surroundings and perhaps get a bite to eat.

DAY TWO

Enjoy a full cooked buffet breakfast in your hotel before we depart for Kensington Palace, you can explore the fabulous State Rooms and exhibits revealing the surprising stories of many of the Palace's inhabitants over the centuries. More recently the Palace was home to Diana, Princess of Wales and the very successful exhibition of her fashion story will be followed in 2019 with a special exhibition that will mark 200 years since the birth of Queen Victoria at Kensington Palace. We follow up our visit with a superb afternoon tea served in the grounds overlooking the gardens before we depart for home late afternoon.

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B=Breakfast Included

COPTHORNE TARA HOTEL, Kensington

A contemporary 4-star hotel located near The Royal Albert Hall and just a two minute walk from Kensington High Street, renowned for its warm hospitality the hotel offers well-appointed and comfortable rooms with an enviable central London location right in Kensington.

 

 

INCLUDED:

All coach travel

1 nights accommodation & breakfast

Admission Kensington Palace

Afternoon tea at the Orangery

 

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
Abergele Abergele Tesco Bus Stop
Bangor Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Railway Station
Birkenhead The Old Pump House - Birkenhead
Buckley Mold Road
Outside Town Council Building
Chester - Delamere St Delamere Street
Chester - Holiday Inn Chester, Holiday Inn South
Layby Outside
Chirk Chirk, Moreton Park Garden Centre
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station
Connahs Quay Boat House Bus Stop
CH5 4DD
Deeside Deeside Leisure Centre
Ellesmere Port Ellesmere Port, Library, Civic Way
Flint Jones Office
Spar Garage, Chester Road, Flint, CH6 5DZ
Holywell Holywell Bus Station
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park, Bus Stop
Llandudno Junction Train Station Car Park
Llanfairfechan Y Bont Bus Stop Aber Road
Mold Chester Street (near Bus Station)
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub
Oswestry Little Chef/Mile End Services
Penmaenmawr Bangor Road (Spar/ Llys Clwyd)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Prestatyn Prestatyn Bus Station
Rhyl The Clock by the Sea Life Centre
Shotton Ash Grove, Shotton
Wrexham - King Street Wrexham King Street Bus Station
Opposite taxi rank
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