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Ulverston Dickensian Festival

Ulverston Dickensian Festival

The Ulverston Dickensian Christmas Festival is one of the best events of its kind in the country, enjoy a wonderful atmosphere of a traditional market town in the Dickensian era, marking the start of the Christmas season and bringing a little Christmas magic to both young and old.

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ULVERSTON DICKENSIAN FESTIVAL

 

22 – 24 November 2019

Friday - Sunday

3 Days

From £195

 

The Ulverston Dickensian Christmas Festival is one of the best events of its kind in the country, enjoy a wonderful atmosphere of a traditional market town in the Dickensian era, marking the start of the Christmas season and bringing a little Christmas magic to both young and old.

 

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

 

Bowness Cruise   |   Ulverston Dickensian Festival

 

DAY ONE

We depart from your selected pick-up point and travel to the Lake District where we have free time in the picturesque lakeside town of Bowness-on-Windermere before travelling to our hotel, time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO

After a leisurely breakfast we travel to Ulverston for the Dickensian Christmas Festival. The festival has attracted thousands of visitors over the years, savour the wonderful atmosphere of this traditional market town, set in the Dickensian era. Don’t forget to watch the end of day parade through the streets.  As well as Ulverstons’ fantastic specialist shops & cafes, cobbled streets and great atmosphere there is a huge variety of free entertainment, and lots of music from Folk to Brass Bands, the fabulous Christmas Market has lots of unusual gifts and festive food.

 

 

 

 

DAY THREE

We enjoy breakfast this morning before heading to Bowness for a 45 minute circular island cruise enjoying contrasting scenery of mountains, wooded shorelines and lovely bays.  After our pleasant cruise we begin our journey home with comfort stops enroute.

 

 

YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES

·          Luxury coach travel

·          2 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

·          Bowness 45 minute Circular Island Cruise

·          Porterage.

 

CUMBRIA GRAND HOTEL, Grange-over-Sands

The Cumbria Grand Hotel was built in 1880 and is set in 20 acres of gardens and woodlands overlooking Morecambe Bay.  All bedrooms feature TV, hairdryer, telephone, tea/coffee making facilities.  The Hazelwood restaurant offers commanding views from a wall of spectacular windows overlooking the Bay and the adjacent golf course.

DAY ONE

From your selected pick-up point we travel to the Lake District where we have free time in the picturesque lakeside town of Bowness-on-Windermere before travelling to our hotel, time to relax before dinner.

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DAY TWO

After a leisurely breakfast we travel to Ulverston for the Dickensian Christmas Festival, it has attracted thousands of visitors over the years, savour the wonderful atmosphere of a traditional market town set in the Dickensian era. As well as Ulverstons' fantastic specialist shops & cafes, cobbled streets and great atmosphere there is a huge variety of free entertainment, and lots of music from Folk to Brass Bands, the fabulous Christmas Market has lots of unusual gifts and festive food.

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DAY THREE

We enjoy breakfast this morning before heading to Bowness for a 45 minute circular island cruise enjoying contrasting scenery of mountains, wooded shorelines and lovely bays. After our pleasant cruise we begin our journey home with comfort stops enroute.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

CUMBRIA GRAND HOTEL, 3 star

The Cumbria Grand Hotel was built in 1880 and is set in 20 acres of gardens and woodlands overlooking Morecambe Bay.  All bedrooms feature TV, hairdryer, telephone, tea/coffee making facilities.  The Hazelwood restaurant offers commanding views from a wall of spectacular windows overlooking the Bay and the adjacent golf course.

 

 

INCLUDED:

All coach travel

2 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Bowness 45 minute Circular Island Cruise

Porterage

 

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis and are limited. If no single supplement applies this is limited to single room allocation and therefore additional cost may apply. Prices displayed are per person unless otherwise stated. If door to door pick up is included there may be additional charges for out of area. Itineraries and hotel inclusions may be subject to change.

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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.

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Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Tesco Bus Stop
Bangor Bangor Bus Stop Opposite Railway Station
Birkenhead Birkenhead, The Old Pump House
Buckley Buckley, Mold Road outside Town Council Buildings
Chester Chester, Delamere Street
Chester Services M56 Chester Services on M56
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station
Connahs Quay Connahs Quay , Boat House Bus Stop CH5 4DD
Deeside, Deeside, Deeside Leisure Centre
Ellesmere Port Ellesmere Port, Library Civic Way
Flint Jones Motors Spar Garage, Chester Road, Flint, CH6 5DZ
Garden City Garden City , Amontola Restaurant
Holywell Holywell, Bus Station
Home Pickup Home Pickup
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park, Bus Stop
Llandudno Junction Llandudno Junction, Train Station Car Park
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan , Y Bont Bus Stop Aber Road
Mold Mold , Chester Street (near Bus Station)
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr , Bangor Road (Spar/ Llys Clwyd)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Prestatyn Prestatyn, Bus Station
Rhyl Rhyl , The Clock by the Sea Life Centre
Shotton Shotton, Ash Grove
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