WADDESDON MANOR & SS GREAT BRITAIN
Thursday 6th/Friday 7th December 2018
Morning departure for Waddesdon Manor stopping for a short visit to Swindon Outlet for either a quick look around, coffee/early lunch.
With huge Christmas trees in front of the House and at the Stables, all decorated with thousands of lights Waddesdon should be looking stunning. Each year the East Wing and Bachelors' Wing at Waddesdon Manor which we have timed tickets for are beautifully decorated to reflect a chosen theme.
There's plenty to see & enjoy in the Gardens at Waddesdon this Christmas. From traditional real pine Christmas trees placed all around the Gardens. Standing to attention at the main entrance you'll see two enormous Christmas trees, beautifully lit and twinkling as the light begins to fade. There are more stunning trees all around the gardens creating a magical Christmas atmosphere & contemporary light sculptures hidden throughout the gardens & the front of the house will be lit up.
The Christmas Gift & Food Fair is also on with little chalets selling their wares.
Our hotel for the night is the 4* Hilton Reading hotel.
Hotel details www.Hilton.co.uk/Reading
Perhaps a chance to use leisure facilites before dinner
Chance to use the leisure facilites before breakfast
After breakfast we will depart for Bristol and SS Great Britain. Experience luxury with a mulled wine before a traditional three course Christmas lunch in the First Class Dining Saloon, enjoy tales of the history of Brunel’s SS Great Britain from Mr. Brunel then explore the ship and Dry Dock & new museum.
Included in the price of the break
Coach with pickups Forde Park, Railway Station, B&Q Newton Abbot, Next Greenhill Way Kingsteignton & Exeter Services
Bed Breakfast & 3 course dinner at Hilton Reading
Visit to Waddesdon Manor
Entry for National Trust Members included in trip
If you are not a NT member please advise and enquire for rate when booking
Entry & lunch in the First Class Dining Salon on SS Great Britain
Entry to SS Great Britain & new museum
COST £145.00 PER PERSON SHARING
£25 SINGLE SUPPLEMENT (sorry all single allocation now taken)
£25 per person deposit with booking
Final payment by 1st October
SORRY ALL PLACES HAVE NOW BEEN RESERVED PLEASE LEAVE NAMES INCASE OF CANCELLATIONS.
PLEASE NOTE INSURANCE IS NOT INCLUDED
SS Great Britain
First Class Dining Saloon
SS Great Britain