Norfolk Royals, Rails, Sails and Sands

Fri 08 June 2018

5 days

Norfolk Royals, Rails, Sails and Sands

A delightful tours during which we visit the Queen's Christmas residence of Sandringham, travel on the Norfolk Broads, take a steam train ride as well as visiting a Stately Home and Gardens with an interesting tour of The Field to Fork Experience. The Norfolk Broads are noted for their flat landscape but within this area there are many interesting places waiting for you to discover them.

Day One

We depart Cumbria early morning and head across the A66 to Richmond where we have time for Coffee before we continue to Lincoln for Lunch. We have time to explore before we continue our journey passing the Wash and King Lynn en route to Norwich and our hotel The Brook. Welcome tea and coffee are served on arrival and Dinner is served in the hotel tonight.

Day Two

After breakfast we have a Full Day tour initially back towards Kings Lynn before heading to Sandringham House and Estate. Here you have an included entry to the House, Gardens, Museum and Visitor Centre there will also be time to visit Sandringham Church. We have the whole day to look around this Royal residence. We return to our hotel for dinner.

Day Three

After breakfast today we head to Aylsham where we join the Bure Valley Railway for a one way journey to Wroxham at which we transfer to a Broads Boat for a 90 minute cruise. We meet our coach for the short trip into Great Yarmouth where we have the afternoon fre at leisure before we return to our hotel for tonights dinner.

Day Four

Today after breakfast we drive North via Fakenham to the Coast and an included visit to Holkham Hall a palatial residence with many associated attractions. We have time to visit The Hall, The Walled Gardens and also the Field to Fork experience. There is much more to see and do including a Deer Park, Woodland area and a What the Butler saw exhibition. Our return journey is along the coast as we head back to our hotel for a farewell dinner.

Day Five

We depart our hotel after breakfast and begin our journey homewards. We make comfort stops en route and have a lunch stop in Retford a pretty market town. We arrive back in Cumbria late afternoon


Our hotel

Brook Hotel, Norwich, a beautiful 3* hotel situated on the outskirts of Norwich. All bedrooms are en-suite with flat screen TV, telephone & hair dryer. The hotel has a leisure centre which includes a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and a brand new gym.


Package includes

4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast at Brook Hotel, Norwich

Included visit to Sandringham House, Gardens, Museum and Visitor Centre

Bure Valley Rail journey

Norfolk Broads 90 minute Cruise

Visit to Great Yarmouth

Included visit to Holkham Hall, Gardens and the Field to Fork Experience

Luxury Executive Coach Travel throughout.


Price £390.00 per person based on two passengers sharing a double or twin bedroom

Singe supplement nil (limited)


Date Friday 8th June (5 days)