Kent's Gardens, Vines and Railway Lines

Mon 20 June 2022

5 days

Kent's Gardens, Vines and Railway Lines

A fascinating tour taking in Castles, vines and railway lines. We are treated to wonders at each of our historic house venues and together with great gardens there is plenty to see. Couple this with a steam train ride and a chance to see a vineyard in operation and of course sample the goods and on this tour there is something for everyone.

Our itinerary

Day One

An early morning start sees us head south making coffee and lunch stops en route to Folkestone and our hotel on the seafront where Dinner is served.

Day Two

We have a journey inland for an included visit to Leeds Castle and Gardens formerly a Norman Stronghold, a house frequented by henry V111 and later a Jacobean House there is much history here. the gardens are a delight to wander around. We spend some time in Folkestone. Dinner in the hotel this evening

Day Three

We take a steam train ride on the Tenterden Steam railway and follow this with a visit to Great Dixter House and Garden. Our journey home is along the coast via Romney. Dinner in the hotel

Day Four

A visit to Sissinghurst Gardens and a visit to a vineyard to see how it operates with some wine tasting. Dinner in the hotel

Day Five

We journey North making Coffee and lunch stops en route before we arrive back in Cumbria early evening

Our hotel

Offering spectacular views of the English Channel, this traditional Victorian-style hotel dates back to 1864, and is steeped in a rich history and nostalgia that will captivate you before you arrive!

Package includes

4 nights Dinner Bed and Breakfast at the Clifton Hotel Folkestone

Visit to Leeds Castle

Visit to Great Dixter House and Gardens

Visit to Sissinghurst Gardens

Steam Train Ride from Tenterden

Vineyard visit and Wine tasting

Executive Coach travel throughout

Price

£479.00 per person based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom

Single Supplement £100.00

Date

20 June 2022 (5 days)