Regal Kent and Royal Greenwich
Mon 01 July 2019
REGAL KENT AND ROYAL GREENWICH
Kent has been home to a remarkable number of kings, queens and famous
leaders and on this fascinating tour we enter the regal and stately
world of historical figures who have wielded unique power and
influence far beyond the Kentish borders.
We leave Cumbria travelling by the motorway network making a coffee stop
before having lunch in Stratford on Avon. We continue on to our hotel
late afternoon. Dinner in the hotel.
We begin today with a visit to the 14th century Penshurst
Place once owned by Henry V111 where we have a guided tour and time
for lunch. In the afternoon we go to nearby Hever Castle once the
childhood home of Anne Boleyn spend the afternoon looking around the
700 year old house and exploring the 125 acre gardens. We return to
the hotel for Dinner.
A day at leisure in Greenwich where you can visit the Royal
Observatory, the National maritime Museum, the Cutty Sark or take the
pedestrian tunnel under the Thames and visit Canary Warf which has
lots to see and do..Dinner in the hotel tonight.
A day with a difference as we firstly visit Denbies Wine estate with
over 265 acres of vineyard we enjoy a tour and tasting. Onwards to
Chartwell the former home of Sir Winston Churchill where the house
remains much the same as when the family lived there..Dinner is
served in the hotel.
We return home to Cumbria making coffee stop en route before calling
into Lichfield for a late lunch and part of the afternoon free to
explore the historic city. We arrive home late afternoon.
The Mercure Dartford Brands Hatch Hotel is 4 star hotel uniquely situated
within the 500 acre Grand Prix Circuit the hotel is modern and
stylish and also has extensive leisure facilities.
4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Visits to Hever Castle, Penshurst Place and Chartwell
Visit to Greenwich
Visits to Stratford on Avon and Lichfield.
Visit to Denbies Wine Estate and tasting
Executive Coach Travel throughout
£ 409.00 based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom
Single supplement £ 90.00
1 July 2019 (5 days)