Pennine Explorer

4* Mercure Dunkenhalgh, Blackburn: Skipton, Leeds & Liverpool Canal Cruise, Pendle Witch Tour & Settle to Carlisle Railway

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Accommodation - Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Blackburn (Arrival Day: 1) (Nights: 4) PRICE AVAILABILITY
Twin475.001+
Double475.001+
Double/Twin for Sole535.002+

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DETAILED OVERVIEW

Pennine Explorer

 

We stay at the 4* Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Blackburn. Highlights of this tour include the spectacular Settle to Carlisle railway journey, Pendle Witch & Ribble valley guided coach tour, a visit to the historic town of Skipton & the Leeds to Liverpool Canal Cruise.
 
 
MERCURE DUNKENHALGH HOTEL, BLACKBURN ****
Thursday 18 August 2022
5 days
£475 per person sharing a twin/double room
£60 single supplement
Home to home pick up/set down from £25
Front seat supplement £12.50 for the duration of the tour
 
 
Price Includes:
All coach travel
Porterage
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Settle to Carlisle Single Rail Journey
Leeds-Liverpool Canal Cruise
Pendle Witch Guided Tour
 

ITINERARY

Thursday 18 August

We depart the local area with a break for lunch, arriving at our hotel late afternoon. The 4* Mercure Dunkenhalgh is an historic hotel mixing the grandeur of a 700 year old building with modern facilities.

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Friday 19 August

This morning we visit the historic market town of Skipton with its impressive medieval castle. In the afternoon we join a canal boat for a return cruise along the Leeds & Liverpool canal following this historic route.

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Satuday 20 August

This morning we enjoy an historic guided tour of Pendle Hill as our guide tells the story of the most famous witchcraft trial in English History. Hear of dark deeds and wicked plots as you visit where it all happened in an area that has changed little in 400 years. This afternoon our guide takes through the beautiful Ribble Valley.

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Sunday 21 August

Today we enjoy a classic rail journey on the Settle to Carlisle Railway which is considered the most scenic rail journey in England as it winds through moorland scenery and over the famous Ribblehead viaduct. The coach will meet you at Carlisle for the return journey.

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Monday 22 August

We depart this morning with a break for lunch returning home late afternoon.

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PICK-UP POINTS

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour. Please note some pick up points may not be served on all departure dates.

NAME PICK-UP TIME RETURN TIME
Baldock Market Place N/STBATBA
Bishops Stortford Dane StTBATBA
Buntingford The Crown PHTBATBA
CAMBRIDGE SERVICES A14TBATBA
Cambridge Trumpington P&RTBATBA
Great Shelford NTBATBA
Harlow Bus Stn Stop 14TBATBA
HERTFORD - Tesco Stop 12TBATBA
Hitchin NTBATBA
HODDESDON - Clock TowerTBATBA
Letchworth Station Rd NTBATBA
Newport Stn Rd Bus Stop NTBATBA
Royston Bus StationTBATBA
Saffron Walden High St NTBATBA
Sawbridgeworth White L. NTBATBA
Sawston War Memorial NTBATBA
Stansted Mountfit Har NTBATBA
Stevenage Danestrete KTBATBA
WARE - Station RdTBATBA

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£25.00