Christmas at Kew Gardens and London 2022

£399pp, Departing on 06/12/2022

Tour Details

Join us this festive season as we visit London, Oxford and Kew Gardens.  Enjoy Christmas at Kew as we experience the magical after-dark explosion of festive lights as Kew’s iconic architecture and tree canopies are brought to life, sparkling with seasonal decorations and colour. Discover an enchanting festive trail of lights that winds its way through the botanic gardens.  We complete this break with free time in central London – perfect to do some sightseeing or a little Christmas shopping while admiring festive window displays.

Tour Deposit: £100

Price Includes:

  • Return flights from Belfast City Airport to London Heathrow with Aer Lingus
  • Airport taxes and security charges
  • 10kg checked-in bag per person
  • Executive coach transfers throughout
  • 2 nights in 4* Copthorne Hotel Slough, Windsor
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Visit Oxford
  • Free time in London
  • Visit Christmas at Kew Gardens
  • Free time in Windsor
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes. Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

Flight Times:

Depart Belfast City 08:50 / Arrive London Heathrow 10:20

Depart London Heathrow 19:45 / Arrive Belfast City 21:10

Optional extra:

Single Supplement Cost: £70 per person  Updated 5/8/22 

 

ITVs Emmerdale – The Village Tour & Yorkshire – September

Departing 30 Sept 2022  £379pp

Tour Details


Join us as we visit the Emmerdale Village Tour, step into the Emmerdale Village at the outdoor TV set. Head to the Yorkshire dales for an unforgettable experience taking you behind the scenes of Emmerdale. Walk in the footsteps of your favourite castmates as you explore the beautiful countryside setting of your favourite soap!  During the tour we will also visit the Victorian spa town Harrogate, Leeds City, Skipton, Otley and the village of Esholt, formerly Emmerdale’s Beckindale and the original Woolpack Pub.

Tour Deposit: £50 per person

Price Includes:


  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Line Port
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 3 nights’ accommodation at the 3* Midland Hotel – Bradford
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • The Emmerdale Village Tour
  • Free time in Leeds
  • Visit to Esholt, location of the original Emmerdale setting
  • Visit to the Victorian Spa town of Harrogate
  • Visit to the town of Skipton
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

 

Please note: The Emmerdale Village Tour is subject to planning permission and ITVs filming schedule which might run on over the weekend. Due to the uneven terrain, this tour is not wheelchair friendly and those with walking difficulties may struggle with its duration.

 

Ferry times:

  • Depart Belfast 7:30 – Arrive Cairnryan 9:52
  • Depart Cairnryan 19:30 – Arrive Belfast 21:45

Offer updated 4/6/22

Festive Harrogate, Leeds and RHS Harlow Carr

Departing 12/12/2022  £325pp

Tour Details

Get in the festive spirit and join us on our festive tour staying at the Mercure Wetherby Hotel.  Enjoy some time for shopping, visit Leeds and Harrogate and experience Glow at RHS Harlow Carr Gardens as the gardens sparkle this festive season and follow dazzling displays lighting a magical trail.

Tour Deposit: £50 per person

Price Includes:

  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Terminal.
  • Return ferry crossing with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in the 3* Mercure Wetherby Hotel, Wetherby
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village
  • Free time in Leeds and visit Harewood House
  • Free time in Harrogate and visit RHS Harlow Carr
  • Visit Hawes and the Wensleydale visitor centre
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.


Optional extra:

Single Supplement Cost: £80 per person

Newcastle and Metro Centre Christmas Shopper

Departing 18/11/2022  £189 per person

Tour Details

Newcastle is the perfect city for a spot of Christmas shopping! Join us for a weekend break and start your Christmas shopping at the famous Metro Centre – get set for shopping heaven at The North-East’s ultimate shopping destination with over 250 retailers. Enjoy some free time to explore the city, sightsee, shop, and soak up the Christmas Spirit. Grab some designer bargains as we visit the Gretna Outlet Village.

Tour Deposit: £50

Price Includes:


  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Terminal.
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 2 nights accommodation in Holiday Express – Newcastle, Metro Station
  • Breakfast
  • Free time in Gretna Outlet Village
  • Full day at Metro Centre
  • Free time Newcastle City Centre
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

 

PLEASE NOTE: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes. Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

 

Ferry times:

  •  Departs Belfast 07:30 / Arrives Cairnryan 09:52
  • Departs Cairnryan 19:30 / Arrive Belfast 21:45


Optional extra:

Single Supplement Cost: £84 per person

 

Birmingham Christmas Shopper

Departing 18/11/2022 and 09/12/2022  £169pp

Tour Details

Get into the festive spirit with a Christmas shopping break to Birmingham. Join us for some stress-free Christmas shopping, as you sit back and relax, and travel by luxury coach to one of the UK’s most popular shopping destinations! Birmingham has some off the best shopping in the UK including the world’s biggest Primark Store with its 5 floors as well as the famous Bullring Centre.

Grab some designer bargains as we visit the Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Gretna Green Outlet Village. Don’t forget you can start your shopping on board the ferry by taking advantage of the great Duty-free shopping!

Tour Deposit: £50

2 Nights

Bed & Breakfast


Price Includes:


  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Ballymena, Dunsilly and Belfast Opera House
  • Outbound ferry crossing with Stena Line Dublin to Holyhead
  • Inbound ferry crossing with Stena Line Cainryan to Belfast
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in the 3* Ibis Hotel New Street Station – Central Birmingham
  • Breakfast
  • Free time at Cheshire Oaks Shopping Outlet
  • Full day in Birmingham City Centre – Shopping in the famous Bullring and the World’s Biggest Primark Store
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

 

Sailing times:
Depart Dublin 08:15 arrive Holyhead 11:50
Depart Cairnryan 19:30 arrive Belfast 21:45

 

Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

Manchester Christmas Shopper

Departing 09/12/2022 and 16/12/2022  £169pp 

Tour Details

Get into the festive spirit – it’s time to head to Manchester. Join us for some stress-free Christmas shopping, as you sit back and relax, and travel by luxury coach to one of the UK’s most popular shopping destinations! Manchester has some off the best shopping centres in the UK including The Trafford Centre and the Arndale Centre with over 200 shops for you to enjoy.

Grab some bargains as we visit the Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Gretna Green Outlet village to enjoy some free time to explore the many stores. Don’t forget you can start your shopping on board the ferry by taking advantage of the great Duty free shopping!

Tour Deposit: £50

Price Includes:


  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast Opera House
  • Outbound ferry crossing with Stena Line – Dublin to Holyhead
  • Inbound ferry crossing with Stena Line – Cairnryan to Belfast
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at 3* Best Western Cresta Court Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • Free time at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet
  • Full day at The Trafford Centre or Manchester City Centre
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village

 Ferry times:

  • Depart Dublin 08:15 arrive Holyhead 11:50
  • Depart Cairnryan 19:30 arrive Belfast 21:45

 

Meals on-board the ferries are not included in your tour price.

 

Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

 

Beautiful Yorkshire – By Train and Boat

Departing 17 Oct 2022 £499pp

Tour Details

Join us on this relaxing tour to beautiful Yorkshire and allow us to show you this region from two trains, a canal boat, and from the comfort of your luxury coach. We include a full day guided tour through the Yorkshire Dales National Park, before boarding the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway for more wonderful dales scenery. Next day step back into a bygone era with a journey on a steam train from Embsay to Bolton Abbey. Spend time in the market town of Skipton before taking a relaxing canal guided cruise. Our last day will be spent in historic York, where you will have free time to explore at leisure.

Tour Deposit:£50 per person

Price Includes:

  • Luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Line Port
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 4 nights accommodation at the 4* Clarion Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Full day guided tour of the Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Train journey on the Carlisle to Settle Railway
  • Steam train journey between Embasy and Bolton Abbey
  • Canal cruise with commentary
  • Free day in York
  • Services of an experienced Tour Manager

Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

Optional extra:

Single Supplement Cost: £100 per person  Offer updated 4/2/22

Blackpool Lights & Entertainment

3 nights £279pp

Departing 18 Nov, 09 Dec & 16 Dec 2022

Tour Details

With more than eighteen million visitors each year, there is no doubt Blackpool is the UK’s capital of fun and entertainment. Boasting three fun packed piers, the famous Blackpool Pleasure Beach and a great choice of entertainment, Blackpool offers something for everyone and you will be spoilt for choice during your weeks holiday here.

And come November, the famous Blackpool Illuminations draws visitors from across the UK, Ireland, and European countries, to experience this spectacular show lights!

Tour Deposit:

£50 per person

Price Includes:


  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Line Port
  • Return ferry crossing from Belfast to Cairnryan with Stena Line
  • 3 nights in 3* Ruskin Hotel, Blackpool
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Nightly entertainment
  • Full day shopping at the Trafford Centre
  • Tour of the Blackpool Illuminations

 Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.

 Ferry times:

  • Departs Belfast 07:30 – Arrives in Cairnryan 09:52
  • Departs Cairnryan 19:30 – Arrive in Belfast 21:45

Updated 5/8/22 

Blackpool and the world famous illuminations – 4 nights

Departing 19 & 26 Sept £419pp
03 & 10 Oct 2022,  £419pp

Tour Details

Blackpool is the UK’s capital of fun offering something for all age groups. From September, the world-famous Blackpool Illuminations attracts thousands to the resort.

Our short break tours allow the opportunity to travel from Belfast in comfort, with a choice of weekend or midweek short breaks. Stroll along one of the three piers, travel to the top of Blackpool Tower or enjoy the fun in one of the many entertainment venues in the resort.

Our hotel, The Ruskin Hotel, is centrally located and offers nightly entertainment

Tour Deposit: £50 per person

Price Includes:

  • Luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and the Stena Terminal, Belfast
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 4 nights accommodation at the 3* Ruskin hotel, Blackpool
  • Breakfast and Evening Meals
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Tour of the Blackpool Illuminations
  • Services of an experienced Driver

Please note: Due to current government restrictions tour details are subject to changes.  Some hotel facilities, entertainment and services may not be available.


Ferry times:

  • Departs Belfast 07:30 – Arrives in Cairnryan 09:52
  • Departs Cairnryan 19:30 – Arrive in Belfast 21:45

Optional extra: Single Supplement Cost: £40 per person  Updated 21/12/21 tsa.ts

Stunning Lake District 2022

16th October, £395pp
BOOK NOW FOR ONLY £50PP DEPOSIT

Explore England’s largest National Park The Lake District. Famous for its amazing scenery, abundant wildlife, cultural heritage. sparkling lakes, sweeping valleys, vast forests and high mountains make it one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK.

Staying at the idyllic Shap Wells Hotel near Penrith, is the perfect place to enjoy a lovely break in the Lake District. The hotel retains its original features over the years, this character hotel offers breath-taking views of the surrounding countryside, comfortable rooms and a lounge and bar to relax in.  During the tour visit Keswick, 

Grasmere, Ambleside, Windermere, enjoy a steam train ride on the Haverthwaite railway and a day exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Hawes and the Wensleydale Cheese Experience.

  • Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills,
  • Return ferry crossing with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 4 nights’ accommodation in the Shap Wells Hotel, Penrith
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Full Day touring the Lake District
  • Single rail journey Haverthwaite -Lakeside
  • Visit Kendal
  • Tour the Yorkshire dales National Park
  • Visit Hawes and the Wensleydale Cheese Experience
  • Free time in Carlisle
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

Ferry times:

  • Departs Belfast 07:30 – Arrives into Cairnryan 09:52
  • Departs Cairnryan 19:30 – Arrives into Belfast 21:45

Updated 05/7/22 tsa.

Northumbria’s Castle & Coastlines


26th Sept 2022.. £439pp

Book now for only £50pp deposit 

Explore spectacular Northumbria in England’s northeast – home to many of the country’s finest castles and wonderful coastlines. Visit medieval Alnwick Castle – home of the current Duke of Northumberland – and journey along the coast to Bamburgh and a visit to the holy island of Lindisfarne. No visit to this region would be complete without free time in Newcastle.

  • Luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Line Port
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the 3* Caledonian Hotel, Newcastle
  • Breakfast and evening meals
  • Visit to Hexham
  • Entrance to Alnwick Castle and Gardens
  • Free time in Newcastle with a guided city tour by coach
  • Coastal tour of Northumbria including Seahouses, Bamburgh and Holy Island of Lindisfarne
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village
  • Services of an experienced Travel Solutions tour manager

 

Ferry times:

  • Departs Belfast 07:30 – Arrives in Cairnryan 09:52
  • Departs Cairnryan 15:30 – Arrives in Belfast 17:45

updated 06/7/22 jmc/ts


Cornwall – The Cream of England 2022


21st September 2022, £699p

Join us as we explore all corners of the stunning Cornish coast on our Cream of England Tour.  Shaped and influenced by the sea with charming villages, pretty harbours and rolling countryside makes Cornwall an exceptional destination. The south coast dubbed the Cornish Riviera and the north coast lined with towering cliffs and seaside resorts. Our tour includes a visit to Port Isaac – made famous as the setting for ITVs “Doc Martin”, charming Padstow surrounded by glorious beaches, Land’s End, St Michael’s Mount, Plymouth and Falmouth.


  • Return flights from Belfast International to Bristol with easyJet
  • Airport taxes and security charges
  • One piece of checked in 15kg baggage
  • Executive coaching for the duration of your tour
  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the 3* Sands Resort Hotel and Spa, Newquay
  • English breakfast and evening meals
  • Visits to Padstow, Land’s End and Falmouth
  • Visits to Newquay and Plymouth
  • Visit to Port Isaac, home of “Doc Martin” fame
  • Walking Tour Story of St Ives
  • 1 hour scenic and harbour cruise of Plymouth
  • Services of an experienced tour manager

Please Note: The hotel does not have a lift

Flight Times:

  • Outbound Departs Belfast 08:40 arrives Bristol 09:45
  • Inbound Departs Bristol 20:10 arrives Belfast 21:20

4/7/22

 

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