The Golden Age of Railways, Canals & Rivers

Price £489.00


Date 02/07/2018 - 06/07/2018

Chester, Liverpool, Port Sunlight, Horseshoe Pass, Rheilfford Llangollen Railway ‘Stream in the Sky’

This new tour is based just outside Mold and features many contrasting and varied aspects of North West, from historic towns to the ‘Stream in the Sky’. Something for everyone!




The Beaufort Park Hotel is an independently run 3 star AA hotel located just a short drive from the historic market town of Mold set in the attractive North Wales countryside. The Archers bar and Orchards restaurant. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, radio, trouser press, telephone, hairdryer, free Wi-Fi and tea and coffee making facilities. Ground floor & first floor rooms. No Lift



MONDAY: A morning departure you head to Cheshire arriving mid afternoon at the Beaufort Park Hotel where tea, coffee and Bara Brith our served on arrival Dinner in hotel.
TUESDAY TO THURSDAY: Excursions included.

An excursion to the historic city of Chester. You will be able to explore the unique ‘Rows’ of two-tiered shops and maybe do some shopping, take a stroll around the city walls, enjoy lunch in a riverside pub, or just relax. Dinner in hotel.

An excursion to the Wirral coast via Hoylake, and through the tunnel into Liverpool. You’ll have free time to explore this fascinating city. You will then take a boat trip on the River Mersey before continuing onwards for an afternoon visit to the Port Sunlight, where you’ll learn about the history of William Hesketh Lever for his factory workers and named after his famous Sunlight soap. Dinner in hotel.

An excursion travelling through some lovely Welsh scenery passing through the spectacular Horseshoe Pass, to the Dee Valley. Where you’ll take a nostalgic steam train on the Rheilfford Llangollen Railway then continuing onto the ‘Stream in the Sky’ for a ride along the Llangollen Canal, gently gliding along over the country’s biggest navigable viaduct. Dinner in hotel.
FRIDAY: After breakfast journey home arriving at your agreed drop off point in the evening.



No Single Supplements
Deposit £50.00
Insurance premium £29.50
(payable with deposit)


Price is based on accommodation with en-suite facilities including breakfast, dinner, Stream in the Sky cruise, Llangollen railway, Mersey Ferries cruise, Port Sunlight and coach travel.

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