Set at the heart of Yorkshire, the stylish spa town of Harrogate boasts elegant Georgian and Victorian architecture.
Set at the heart of Yorkshire, the stylish spa town of Harrogate boasts elegant Georgian and Victorian architecture. Nearby, on the edge of town, is the superb Royal Horticultural Society Gardens at Harlow Carr.
This four-star hotel was completely refurbished in 2017 and is a short walk from Harrogate town centre, it offers excellent service and comfort. All 214 bedrooms are equipped with TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel has a restaurant, bar/lounge, fitness centre and provides free WiFi.
Belfast to Harrogate via Cairnryan with Stena Line. Enjoy a welcome tea/coffee on arrival.
Hotel: Crown Plaza Hotel, Harrogate (4 nights D, B&B)
This morning is full of gardening delights as we visit the RHS Garden Harlow Carr. The 58-acre garden offers many seasonal highlights including the UK’s longest streamside garden and an extensive kitchen garden. Afterwards, you can enjoy a leisurely afternoon in Harrogate.B, D
This morning we visit Saltaire Village, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This 19th century model village was built to house the employees of Salts Textile Mill. Then, time permitting, we stop in Skipton before enjoying a 20-minute steam train journey through the picturesque Yorkshire Dales.B, D
It’s culture morning in the cathedral city of Ripon, a beautiful market town with many historic buildings and museums. After lunch we visit Newby Hall and Gardens, an 18thcentury country house with awardwinning gardens.B, D
We return home on the evening Stena Line sailing to Belfast.B
B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included
RHS Garden Harlow Carr Saltaire Village Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway Ripon Newby Hall
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