Folkestone, Ypres and Rochester
October 16 - October 18£149
Day 1 Make our way to Historic Rochester with its Norman Castle and the stunning Rochester Cathederal. It was also the inspiration for CharlesDickens. Visit the art gallery, the museum or stroll the high street, which is packed with quaint, independent shops and a great range of cafes and restaurants. Arrive at the hotel mid-afternoon.
Day 2 We travel to Ypres, a city with a long and rich history. Visit the In Flanders Fields Museum telling the story of the First World War. The Menin gate memorial to the Missing. It is through this point that thousands of soldiers set off to the Front many destined never to return. As well as boasting one of the most picturesque market squares in Belgium, a beautiful view of Ypres can be found by walking along the historic city ramparts. A stop at Pidou or PJ Belgian Chocolate Factory, time permitting!
Day 3 After breakfast we leave the hotel for free time to explore Folkestone. From independent shops and galleries lining the cobbled streets of Folkestone’s Creative Quarter, to coastal walks and a host of places to eat, drink and get involved, you’re guaranteed to fall in love with Folkestone’s unique charm. Departing for our journey home mid-afternoon.
Your holiday hotel
The Grand Burstin Hotel
Superbly located on the seafront, overlooking Folkestones’s picturesque harbour. Two restaurants and a bar, which
hosts the live entertainment.
Health and Leisure Club including swimming pool, sauna and solarium.
Some facilities chargeable.
- 2nts Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Luxury Air Conditioned Coach Travel
- Local Excursions
- Full luggage handling
- Services of your driver
Single room bookings must be booked through our office on 01582 600000