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Malvern Hills & The Black & White Trail

Discover the picturesque Malvern Hills and explore some of the highlights of Herefordshire and Worcestershire on a relaxing midweek break based at the delightful 4* Abbey Hotel

Come along with us and discover some of the attractions of central England on this five day tour, based at the excellent ivy clad Abbey Hotel in the delightful Victorian Spa town of Great Malvern. See the rolling Malvern Hills and the delightful black & white village trail, plus the cities of Hereford and Worcester with an included boat trip on the River Seven.



The Abbey has lovely Victorian architecture beneath its Virginia Creeper clad facade. Commissioned during the growth of the spa town in the mid-19th Century, the hotel has a long history of welcoming guests and provides high levels of comfort. Set at the foot of the magnificent Malvern Hills the hotel adjoins the fine Benedictine Priory in the heart of the town. All bedrooms feature television, Wi-Fi, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift to all floors.


The 4* Abbey Hotel in Great Malvern



  • Accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Day excursions

  • Cruise on the River Severn

  • Return travel by coach

Day One:

We make our way to Great Malvern and check-in to the Abbey Hotel where we stay for the next four nights.


Day Two:

Today we take a drive around some of Herefordshire's beautiful 'Black and White' villages trail. Our route takes in delightful cottages, inns and shops in lovely timber framed hamlets including Dilwyn, Weobley, Eardisley, Pembridge and Eardisland. We then have some free time in Leominster, renowned for its variety of antique and curiosity shops.

B, D

Day Three:

We explore the magnificent city of Worcester with its rich history, culture and architecture and some fascinating places to see including the majestic cathedral, the Royal Worcester Porcelain Museum, the 18th century Guildhall and the timber framed Greyfriars Merchants house, dating back to 1480. In the afternoon we also have an included circular boat trip on the River Severn.

B, D

Day Four

Enjoy a visit to the thriving City of Hereford where attractive alleyways and ancient courtyards surround the famous cathedral which stands on the banks of the River Wye. We then return to Malvern via the ancient market town of Ledbury.

B, D

Day Five:

Following a leisurely breakfast we board the coach and commence our homeward journey.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Chirk Chirk, Moreton Park Garden Centre
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. Station Llandudno Junction, Station Hotel Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
(Parking not permitted at Pringles car park)
Llanfairpwll Park & Ride Llanfairpwll, Park & Ride
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Oswestry Oswestry, Mile End Services Coach Park
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham Wrexham, Bus Stand Lord Street
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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