Poldark's 'Trenwith' & The Cotswolds

Poldark's 'Trenwith' & The Cotswolds

On this tour we discover the enchanting Cotswolds with picturesque villages and rolling hills, plus a guided tour of Chavenage House - otherwise known as ‘Trenwith’ in the BBC’s acclaimed drama, Poldark. We also spend the day in Gloucester and a boat trip along the Gloucester Canal

We discover the enchanting Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with picturesque villages and rolling hills, plus a visit to Chavenage House – otherwise known as ‘Trenwith’ in the BBC’s acclaimed drama, Poldark. We will also visit Gloucester, Britain’s most inland port boasting over 2000 years of history. We visit the Cathedral, the historic docks and the Waterways Museum and take a trip on the Gloucester & Sharpness canal.

 

HALLMARK HOTEL GLOUCESTER (4 STAR)

A modern four star hotel located on the outskirts of Gloucester. Amenities include a restaurant and wine bar, plus leisure facilities with an indoor swimming pool, sauna & steam room. Bedrooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, TV, iron & board, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel does not have a lift but ground floor rooms are available.

 

ITINERARY

Day One: We travel south to the charming Cotswolds for a visit to Tewkesbury, a beautiful medieval market town with characterful black and white half–timbered buildings and a lovely riverside setting. From here we will continue to the Hallmark Hotel in Gloucester.

 

Day Two: This morning we step into the world of Ross Poldark with a visit to Chavenage House at Tetbury, otherwise known as ‘Trenwith’ in the hugely popular TV drama. Here we will enjoy a guided tour of this wonderful Elizabethan house by a member of the family with history, film set insider info and ghosts likely to be included in the stories ensuring a unique and interesting visit.

 

Day Three: We head to the city of Gloucester where our first stop will be the Cathedral, one of the finest medieval buildings in the country, well known for being used in the Harry Potter films. Following this we visit the Victorian docks and the Gloucester Waterways Museum then join a boat trip along the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal. (There is no entrance fee payable to the Cathedral however a donation of £5 per person is requested but is not compulsory).

 

Day Four: Today we visit delightful Bourton-on-the-Water, regularly voted as one of the prettiest villages in England and also known as the ‘Venice of the Cotswolds’ with its bridges crossing the River Windrush. We then continue on to the delightful market town of Stow on the Wold.

 

Day Five: We check-out this morning and head to the historic village of Broadway, renowned for its interesting antique shops and picturesque honey coloured Cotswold stone cottages. We then continue through the Vale of Evesham and on home to North Wales.

 

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Four nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast.

  • Admission to Chavenage House with a guided tour and the Waterways Museum.

  • Boat trip on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

  • Excursions as described above.

  • Return transport by luxury air conditioned coach.

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
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Halkyn Halkyn, Outside Billy Jeans
(Springfield Hotel Return Drop Off Point)
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. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Old Colwyn Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Opposite The Plough Inn
Oswestry Oswestry, Mile End Services Coach Park
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr, Llys Clwyd Bus Stop (Opposite Spar)
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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