The Great Yorkshire Show

The Great Yorkshire Show

Enjoy a wonderful summertime break with included visits to the magnificent cities of York and Chester, plus a fantastic day out at England’s premier agricultural event, The Great Yorkshire Show.

Enjoy a wonderful summertime break with included visits to the magnificent cities of York and Chester, plus a fantastic day out at England’s premier agricultural event, the Great Yorkshire Show. Showcasing the very best of British farming and agriculture, the show features a wealth of attractions including top international show jumping, sheep shearing

competitions, world class cattle parades, falconry displays plus the fast and furious Shetland Pony Grand National. There are also plenty of shopping opportunities including the popular Food Hall and Cooking Theatre plus hundreds of stands selling everything from designer clothes to tractors!



Originally built in 1878 this excellent hotel features two restaurants and the Hollins Bar, a Leisure Club with gymnasium, swimming pool, sauna, steam room, solarium and beauty suite, plus an 18-hole Championship Golf Course. All bedrooms feature satellite TV, internet access, hair dryer, trouser press, iron & board, mini bar and hospitality tray and room safe. Lift also available.



Day One: We make our way to the elegant town of Harrogate, famous for its historic buildings, stunning scenery and natural springs. Enjoy some time at leisure to explore the numerous attractions Harrogate has to offer before continuing to our hotel.


Day Two: We discover the historic city of York with its superb array of attractions. Perhaps take a sightseeing open top bus tour, walk the famous city walls, explore the quaint ’Shambles’ and marvel at the gothic splendour of the Minster. There are some fantastic museums including the Jorvik Viking Centre, the National Railway Museum and the excellent Castle Museum to name but a few. You will also find an excellent mix of designer stores, high street shops and independent boutiques as well as traditional tea shops and cafés.


Day Three: Today we spend the day at The Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate, one of the UK’s biggest country shows where you’ll be spoilt for choice with the fantastic range of things to see and do! The 'Main Ring' is the centre attraction with everything from international show jumping to the world-class cattle parade. You can also visit the popular food hall, cookery theatre, fashion shows and a host of country pursuit displays including falconry.


Day Four: We check out of the hotel and travel to the Roman city of Chester where we’ll have some free time to relax, explore and enjoy lunch. We depart mid-afternoon and continue our homeward journey.



  • Three nights’ accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Admission to the Great Yorkshire Show

  • Excursions as described

  • Return coach travel

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
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
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, Northbound Wrexham, Taxi Stand King Street
(Taxi Feeder Service)
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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