Durham, Captain Cook's Whitby and the Market Town of Barnard Castle
5 Days by Coach from Scotland - 7% Discount
Prices from only £279
Durham City is steeped in a thousand years of history and boasts a distinctive collection of museums, galleries and historic houses all bringing the past to life. Perhaps explore the eleventh century cathedral and castle or visit the Heritage Centre & Museum which is housed in a historic church with artefacts showcasing local history. Maybe head to the Oriental Museum with its artefacts from ancient Egypt or discover Crook Hall where you’ll find a Jacobean drawing room and a silver garden.
A holiday highlight will be our cruise on the River Wear, taking in spectacular views of the city from the waterfront. We also spend a day in must visit Barnard Castle, a market town named after the castle it is built around.
For a change of pace and scenery, we head to Whitby where you could follow in the footsteps of Captain Cook taking in sights such as the seventeenth century harbourside house where the great explorer came to serve his apprenticeship.
To book this Durham and Beamish Museum coach holiday departing from Scotland with Glenton Holidays call them direct on 0844 5766 107 and quote the Travel 55 discount code GH55 to receive the 7% discount.
Glenton is Scotland’s only ABTA bonded coach holiday specialist. They are also bonded by ATOL providing extra financial security for all air holidays. If you book with an unbonded company you could well be risking your holiday and your hard earned money.
Glenton Holidays departing Scotland in association with Travel 55. To book call direct on 0844 5766 107 and quote Travel 55 code GH55 you will then receive a 7% discount from the Glenton Holidays brochure price.
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