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Illuminated Garden & Land Of Constable

Illuminated Garden & Land Of Constable

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Join us as we head to Bury St Edmunds, the jewel in Suffolk’s crown and the base for our Illuminated Garden of Helmingham Hall and Land of Constable Tour.  Surrounded by beautiful countryside and 1,000 years of history to explore, Bury St Edmunds is the home of St Edmund, the original patron saint of England.  Enjoy Suffolk’s foodie town with everything from award-winning fine dining to good old-fashioned home-cooked pub grub. Travel through beautiful Suffolk landscapes that inspired the famous painter Constable. Discover medieval and historic towns and villages filled with history and perfectly preserved architecture. Travel to the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with visits to Woodbridge and Aldeburgh. The highlight of our tour is a visit to Helmingham Hall Gardens, step into a magical world of light, colour and sound as you explore the grounds of Helmingham Hall adorned with thousands of lights, transforming the beautiful gardens into an enchanted, festive, winter wonderland. Get into the festive spirit, don’t miss out on this historic enchanting tour showcasing the wonderful county of Suffolk at its best.

 

 

Your Holiday Includes:

Door to door service

Porterage

Dinner, bed and breakfast

En-suite bedrooms

Admission to Helmingham Hall Gardens Stowmarket, Illuminated Garden Trail

Excursions

Executive coach travel throughout

 

 

 

Single room supplement - £120.00

Itinerary

Sunday
Depart Leyland at 9.00am for our journey to historic Bury St Edmunds with a suitable lunch stop en-route, relax while our luggage is taken care of.

Monday
Today we have a free day to relax at the hotel and enjoy exploring Bury Sy Edmunds, as it goes dark, we join the coach to head to Helmingham Hall to uncover the fun and beauty of the illuminated Garden Trail.

Tuesday
Following breakfast today's excursion takes you into Constable Country, visit East Bergholt the town where Constable was born with visits to Flatford and Debham, beautiful locations that featured in some of his most iconic painting including The Hay Wain, on the return to the hotel visit picturesque Lavenham with its higgledy piggledy coloured cottages, this is where Constable went to school.

Wednesday
Following breakfast today's excursion takes us to the edge of the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to visit the historic, riverside town of Woodbridge, one of the gems in Suffolk's crown, discover Woodbridge's history of ropemaking, boat and ship building, home to one of only two working tidal mills left in the UK, allowing time to explore continuing to the Suffolk coast to visit Aldeburgh where Francis Drakes Golden Hind and Virginia Company's Sea Venture were built,
We make our lunch stop here, Aldeburgh is famous for the best fish and chip shops in Britain, why not sample them at Aldeburgh Fish and Chips or their sister fish and chip shop, The Golden Galleon (close at 14.00hrs).

Thursday
Check out of our hotel following breakfast for the return journey home with a suitable lunch stop en-route.

Single room supplement

 £120.00

For Sole Use

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Hotel

The Angel Hotel, 1 Angel Hill, Bury-St-Edmunds, IP33 1LU

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Star Rating

 4 Star

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Website

  https://www.theangel.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Contact

 01284 714000

 

 

 



 

About the hotel

    The Angel Hotel offers Georgian elegance and charm mixed with modern design, visited by kings, queens, actors and writers, one such guest was Charles Dickens who mentioned the Angel Hotel in the Pickwick Papers. The lunge with its log fire is a wonderful meeting place to enjoy a cappuccino or English tea or something a little stronger in the bar. Guest bedrooms are comfortable, stylish and beautifully furnished with all the essentials for a pleasant stay.



 

 

 

TV

 

Yes

Hairdryer

Yes

Lift

Yes

Wifi

Yes

Toiletries

Yes

Safety Deposit Box

No

AC

No

Pool

No

Gym

No

Golf

No

Iron

Yes

Tea/Coffee

Yes

Porterage

Yes



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Ava Travel, based in Leyland, is a relatively new company specialising in the creation and operation of coach tour holidays throughout the UK and Europe.

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Ava Travel (Leyland) Ltd
41 Hough Lane
Leyland, PR25 2SB
Office Opening Hours
Monday to Friday - 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 14:00, Sunday - Closed