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Elizabeth Gaskell - Itinerary & Pricing Examples

Lacock Cloisters, CheshirePlease note that these are just examples. Your tour itinerary will be prepared to meet your group's exact requirements and will be priced according to numbers, date of travel and inclusions. You can include as much, or as little, as you like.

Example Itinerary based on 10 people travelling together (2 nights) in Lacock

DAY 1
1600 hrs Check into your hotel in the Lacock area.
Evening at leisure.
DAY 2
0830 hrs Breakfast in your hotel.
0930 hrs Walk through Lacock visiting St Cyriac's Church and the Tithe Barn, then walk down to the picturesque ford and packhorse bridge. You could stop for morning coffee in one of the pretty cafes.
1130 hrs Visit Lacock Abbey and the Fox Talbot Museum.
1330 hrs Lunch in the village.
1430 hrs Enjoy a 2-mile circular walk along the banks of the River Avon followed by afternoon tea.
2000 hrs Dinner in your hotel.
DAY 3
0830 hrs Breakfast in your hotel and check out.
0930 hrs Head into Bath.
1000 hrs Visit the Roman Baths.
1300 hrs Lunch in one of the numerous restaurants or cafes.
1400 hrs Visit the Fashion Museum.
Shopping and depart.

Above 2 night break for 10 from £151 per person to include:

  • 2 nights hotel bed and breakfast (twin/double share).
  • Entrance to Lacock Abbey and Fox Talbot Museum.
  • Entrance to Roman Baths.
  • Entrance to Fashion Museum.
Please note that these are just examples. Your tour itinerary will be prepared to meet your group's exact requirements and will be priced according to numbers, date of travel and inclusions. You can include as much, or as little, as you like.

 

Alternative 2 night break for 6 from £146 per person to include:



Example Itinerary based on 10 people travelling together (2 nights) in Knutsford

     

 

DAY 1
1500 hrs Check into your hotel in Knutsford.
1600 hrs Guided walk across the parkland at Tabley House to the Old Moated Hall, which was a favourite picnic spot for Elizabeth Gaskell.
Evening at your leisure.
DAY 2
0830 hrs Breakfast in your hotel.
1000 hrs 2-hour guided walk through Knutsford visiting the St John's Parish Church, Gaskell Tower and various places that appear in her novels.
1200 hrs Lunch in Knutsford.
1300 hrs Drive to Plymouth Grove in Manchester for a private talk on Elizabeth Gaskell; her life and works. View the exhibition and enjoy afternoon tea here.
1730 hrs Return to Knutsford for dinner.
Evening at your leisure.
DAY 3
0830 hrs Breakfast in your hotel and check out.
1000 hrs Spend the morning at Tatton Park.
Lunch and depart for home.

Above 2 night break for 10 from £151 per person to include:

  • 2 nights hotel bed and breakfast (twin/double share).
  • Guided walk across Tabley House parkland to the Old Moated Hall.
  • 2-hour guided walk through Knutsford.
  • Entrance to Plymouth Grove with private talk.
  • Entrance to Tatton Park (mansion, gardens and rare breeds farm)

     

Alternative 2 night break for 8 from £154 per person to include:

  • 2 nights hotel bed and breakfast (twin/double share).
  • 2-hour guided walk in Knutsford.
  • Entrance to Plymouth Grove with private talk.
  • Visit to Quarry Bank Mill and the Styal Estate (including mill, apprentice house and garden).

Book Club Tours look forward to arranging your unique Elizabeth Gaskell tour either in Lacock or Knutsford.

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