This tour offers a variety of interesting excursions, including a Brewery visit, delightful Doddington Hall and no less than 2 seaside resorts. The rich heritage explored, coupled with the beauty of the Lincolnshire Wolds and coastline will make for a truly unforgettable experience.
Brewery Visit • Cleethorpes • Doddington Hall and Gardens • Skegness • Lincoln
Day 1 Travel to the hotel in Lincolnshire.
Day 2 This morning visit the market town of Horncastle with its antique shops before enjoying a fun and informative tour of Batemans Brewery where you will go behind the scenes to explore four generations of brewing history. This afternoon is at leisure in the seaside resort of Skegness with its blue flag beach.
Day 3 Enjoy time at leisure this morning in the historic city of Lincoln with its stunning Cathedral and pretty streets. Doddington Hall and Gardens is this afternoon’s destination, where we have included admission (guided tours possible on certain days only, at additional cost). A superb Elizabethan mansion by the renowned architect Robert Smythson, the hall stands today as it was in 1600 with walled courtyards, turrets, gatehouse and acres of romantic gardens and sumptuous borders.
Day 4 A relaxing day beginning in Grimsby. Once the world’s largest fishing port, we have included admission to Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre. The exhibition with commentary by local townspeople shows the life on and off a trawler. It is possible to include at an additional cost, a tour of the Ross Tiger deep sea trawler which is moored outside the centre. A short hop will find you in Cleethorpes for time at leisure. Transformed from a fishing village in the 19th Century, visitors will not fail to enjoy the golden sandy beach, pier, boating lake, promenade and seafront gardens.
Day 5 Homeward journey.
All tours are tailored to your requirements and can be adapted for travel by coach and/or air as you prefer
Best Western Kenwick Park Hotel, Louth
The Kenwick Park is a very well presented hotel located in a magnificent setting in over 300 acres of grounds. It has its own 18 hole golf course and impressive leisure facilities. It provides the perfect base for exploring the delights of Lincolnshire.
• 3 star • 34 bedrooms
• No lift but some ground floor rooms
• Leisure features
• Indoor swimming pool
• Coach parking
Your tour includes:
• 4 nights half board in Lincolnshire with:
Tea/coffee on arrival
Full English Breakfast
3 course dinner with choice and tea/coffee
• Tour of Bateman’s Brewery
• Admission to Doddington Hall and Gardens
• Admission to Grimsby Fishing
While we offer a very wide range of destinations it is impossible to feature everything here. If you cannot see what you are looking for please contact us to discuss your requirements.