This tour includes a nostalgic train journey on the North Norfolk Railway also known as the Poppy Line, from Holt to Sheringham, a scenic cruise along the Norfolk Broads from Wroxham and a visit to Sandringham House, Museum and Gardens, one of the Queen’s favourite country retreats.
Sunday: Travel to Norwich with a stop for lunch on the way.
Monday: This morning we travel to the Georgian market town of Holt from where we take a scenic journey on the North Norfolk Railway to Sheringham. Later we visit the popular seaside resort of Cromer.
Tuesday: Today we visit Sandringham House where rooms regularly used by the Royal family will be open to visitors. We also visit the Museum, home to an extraordinary collection of Royal memorabilia and the beautiful landscaped Gardens.
Wednesday: After breakfast we head for Wroxham, the capital of the Norfolk Broads where we enjoy a cruise on The Broads. This afternoon we return to Norwich reputedly the most complete medieval city in Britain where there will be time to explore and visit some of the city’s many attractions.
Thursday: After breakfast we begin the return journey back to Derbyshire.
Our hotel is the Holiday Inn Norwich City Hotel on Carrow Road close to Norwich City football ground. It is a modern hotel with comfortable en-suite rooms and a lift serving all floors and there are a small number of rooms with walk in showers available on request.
Admission to Sandringham House, Museum and Gardens, Rail journey from Holt to Sheringham and Norfolk Broads cruise are included