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Days Out 2017

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

Last updated 24th April 08.38

 

THAMES RIVER CRUISE, LUNCH & LONDON EYE
Your coach will take you to the city to join the boat for an enjoyable lunch cruise revealing the historic sights of London and what you miss from the water you can see later from the air, as this tour culminates with a flight on the spectacular London Eye.

 

Sat May 20th, July 15th, Aug 12th, Aug 26th - Adult £78.00 Child (3-12yrs) £64.00

 

Price includes set 3-course lunch while cruising the Thames, London Eye flight and coaching.

Reader Trips: london eye new

Reader Trips: Star Wars

STAR WARS IDENTITIES EXHIBITION  -   O2 Greenwich 
An exciting exhibition comes to our own galaxy so visitors rediscover the unforgettable characters of Star Wars in a whole new way with a stunning collection of props, models, costumes, interactive identity quest and insightful scientific content.  For almost 40 years Anakin and Luke Skywalker have been cinema’s most famous father and son, make a visit and let the force be with you.                 

 

Cable Car & Buffet Lunch
Sun May 21st -Adult  - £66.00, Child (5 -15 yrs)   - £49.00

 

Includes timed exhibition entry, cable car ride and lunch at Jimmy’s World bar and grill.

GHOST WALK & DINNER
Enjoy an entertaining ghost walk around the streets of London with an expert guide giving a spirited account of the haunted buildings and some chilling stories. There’s just so much history to discover but which buildings will you see and where will you walk?    Your evening begins with dinner at 5.30pm and we head for home at 9pm.

 

Thur May 25th - £49.50

Reader Trips: Ghost

 

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CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
Come and visit the world’s most prestigious flower show that inspires millions through showcasing the best in garden design and will feature more than 100 exhibits from the best nurseries, growers and florists.                      

 

Fri/Sat May 26th/27th - £88.00

 

Includes £63 entry ticket and around 7 hrs at the show

KENSINGTON PALACE & AFTERNOON TEA - including Diana: Her Fashion Story                          
Twenty years on from her death a new exhibition and temporary garden celebrating Diana’s life will be open at Kensington Palace, her home for 14 years.
Diana: Her Fashion story will trace the evolution of her style from demure beginnings to style icon with a collection of extraordinary garments. You will also be able to explore State Apartments and other historic Palace rooms on your visit.     The day culminates with and included afternoon tea at the Kingsway Hall Hotel.

 

Sun Jun 4th, Wed Dec 6th - Adult  - £58.00, Sen  - £55.00 Child (U16's) - £45.00

Reader Trips: Diana Fashion story - Reader

Reader Trips: harry potter

HARRY POTTER Studios Tour                              
This Hertfordshire attraction boasts a 20,000ft expansion and now includes the original Hogwarts Express steam engine and a recreation of Platform 93/4 offers a glimpse into how some of the film’s most iconic scenes were created.  Walk at leisure around the venue which showcases the eight Harry Potter films with beautiful sets, costumes and props used in the productions 

 

Jun 4th, Aug 21st, Oct 20th - Adult £59.00, Child (5 -15 yrs) - £52.00

 

Includes coaching and timed entry ticket

BEATING RETREAT, 3 COURSE MEAL + SHOW
The Beating Retreat sunset ceremony with horses, cannon and fireworks on Horse Guards Parade has evolved into a colourful concert pageant of military music and precision drill carried out by the Mounted Bands of the Household Cavalry and the Massed Bands of the Household Division, this annual spectacular is not to be missed.

 

Thurs June 15th - £87.00

 

Price includes £36 seated concert ticket, outdoor event, dining is at the Kingsway Hall Hotel, menu options provided.

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Reader Trips: Reader - Swinging Sixties

SWINGING 60'S TOUR & 2 COURSE LUNCH                              
Discover the 60’s with the help of your expert guide on this informative trip down memory lane. There’s history on every corner, discover the beautiful famous people, exciting Carnaby Street, new cultures, exciting new music and a rebellious identity which attracted the music stars and Hollywood icons.

 

Tues June 20th - £49.50

 

Price includes coaching, lunch and guided walking tour taking you through the 60’s from Brigitte Bardot to the Kinks!

COCKNEY SING-A-LONG, THAMES CRUISE & LUNCH                                            
Join the Pearly King and Queen on this cockney-themed sing-a-long sailing with nostalgic songs, a little flag waving and a traditional two course East End lunch.  Get in the spirit of the day and practice your vocals as you sail along the Thames singing those memorable little ditties.   

 

Wed June 21st or Oct 18th - £65.00

 

Price includes two course lunch and themed entertainment.

Reader Trips: Cockney Sing-A-Long

 Reader Trips: Ladies Day

LADIES DAY AT ASCOT                                            
We're off to the races and this special occasion deserves a showing of the glad rags, recipe for the day is fun and finery!    

 

Thurs June 22nd
Queen Anne Enclosure (formerly Grandstand) - £112.00 - 1 ticket only
Windsor Enclosure (formerly Silver Ring) - £72.00

 

Price includes admission and coaching.  Dress code applies for Queen Anne enclosure.

HAMPTON COURT FLOWER SHOW                                                              

 

Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun July 6/7/8/9 - £52.00

 

Includes admission and around 6 hours at the show.

Reader Trips: Hampton Court Flower

Reader Trips: kensington palace

KENSINGTON PALACE & HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT
Visit Kensington Palace, Queen Victoria’s childhood home and for 14 years the home of Diana Princess of Wales, which sadly now commemorates 20 years of the death of the people’s princess with a special exhibition Diana: Her Fashion story, from demure beginnings to style icon.    You then transfer to Westminster Palace, this interesting building is more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament where an audio guide will reveal much about the “Establishment” and its history.

 

Sat July 1st -Adult £58.00, Senior - £55.00

 

Price includes coaching and admissions.

WIMBLEDON DAY TRIP
An opportunity to soak up the unique atmosphere of the world’s premier Grand Slam tennis championship over the ‘Finals’ weekend. Be there, wandering the grounds and taking your reserved seat on No 1 Court to see the stars of tomorrow and yesteryear competing in the Junior and Senior events. Visit the large screen TV adjacent to Henman Hill for live action on Centre Court, celebrity spot or take a Pimm’s at this iconic summer event.

 

Sun July 16th - £82.50

 

Price includes full day at Wimbledon with reserved seat on No 1 Court which offers no cover from the weather conditions, hot, cold, wet or dry, for the 2017 championship and coaching. Please note Wimbledon Rain-Affected Play policy applies, - if less than 60 minutes play takes place on No 1 Court only £29 will be refunded, after one hour no refunds whatsoever will apply.

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Reader Trips: windsor castle

WINDSOR CASTLE & AFTERNOON TEA
Come and visit the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world and the Official Residence of Her Majesty the Queen. Castle admission includes entry to the State Apartments, St George’s Chapel and Queen Mary’s Dolls House.     It’s then a short walk to the nearby hotel for afternoon tea.

 

Sun July 23rd or Dec 10th, Sat Sept 16th -Adult £64.00, Senior - £62.00, Child (5-16yrs)- £57.00

 

Price includes coaching, Windsor Castle admission and afternoon tea.

LONGINES GLOBAL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWJUMPING - Royal Hospital Chelsea
Witness Great Britain’s Olympic show jumping heroes in action like never before at this spectacular venue with the top horses and riders in the world descending on this three day event.   Join us on day one as Olympic, World and European Champions compete in the 12th leg of this prestigious show jumping series – ‘The Formula 1’ of equestrian sport

 

Fri Aug 4th - £47.00

 

includes unreserved seat, ssp £21.60

Reader Trips: Longines Global Show Jumping

Reader Trips: Hidden London

HIDDEN LONDON & REGENTS CANAL
A great day out with a gentle walking tour and relaxing canal cruise through Regents Park. Discover the maze of narrow streets and bygone alleyways, homes of the famous and stately Charterhouse open for the first time since 1348. There's time for lunch (not included) before boarding your 50 minute canal journey from Little Venice to Camden Lock.

 

Fri Aug 11th - Adult £48.00, Senior - £46.00

 

Includes coaching, guided walk and canal cruise.

NEWMARKET RACES & LIVE CONCERT
Enjoy the excitement of racing and your favourite artist live in concert. We arrive with time to picnic before the first race or simply head into the venue for a host of catering outlets. With a premier enclosure ticket included you’ll get the best opportunity to stake your place and watch the show/racing.  

 

OLLY MURS
Fri August 18th -
£79.00
Gates 3.30pm, depart around midnight

 

JESS GLYNNE
Sat August 26th - £73.00
Gates 12 noon, depart around 9.30pm

 

Smart attire required. Times stated include a leisurely departure to avoid the car park chaos, price includes coaching & premier ticket (standing).

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 Reader Trips: Buckingham Palace reader 

KENSINGTON PALACE, CARVERY LUNCH & BUCKINGHAM PALACE
Compare two spectacular palaces on this special day out. A morning visit to Kensington Palace, now exhibiting Princess Diana’s dresses and memorial garden commemorating 20 years since her death. Then it’s a short drive to the 4 star Rubens at the Palace Hotel for our two course carvery lunch before making the short walk to Buckingham Palace to visit the State apartments and this year’s special display is royal gifts presented to her Majesty during the past 65 years.

 

 
Tues Aug 15th, Thurs Aug 31st, Sat Sept 16th Adults - £86.00, Child £60.00 (under 16)

 

Price includes palace admissions and lunch.

BUCKINGHAM PALACE & RIVER CRUISE WITH AFTERNOON TEA
Visit the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace and this year’s special exhibition, Royal Gifts which tell the story of the Queen’s 65 year reign through a wide-ranging display of official gifts from across the globe before transferring to a Bateaux London vessel for afternoon tea whilst enjoying a 75 minute cruise.  A selection of sandwiches, pastries and cakes with assorted teas or coffee will be served to the melodic sounds of the on board pianist as the delights of the Thames unfold

 

Sats Aug 19th or Sept 16th -Adults - £75.00, Child £59.50 (5-12 yrs)

 

Includes coaching, timed Palace admission and river cruise serving traditional afternoon tea

Reader Trips: Buckingham Palace reader

 Reader Trips: classical spec

COVENT GARDEN & CLASSICAL SPECTACULAR - Royal Albert Hall
The UK’s most popular classical music show offers the very best classical music and state of the art technology to electrifying multi-coloured laser displays and the famous thundering finale to the music of the 1812 overture.  The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra perform popular works by Ravel, Elgar, Orff, Puccini, Strauss, Rossini, Verdi, Tchaikovsky and Mascagni

 

Sun Nov 19th, 3pm show - £75.50

 

Price includes pre show visit to Covent Garden and stall seat ssp £61.20

PORTSMOUTH VICTORIAN FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS at the Historic Dockyard
Visit the stunning attractions at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, including the new Mary Rose Museum, and celebrate Christmas as you step back over 150 years with carols, snowy Victorian streets and traditional entertainment.  Discover the biggest Christmas market on the South Coast or take the short walk to Gunwharf Quays, for an irresistible mix of designer outlet shops and outstanding restaurants.

 

 
Sun Dec 3rd Adults - £49.50, Senior/Child (5-15yrs) £47.50

 

Price includes coaching and admission to the Festival of Christmas and all attractions of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard including HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860

Reader Trips: portsmouth festive

Reader Trips: Thames Christmas Party Cruise

THAMES CHRISTMAS PARTY LUNCH CRUISE
Time to indulge and enjoy a little Christmas atmosphere on this three hour afternoon sailing with onboard entertainment festive style! You’re welcomed with a glass of sparkling wine, served a traditional 3 course Christmas lunch before the vocalist, festive music and dancing begins.  Christmas is always busy so take time out to have some fun, come with friends and family and enjoy a Christmas party Thames style.   

 

 
Sun Dec 3rd or 10th - £61.00

 

Price includes coaching & festive cruise with meal and entertainment.    A licensed bar is available and dress code is festive!

CHRISTMAS AT KEW
Follow the 60,000 lights that illuminate the mile long botanical wonderland trail discovering brightly coloured laser beams dancing over water, a Tunnel of Lights, scented Fire Garden and fairy-tale avenues of flora. Santa and his elves will be in North Pole village, plus favourite vintage rides, Christmas gifts and traditional festive fare, this is a magical after dark experience.

 

 
Thur/Fri/Sat Dec 21/22/23 Adults - £42.00, Child (4-14 years) £32.00

 

Includes visit to Covent Garden, coaching and timed entry to Kew Gardens.

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Please note: Management/Promoters reserve the right to substitute performers and unless a tour is cancelled due to insufficient response all monies paid are non-refundable and tours are non-transferable. Details shown are for general information only, all prices are believed correct at time of upload, however Reader Travel reserve the right to verbally confirm a price at the time of booking and this price shall apply and supersede any written material.
Newmarket Promotions Ltd terms and conditions apply, available on request prior to booking or online here. Strictly no under 16's without parent's written consent.
SSP = Usual single seat/admission selling price inclusive of theatre levy or venue facility fee. Smoking, alcohol or illegal substances NOT permitted on coaches. Provisional bookings can be made, held for three days only.