Days out

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

LONDON SHOPPER

Wed November 20
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Wed December 4
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Join the coach and enjoy around 5.5 hours in the cosmopolitan Covent Garden area of the city.

HAMPTON COURT FLOWER SHOW

Thursday July 9       £56
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Friday July 10          £56
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Saturday July 11     £56
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Sunday July 12        £56
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Includes all-day admission ticket and around six hours at the flower show.  Please note there is a 15/20 minute flat walk from the coach car park to the showground.  River boats can be taken to shorten the walk, payable locally.  For disabled visitors a mobility bus operates between the coach park and showground.

 

CUTTY SARK, THAMES CRUISE & AFTERNOON TEA

Cutty Sark

Sat March 28  £71
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Make a morning visit to the Cutty Sark, open again after a £50m restoration project, then enjoy a return cruise on the Thames from Greenwich to Embankment stopping at the nearby Amba Hotel in the Strand.  Just a six minute walk from where your sightseeing vessel docks this 4 star hotel serves a delicious traditional afternoon tea.  Book now and enjoy an included sailing, Cutty Sark admission and afternoon tea!

 

IDEAL HOME SHOW CHRISTMAS

Ideal Home Show Christmas

Olympia, London

Fri November 22 £24*
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Everything you need for the festive season from hand crafted gifts and hanging decorations to home decor and hampers. There’s some 600 exhibitors across four sections; Christmas Home, Christmas Gifts, Christmas Decorations and Christmas Pets. Plus there’s the Eat and Drink Christmas Festival taking place at the same time. With celebrity chefs and expert demonstrations you will be inspired and there’s thousands of gift, home and food ideas too plus live entertainment.

*Please note for this special price it is a condition of entry you complete the reverse of the admission ticket with your name and address which will be collected by the show organisers for marketing purposes.

THAMES CHRISTMAS PARTY LUNCH CRUISE

Sunday December 8 £64 – Just 3 places remain
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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 turkey 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. Price includes coaching & festive cruise with meal and entertainment. A licensed bar is available and dress code is festive! 18+ only.

HIGHGATE CEMETERY TOUR

Highgate Cemetery

+ 2 course lunch
Wed March 18 £52
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The West Cemetery is home to the most impressive architectural features – the Chapel, Colonnade, Egyptian Avenue, Circle of Lebanon, Terrace Catacombs and the mausoleum of Julius Beer, experience its unique atmosphere on your 70 minute guided tour before exploring the East cemetery at leisure.  Many famous names, along with interesting and creative memorials can be found here including Karl Marx, Jeremy Beadle and Malcolm McLaren, Victorian Highgate is the resting place for 170,000 people in 53,000 graves.  A fish n chip lunch with dessert and a hot drink completes the package.   Please note reasonable mobility is required with sensible shoes particularly for the West Cemetery were paths are uneven, steep and involve two flights of stairs, the East Cemetery is on a gentle slope with predominantly tarmac paths.  Rain will not abandon the visit.

CHRISTMAS AT KEW

Thurs December 19
Adult £49 Child (4-16yrs) £47
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Fri December 20
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Sat December 21
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Sun December 22 – Last 5 places
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Spend some shopping time in Knightsbridge before transferring to Kew Gardens for the amazing after dark illuminated lights and laser spectacular where the new trail, with over one million lights, includes some incredible showstoppers, all nestled in Kew’s own natural splendour, with the grand finale at the renowned Palm House. Includes peak entry ticket and 6/6.20pm admissions.

OLYMPIA SHOWJUMPING

Wed Dec 18 – Puissance £107

Evening programme: The Stakes, Kennel Club Dog Agility Final, Display, Shetland Pony Grand National, Display, Puissance, Christmas finale.
Includes £77 top price seat, gallery badge and pre show leisure time
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TRANSPORT ONLY £30
LEISURE + PUISSANCE EVENING
Wednesday December 18
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Got your own evening ticket? Fill up the coach and enjoy convenient travel with pre show leisure time to visit the Olympia shopping village.

PORTSMOUTH FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS

Sun December 1
Adults £53 Senior 60+ £51 Child £50
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Visit the stunning attractions at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and celebrate Christmas as you travel back in time to a bygone era, where snowy streets welcome you to a world of festive cheer as you enjoy one of the south’s finest Christmas festivals. 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. Price includes coaching and admission to the Festival of Christmas and some of the attractions of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard including HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860

Child is 5-15yrs

HARRY POTTER STUDIO TOUR

Wed December 18
Adult £70, Child (4-15 yrs) £62
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This Hertfordshire attraction now includes the Gringotts Wizarding Bank famously run by goblins and you’re invited to enter the depths of the Lestrange Vault. Walk at leisure around his outstanding visitor attraction which showcases all eight Harry Potter films. Defy Professor Dumbledore’s orders and step deep into the grounds of the Forbidden Forest and come face to face with Aragog and an abundance of other creatures. View the original Hogwarts Express steam engine and a recreation of Platform 9 3/4 offers a glimpse into how some of the film’s most iconic scenes were created and on this winter visit enjoy Hogwarts in the snow. Includes admission and 4.5 hrs at the venue.

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Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays

Emergency contact 0207 087 7919
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PAYMENT: Phone to book or book on line at www.readertrips.co.uk and select "South". No charge for Debit Cards and Credit Cards.

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. See Group Ltd Terms and Conditions apply, available on request prior to booking or on line. If shopping time applies around 2-3 hours is allocated before the show. Strictly NO under 16's without written parental
consent. SSP = usual single seat/admission selling price excluding theatre levy or venue facility fee. Smoking, vaping, alcohol or illegal substances NOT permitted on coaches.

Convenient local PICK UPS: Thorpe Bay Station/The Old Walnut Tree/Queensway Southend/ Palace Theatre/Chalkwell Park/Elms/Thames Drive/Hadleigh Church/Vic House Corner/Benfleet/Pitsea/Basildon/Rookery Corner/Sockets Heath/Grays Town Centre/Thurrock Services