Pennine Explorer

Pennine Explorer

Coach holiday to Lancashire

Often described as the "backbone of England", the Pennine Hills form a more-or-less continuous range stretching northwards from the Peak District in the North Midlands, into the South Pennines incorporating parts of Lancashire, Yorkshire and Greater Manchester, through the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines past the Cumbrian Fells up to the Tyne Gap. Experience the Yorkshire-Lancashire border with a wonderful rail journey and a relaxing cruise on a famous yet traditional canal barge.


Travel to your hotel in Lancashire for your 4 night stay.


Enjoy a classic rail journey on the Settle to Carlisle railway, considered the most scenic rail journey in England as it winds through moorland scenery and over the famous Ribblehead Viaduct.


Travel into Yorkshire to Skipton for its ever popular Wednesday market. Stall holders and shoppers barter with each other along the high street close to the towns impressive medieval castle. Join in the fun, before taking to the water on a historic relaxing cruise along the Leeds Liverpool Canal.


Today has been set aside for you to enjoy a trip to Blackpool and all it has to offer. Take a stroll along the pier, for the more energetic a dance in the ballroom is a must! With live shows throughout the day, waxworks to amuse the imagination, an impressive sea life centre and not forgetting the famous Blackpool Tower, there is plenty to occupy your day.


Bid farewell to your hotel for the week and take a leisurely drive to Leeds for a Lunch stop and a wander around the City shops and attractions, before travelling back to Lincolnshire.

Dunkenhalgh Hotel:


The Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is a beautiful 700 year old country manor retaining many of its original features including turrets and porticos. Set in the Lancashire countryside in idyllic grounds, Dunkenhalgh Hotel is the ideal location for relaxing spa breaks offering a full range of spa treatments, an indoor pool and modern fitness centre.

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Departure Date: 21/08/2017

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2 departure(s) between 15/08/2017 and 30/12/2017