Blackpool Illuminations

5 Days Half Board by Coach

Highlights: Lake District National Park, Southport, Bowness, Lake Windermere, Kirkstone Pass, Lancaster, Illuminations Drive

For decades, the famous Blackpool Illuminations have been drawing crowds from all over the world, eager to see the greatest Free Show on Earth! For two whole months Blackpool seafront and the splendid Tower are transformed into a magical, fairytale world of glorious light and colour interspersed with impressive storytelling tableaux.

This magnificent display features over 1,000,000 bulbs, hundreds of illuminated figures and themes and fifty miles of festoon strip.

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Strand Hotel, Blackpool

Strand Hotel, Blackpool

Situated on Blackpool’s favourite North Promenade, the Strand Hotel enjoys lovely coastal views over the Irish Sea.

★★★ (Visit Britain) • Lounge bar, restaurant • En-suite bedrooms • Free Wi-Fi • Full breakfast and three course evening dinner plus tea or coffee • Entertainment every night • Lift


Full day: Within an hour we are amid some of the most beautiful scenery on our full day tour of the Lake District. We drive to Newby Bridge, at the southern-most tip of Lake Windermere, where there is an opportunity to take a lake cruise. Moving on we follow Windermere’s wooded banks to Bowness and then continue with a memorable drive over the Kirkstone Pass.

Half day: Enjoy a half day excursion to the county town of Lancaster, steeped in history from the Romans to the present day and well worth exploring at your own pace.

Half day: An extended half day tour to the elegant resort of Southport, with its beautifully laid out gardens and famous Lord Street – one of the finest thoroughfares in the north of England.

Evening tour: An evening drive along the spectacular ‘Illuminations’ seafront, see hundreds of illuminated figures and themes, as the famous Golden Mile comes alive in a kaleidoscope of colour.

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  • Free local joining points
  • Collect Coach Miles™
  • All coach travel
  • Reserved seats on tour coaches
  • Tour Manager escorted
  • Hotel accomodation and board as stated
  • No single room supplement
  • Excursions/itinerary as stated
  • Admission fees and entertainment if stated
  • Complete luggage handling
  • Price-Back Insurance Offer

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