Historic Eastern England | 2017



***Please note – our meeting point has changed to The Roxburghe Hotel – this hotel is now also used for any pre-tour accommodation***


World-famous university cities meet hideaway villages on this tour of Eastern England. We’ll travel by river and road, across the stunning North York Moors and the Peak District National Park, following in the footsteps of Vikings, Romans and royalty.


The Back-Roads Difference

  • Call in at Sandringham Estate, the private retreat of Her Majesty The Queen
  • Drift along the River Cam on a traditional punt in Cambridge
  • Get a behind-the-stable look at Newmarket Stud

Tour Inclusions

  • 7 nights’ accommodation in boutique hotels
  • Experienced Back-Roads tour leader
  • Luxury mini-coach transportation  
  • Full English breakfast daily (B)
  • Three evening meals (D)  
  • Punting in Cambridge
  • Entrance fee included to: Lindisfarne Priory, Alnwick Castle and Gardens, Durham Cathedral, Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Chatsworth House, Blue John Cavern, Sandringham Estate, Ely Cathedral and Newmarket National Stud.


What is not included in a Back-Roads Touring Tour?

Countries Visited

  • England
  • Scotland

8 Days
MAX 15

Tour Code: EDL17
Tour Type: Europe 2017 Tours

Charming Accommodation