Discover 3 of Norfolk's most scenic railway lines on a holiday
that showcases some of the most beautiful areas of this idyllic
county. Also spend a magical Christmas Day from your base near
Visits to Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden and Sheringham
Arrive in Norwich today, where your Tour Manager meets you at
the 4-Star Barnham Broom Hotel, located in a lovely village outside
of the main city of Norwich. We dine in the hotel this evening.
On Day 2, we venture into Norwich to enjoy a
guided tour of some of the most famed sights of the city, including
the magnificent cathedral. This afternoon, you are free to continue
exploring Norwich. The city boasts of an incredible heritage, with
over 1,500 years of history.
Day 3 - Christmas Day in Norwich
Enjoy a fabulous Christmas Day today, with plenty of food and
optional festivities to inspire your festive mood. After a Bucks
Fizz breakfast, perhaps take the time to explore the pretty scenery
around the village. There is a drinks reception, and lunch is
served with all of the trimmings. This afternoon, there is the
option to enjoy a game of Bingo and relax in the hotel.
Alternatively, why not explore Norwich further in your own time? In
the evening, we enjoy a light buffet meal ahead of a quiz
Day 4 - Boxing Day on the North Norfolk Railway
Enjoy an exciting Boxing Day on board the North Norfolk Railway.
We begin by taking a coach to Sheringham, transferring to the
station, then boarding the steam-hauled locomotive for a return
journey on the festive 'Mince Pie' service. Enjoy delicious mince
pies as we delight in the beauty of the passing Norwich scenery.
There is time for lunch, before we transfer to Fairhaven Woodland
Garden. We take a guided tour, learning about the flora that
Days 5-6 - The Bure Valley Railway and Norwich
We venture to Wroxham on board the Bure Valley Railway, taking
us through the lovely Bure Valley. From here, we transfer to
Wymondham for a journey on the Mid-Norfolk Railway to Dereham, a
delightfully quaint town which epitomises the small-town beauty of
Norwich. After breakfast on Day 6, you are free to
depart Norwich as our holiday comes to an end.
All rail and coach travel throughout your tour
The services of a professional UK Tour Manager from start to finish
Standard Class Rail
5 nights' accommodation at the 4-Star Barnham Broom hotel
4* Hotel Accommodation
Barnham Broom Hotel, Norwich
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