Other dates & departures are available on request. Subject to availability and price changes.
* 4 Nights in 3 to 4-star accommodation
* Daily visits & tours
* Daily breakfast & 4 dinners
* Expert tour manager
Experience the best of the Peak District, embracing the history, heritage and scenery that make up the heart of Derbyshire. From a base of the historic spa town of Buxton, we visit iconic stately homes, take nostalgic rail journeys and walk with nature, as well as heading to charming Bakewell, Matlock Bath and Dovedale.
Home to the Bakewell tart, stunning spa towns and arguably the most impressive stately home in England, our fascinating tour highlights what makes the Peak District such a special place to visit. Brimming with beautiful Recency, Georgian and Victorian architecture, the tour is based in the historic spa town of Buxton. From here, you’ll experience the likes of Chatsworth House and its splendid gardens, before heading to the characterful town of Bakewell. We’ll also experience the Peaks from a variety of angles, whether a walk on the Dovedale stepping stones, a wander around historic Ilam park, up high on the Heights of Abraham cable car or by train on the beautifully restored Peak Railway.
Day 1- Arrival in Buxton & Guided Tour
Day 2- Chatsworth House & Bakewell
Day 3- Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath & The Peak Rail
Day 4- Ilam Park, Dovedale
Multiple 2021 & 2022 dates are available, subject to price change.
4* Lee Wood Hotel - Buxton
Located just a five-minute walk from the Buxton Opera House, all the town’s major sights are at the hotel’s doorstep. This traditional hotel is housed in a beautiful Georgian building and is a pleasant and peaceful base for our tour. The rooms are neutrally decorated and offer all moderns comforts, and the hotel has a restaurant where we will dine, as well as a bar. Free Wi-Fi available. Free parking on site and in the vicinity of the hotel.
3* The Old Hall Hotel - Buxton
The Old Hall Hotel is perfectly located opposite the beautiful Pavilion Gardens and the famous Buxton Opera House in the centre of the town. The hotel offers an elegant restaurant and a wine bar, whilst rooms blend traditional style with modern amenities. There is public car parking available beside the hotel, of which hotel guests have exclusive rights to 24-hour parking tickets.
*Price subject to change & availability. Based on 2 adults sharing.