Lincolnshire Legends

Our Lincolnshire packaged tour includes a day dedicated to the members of Bomber Command who lost their lives during World War II, as well as visits to Lincoln Castle, Lincoln Cathedral and medieval Gainsborough Old Hall.
PACKAGED ITINERARY
Day 1 Arrival
We arrive at our hotel in time for dinner.

Day 2 Lincolnshire Aviation Museum & International Bomber Command Centre
Today, we visit the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, a living memorial to the 55,500 men of Bomber Command who lost their lives during World War II. Relive a World War II bomber airfield and see a Lancaster Bomber, which frequently performs taxy runs (the only place in the world where you can see this performed on an original airfield). We then
travel to the International Bomber Command Centre where we visit the iconic Memorial Spire, the UK’s tallest war memorial, surrounded by the names of every individual who lost their life on Bomber Command.

Day 3 Lincoln Castle & Cathedral
This morning we visit magnificent Lincoln Castle and its unique, fascinating restored Victorian Prison, used as a filming location for TV series such as Downton Abbey and Call the Midwife. In the afternoon, we visit one of Europe’s finest gothic buildings, Lincoln Cathedral.

Day 4 Gainsborough Old Hall & Brigg or Lincoln
This morning, we enjoy a costumed guided tour of Gainsborough Old Hall, one of the best preserved timber framed medieval manor houses in the UK. We spend the afternoon back in Lincoln or Brigg.

Day 5 Departure
We begin our journey home.
Legend

Forest Pines Hotel & Golf Resort

Brigg, Lincolnshire
AAAA Stunning Hotel Setting
4 star Forest Pines is a modern hotel with a world class golf course, excellent leisure facilities and three unique restaurants. It offers 188 bedrooms furnished in a contemporary style, with all equipped with TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Breakfast and dinner are served in The Grill restaurant and drinks can be enjoyed in the modern open plan bar. The leisure club and spa are located in an external building opposite the hotel and comprise an indoor swimming pool, spa bath, steam room and gym. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge.

Holiday Inn Lincoln

Lincoln, England
AAA
The Holiday Inn Lincoln is a vibrant, modern hotel located on the Brayford Waterfront, within walking distance of Lincoln city centre. All 97 bedrooms are well decorated and are located over 5 floors with some having waterfront views. The brasserie style restaurant is bright and modern and overlooks to waterfront and there is an informal sports bar. The hotel also offers a Starbucks coffee shop. • Ground floor rooms • Lift • Bar • Restaurant • Tea/coffee in room • Coach parking is on-site & free of charge

Holiday Inn Lincoln

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4 Nights Half Board
May, Jun, Aug & Sept 2019 Twin from £304pp
Oct 2019 Twin from £289pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £116
Selected Dates Only

Inclusions
• Porterage & welcome tea/coffee
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner
• Entrance to Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre
• Entrance to International Bomber Command Centre
• Entrance to Lincoln Castle
• Entrance to Lincoln Cathedral (includes introductory floor tour)
• Costumed guided tour of Gainsborough Old Hall

Forest Pines Hotel & Golf Resort

Brigg, Lincolnshire
4 Nights Half Board
Jun - Aug 2019 Twin from £284pp
Oct 2019 Twin from £269pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £100
Selected Dates Only

Inclusions
• Porterage & welcome tea/coffee
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner
• Entrance to Lincolnshire Aviation Museum
• Entrance to International Bomber Command Centre
• Entrance to Lincoln Castle
• Entrance to Lincoln Cathedral (includes introductory floor tour)
• Costumed guided tour of Gainsborough Old Hall
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£269 for 5 days

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