We are delighted to offer this unique oppertunity to see the fabulous Tall Ships in port in Sunderland on the northeast coast as they take a break before continuing on their way. Keeping to the boat theme we also include a superb Tyne Cruise.
The 4 star Hilton Hotel stands in a spectacular riverside location in Gateshead with superb views of the Tyne Bridge and Quayside. Facilities include a fitness centre and pool. All bedrooms are en-suite and have a television along with all the other modern day facilities you would expect to find in a hotel of this standard. A lift serves all floors.
Wednesday From your front door to the waiting Club Class coach for the drive to Tyneside arriving late afternoon at the Hilton Hotel.
Thursday This morning we take you across the River Tyne into Newcastle. There is time to explore and take lunch before we join the boat at the quayside for a fabulous cruise on the River Tyne, including commentary.
Friday Today we drive to Sunderland to visit the Tall Ships in port. Here we have the chance to go on board some of the beautiful vessels, meet the crews and find out what life is like on board as the ships race across the seas. Explore the site and soak up the maritime atmosphere of the event before we return to the hotel for dinner.
Saturday After breakfast we leave and make our way home to be greeted by our awaiting taxis after a fascinating mid-week break.
Fenn Holidays Ltd, Whittlesey Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0AG