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Here are all of the tours we offer around the Reading area, please contact us to book or for more details.

Guided Daytrip
  • Tue. 28th Sep. 2021
  • £55.00

Mendip Explorer and Oakham Treasures

Join us on a splendid guided drive through the enchanting lanes of North Somerset and the charming Mendip Hills. We head through Bath and via Chew Valley Lake and the Mendips to Cadbury Garden Centre at Congresbury for a lunch halt. Our tour continues along the pretty Gordano Valley to Portbury where we visit Oakham Treasures – one of the largest privately owned museums of retail and farming history in the UK. This really is a trip down “memory lane”for everyone as you explore the many reconstructed shops and displays.

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Guided Daytrip
  • Wed. 6th Oct. 2021
  • £59.00

March Hare and Malvern Hills

Following a coffee halt at Yarnton Nurseries we take a gentle drive through the Cotswolds and through the Vale of Evesham to the March Hare Inn at Broughton Hackett for a delicious roast carvery lunch. Suitably fortified we head through Worcester and over the dramatic Malvern Hills – the oldest hills in Europe with their stunning views. We continue through a clutch of pretty villages to our tea halt at St Peters Garden Centre at Norton.

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Guided Daytrip
  • Thu. 21st Oct. 2021
  • £57.00

Cotswold High Points Autumn Lunch

This fine new guided tour follows the line of the Cotswold escarpment with its panoramic views and attractive mellow stone villages. From a coffee halt at Dobbies Garden Centre at Cirencester we head over Minchinhampton Common and through the Stroud Valleys to historic Fromebridge Inn for a carvery lunch. Our afternoon drive takes us along the Cotswold Edge through Dursley and Wootton under Edge to our tea halt at Almondsbury Garden Centre.

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Guided Daytrip
  • Thu. 11th Nov. 2021
  • £50.00

Surrey Hills Autumn Gold and Breakfast

Enjoy a relaxing autumn drive through the enchanting Surrey Hills and the attractive scenery of the Mole and Wey Valleys. We begin the day with a delicious breakfast/brunch at Chessington Garden Centre, following which there will be plenty of time to a spot of early Christmas shopping! Our afternoon visit will be to the excellent Squires Garden Centre at Badshot Lea.

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Guided Daytrip
  • Wed. 24th Nov. 2021
  • £40.00

Winchester Christmas Market

The splendid historic city of Winchester has one of the most attractive Christmas markets in the south set in attractive precincts of the Cathedral. All attractions and excellent shops of the city centre are nearby and the coach will be setting down in the Broadway right in the centre.

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Short Break 3 days, 2 nights
  • Wed. 1st Dec. 2021
  • £335.00

Christmas Celebration and Chatsworth

Enjoy a wonderful pre-Christmas break with your coach tour friends at one of Good Connections’ favourite hotels – the Sysonby Knoll Hotel at Melton Mowbray where the Howling family assure us of a very warm welcome. We journey through the stunning scenery of the Peak District to magnificent Chatsworth home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. See the breathtaking staterooms beautifully adorned and decorated for the festive season. Pick up some delicious goodies in the famous farm shop, browse the impressive gift shops and take a gentle stroll around the grounds. Explore the country’s largest and most impressive Christmas Tree Festival in the cathedral like surrounding of Melton Mowbray Parish Church and soak up the atmosphere of the street entertainment and busy street market. Good company, festive cheer and plenty of goodies and treats are all ingredients of this memorable short break.

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Guided Daytrip
  • Thu. 9th Dec. 2021
  • £59.00

Christmas Carvery at the Windrush Inn

An ideal opportunity to get together over a delicious lunch with good company and festive cheer in the friendly, welcoming atmosphere of the Windrush Inn at Witney. Jeremy and Mia and their team will provide a sumptuous roast carvery lunch with all the trimmings followed by homemade dessert. We enjoy a relaxing drive north to Witney and head through the lanes after lunch to Milletts Farm Centre for a tea and festive shopping halt.

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