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Rochester Dickensian Festival & Bruges

Every year Charles Dickens' Victorian England comes alive
at the Rochester Dickensian Christmas Festival.
On this festive break you will be treated to the street entertainment, candlelit parades, carol concerts and much
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more of Rochester’s popular Dickensian Festival. This entertaining programme is set against the enchanting backdrop of Rochester's castle, cathedral and historic centre. Also, why not learn more about Dickens at Rochester's Dickens Centre?

On Day three we will journey across the Channel to Bruges. This romantic medieval destination is one of Europe’s prettiest cities and hosts a charming Christmas market where you can stock up on handcrafted Christmas presents and sample mulled wine and delicious hot food. You will also have time to wander around the beautiful cobbled streets and visit a chocolate shop or two.

On the return journey we stop at the UNESCO World Heritage city of Canterbury for time to wander around the Christmas Markets and historical city centre..

Your Hotel

You will stay for three nights at the Britannia Burstin Hotel in Folkestone or similar. This 3-star standard hotel has well-furnished en-suite bedrooms as well as comfortable bar and a restaurant. Breakfast and dinner will be included throughout your stay. The hotel offers an entertainment programme and a 2-for-1 bar each evening for two hours (including wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks - house brands).

Your Itinerary

Day 1 Folkestone. Journey to your hotel in folkestone. Included dinner at your hotel.
Day 2 Rochester. Day at leisure to explore the Dickensian Christmas Festival. Dinner at your hotel.
Day 3 Belgium *. A full day excursion including time in Bruges to explore the Christmas Markets. Return to hotel in time for dinner.
Day 4 Canterbury. After breakfast we depart our hotel for a visit to Canterbury and its Christmas Markets before commencing our journey home.

What's Included

  • Included excursions to Rochester, Belgium and Canterbury
  • Three nights accommodation with English breakfast and dinner
  • Return executive coach travel.
  • Return channel crossing.
  • Free pick-up points
Please quote tour reference ROC4 when booking by phone.
Departure Date Year Adults Kids
Dec 4 2015£199£189

To check availability or make a booking please choose a date above. Then click Book Now.

Single room supplement, add £ per single room. Child discount (under 12’s) £10. Travel insurance and deposits click here. * Require Valid Passport.
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