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Gin, Gorgeous Gardens & The New Forest

Gin, Gorgeous Gardens & The New Forest

This tour takes us to enjoy the pleasures of the Hampshire and its quaint towns

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This tour takes us to enjoy the pleasures of the Hampshire and its quaint towns as well as a tasting and tour of the famous Bombay Sapphire Distillery and a day in Winchester, Portsmouth and a relaxing visit to the gorgeous gardens at Exbury on the edge of the New Forest.


Whats Included

  • Free time Winchester, Petersfield and Portsmouth

  • Bombay Sapphire Distillery Tour

  • Lyndhurst, Lymington & The New Forest

  • Exbury Gardens


G&K Shared Tour

We have been working behind the scenes with Galloway to be able to offer you an even wider range of UK and Continental Holidays, this enables us to offer you more choice and some exciting NEW destinations. As these Holidays will be offered by both companies, we encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Day 1

Following your included home pick up we travel towards Winchester stopping in Windsor to stretch your legs and grab a bite to eat. We then continue to our hotel, the Norton Park Hotel, arriving late afternoon for our 4 nights stay which includes dinner, bed & breakfast.


Day 2

This morning we enjoy a drive to the historic town of Winchester. Here we can visit the cities cathedral, explore the high street and the towns museums.
Later, we visit the Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery for their 'Self Discovery Experience'. This includes a 15-minute guided tour through the Still House with a complimentary drink in the Mill Bar. The Self-Discovery Experience showcases the very best of Bombay Sapphire gin and the beautiful, historic distillery.
The Bombay Sapphire is in a working distillery, passengers must wear sustainable footwear.

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Day 3

This morning we head to the town of Lyndhurst, known as the capital of The New Forest since the times of William the Conqueror. Lyndhurst offers a wide range of shops, cosy tea rooms, old world pubs and cafes.

Later, we travel to the market town of Lymington, in the south of the New Forest. Here we have a chance to enjoy lunch and spend some time exploring at our own pace.

In the afternoon, we continue through the stunning New Forest, arriving at Exbury Gardens, a spectacular 200-acre woodland garden famous for the Rothschild collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias.

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Day 4

Today we spend the day at leisure in Portsmouth, delve into the Historic Dockyard, experience the Spinnaker Tower or visit the lovely shopping centre, all are within walking distance of each other.

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Day 5

After breakfast we depart and make our way home stopping in St Albans for an lunch stop.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Norton Park Hotel – 4*

The Norton Park Hotel is located within 54 acres of parkland, only 12 miles from Winchester. Hotel facilities include indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym. All bedrooms are en suite and have television, telephone, hairdryer and tea & coffee making facilities. The hotel has a lift.

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ardleigh Crown Ardleigh Crown Public House
Bramford, Angel PH Bramford, Angel Public House
Brentwood George & Dragon George & Dragon PH, Roman Road, Mountnessing
(B1002) CM15 0TZ
Bury St Edmunds Bus Stn Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station, Stand 9
Capel St Mary (South) Capel St Mary National Express Stop Southbound
Setdown Point: Capel St Mary White Horse Pub
Chelmsford Services Chelmsford Springfield Services
Lorry Park (Off A12)
Claydon Crown Claydon Crown Public House Lay By
Colchester North Rail Stn Colchester North Rail Station
Combs Bus Shelter Combs Bus Shelter, Ipswich Road (Opp. Esso Garage)
Copdock - Tescos Copdock Mill, Tesco Superstore Front Exit Bus Stop
Debenham Angel Debenham Angel Public House
Diss Bus Station Diss Bus Station
Eye Town Hall Eye Town Hall
Felixstowe Coach Park Felixstowe Coach Park, Garrison Lane, Felixstowe,
IP11 7SJ
Felixstowe Gt Eastern Sq Felixstowe Great Eastern Square
Ipswich, West End Rd Ipswich,West End Road Car Park
Kelvedon - The Tavern Kelvedon The Tavern, High Street/Station Road
Long Stratton Long Stratton Police Station
Mendlesham Kings Head Mendlesham, Kings Head Public House,
Mendlesham, Denters Hill Mendlesham, Denters Hill
Needham Market - Swan Needham Market, Swan Public House,
Norwich - Castle Meadow Norwich, Castle Meadow,(Outside Galloway Office)
Redenhall/Station Road Junction of Redenhall Road/Station Road Harleston
(Old Duke William PH) IP20 0LB
Scole - Scole Engineering Outside Scole Engineering Garage, Scole
Sproughton Sproughton, Wild Man Public House
Stowmarket Railway Stn. Stowmarket Railway Station.
Stowupland Dents Corner Stowupland, Dents Corner,
Tollgate McDonalds Stanway, Mc Donalds Bus Stop, Tollgate, CO3 8RG
Witham Old Post Office Witham Old Post Bus Stop - Sorting Office
(NOT McColls Store)
Woolpit Church Woolpit Church

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Galloway Travel Group, Denters Hill,
Mendlesham, Suffolk, IP14 5RR

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