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Longleat Festival of Light and Winchester

Longleat Festival of Light and Winchester

Each winter, Longleat is transformed into an unmissable Festival of Light which transforms the park into a glowing winter wonderland.

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With a different theme each year, wonderful characters are displayed around the grounds to create an amazing, illuminated spectacle. Winchester Christmas Market is a must visit destination for all those wishing to experience a traditional Christmas. The city justly claims to be England’s Christmas Capital and its Cathedral is at the heart of the festivities. This is a stunning Christmas market with over 100 attractive wooden chalets individually selected by the Cathedral’s in-house team to ensure superior quality.


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

Travel to Wiltshire, stopping in Marlborough for lunch to be purchased. We have a cup of tea/coffee on arrival at the hotel with time to freshen up before our evening meal.


Day 2

After breakfast travel to Longleat. In the morning we have a journey around the Safari Park by coach to enter a land of adventure where lions roam, tigers stalk and monkey's swing. Afterwards time to purchase lunch before entering the Festival of Light. Longleat Park will be transformed into a glowing winter wonderland with hundreds of illuminated characters and scenes. After a day of exploring, we return to the hotel for our evening meal.

B, D

Day 3

After breakfast visit Winchester Christmas Market. The city justly claims to be England's Christmas Capital and its Cathedral is at the heart of the festivities. This is a stunning Christmas market with over 100 attractive wooden chalets individually selected by the Cathedral's in-house team to ensure superior quality. There are also many shops to wander around and plenty of restaurants and cafes for lunch to be purchased. Return to the hotel with time to relax before our evening meal.

B, D

Day 4

After breakfast travel back to home area, stopping in Windsor for lunch to be purchased.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included


Feel welcome with a warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie upon arrival at this 4-star hotel. Located on the outskirts of Swindon, this hotel has recently been refurbished to a high standard. The rooms are stylish, and you can feel relaxed with a drink in the bar/lounge area before your evening meals.

PLEASE NOTE: Hotel does not have rooms with walk-in showers.

En-suite, Ground floor rooms, Lift, Restaurant, Bar, Wi-Fi, Hairdryer, Telephone, TV, Tea/coffee, Air Con

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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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Mendlesham, Suffolk, IP14 5RR

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