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Charming Towns of Northern France

Charming Towns of Northern France

4 nights - Charming Towns of Northern France including Lille & Amiens

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On our new short break staying in the heart of Arras famous for two historic squares, wonderful markets and fascinating military sites. We’ll also enjoy visits to historic Lille and Amiens, home to the largest cathedral in France.


Mercure Arras Centre Gare Hotel, Arras ****

The Mercure Arras Centre Gare Hotel is ideally located in the city centre near the squares and the Belfry with all the shopping areas and amenities a pleasant stroll away.

• Modern guest bedrooms •Television • Free Wi-Fi • Tea, coffee-making facilities • Air conditioning • Hairdryer •Restaurant • Bar • Fitness Centre • Lift

Day 1

Following the Channel crossing to Calais, we make our way to Arras where we stay for the next four nights. Dinner is included at your hotel this evening. (D)

Day 2

Excursion to the city of Lille whose historic centre, 'Vieux Lille' is characterised by 17th century brick townhouses and cobbles pedestrian streets around the Grand Place. There is also the vibrant Marché de Wazemmes to explore, one of the largest markets in France. (B)

Day 3

Enjoy a day at leisure in historic Arras. It is famous for its architecture, two historic squares the Grand Place and Place des Héros, wonderful markets and fascinating military sites. (B)

Day 4

Excursion to the city of Amiens where you will find the gothic Notre Dame Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest in France. Close by is the medieval district nicknamed 'Little Venice of the North, a charming area with colourful houses along the canals. (B).

Day 5

We travel to Calais for the return Channel crossing and complete the journey home. (B)

  • Executive coach travel

  • Short sea ferry crossings

  • 4 nights bed & breakfast accommodation in Arras

  • Dinner at hotel on first night in Arras

  • Visit the historic city of Lille

  • Explore the vibrant Marché de Wazemmes in Lille

  • Discover the city of Amiens

  • Enjoy a day at leisure in Arras




4th Apr 4 nights £499

19th Aug 4 nights £487


SRS £198


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
Cardiff Gate Services Cardiff Gate Services CF23 8RA
Cardiff West Services Cardiff West Services Coach Park, CF72 8SA
Dyffryn Depot Edwards Travel Centre, Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet
Edwards Depot LLANTRISANT Edwards Depot, Llantrisant, CF72 8QZ
Magor Services NP26 3YL Magor Service Coach Park
Neath - Railway Neath - Outside Railway Station, SA11 1BY
NP20 4AX
Port Talbot Customs Port Talbot Bus Stop OUTSIDE Customs House
Just past the Plaza, SA13 1HW
Pyle Cross Pyle Cross, bus stop outside supermarket.Pyle Road
CF33 6AG
Sarn SERVICES Sarn SERVICES - Coach Park, CF32 9SY

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The Courtyard, Parc Busnes Edwards, Llantrisant, Pontyclun, CF72 8QZ

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