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Kent's Tudor England

Kent's Tudor England

Kent's Tudor England

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Be captivated by the ‘Garden of England’ as we explore Kent and find a land of country lanes passing lavender fields, orchards, vineyards, splendid castles, gardens and many historic houses. The county possesses substantial Tudor heritage with its abundance of 16th century connections.




The Holiday Inn Ashford North enjoys a peaceful countryside location, and is conveniently placed for exploring the ‘Garden of England’.

• En-suite bedrooms • Flat screen television • Hairdryer • Tea, coffee-making facilities • Iron & ironing board • Restaurant • Bar • Fitness centre • Lift




Orida Hotel Maidstone, Maidstone  ****

The Orida Hotel Maidstone is loated less than 10 minutes from central Maidstone and is ideally placed for exploring the county of Kent.

• Spacious en-suite bedrooms • Flat screen television • Free Wi-Fi • Hairdryer • Tea, coffee-making facilities • Iron & ironing board • Restaurant • Bar • Health Club & Spa • No lift (ground floor rooms available)


Please note: This tour requires an element of walking and deemed unsuitable for wheelchair users

Day 1

Depart local pick ups and travel to to our hotel for 4 nights dinner bed & breakfast.

Days 2-4

At leisure plus we include the following:
1. Visit romantic Hever Castle, the childhood home of Anne Boleyn
2. Discover Penshurst Place & Gardens
3. Explore Leeds Castle the ‘loveliest castle in the world’

Day 5

We depart Ashford and travel back home to South Wales making a suitable comfort stop en route.

Edwards Coach Holidays terms and conditions apply

Please Note:

This tour requires an element of walking and is deemed unsuitable for wheelchair users.


Discover 700 years of history at this romantic double moated 13th century castle,once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII and mother of Elizabeth I. Explore 30 acres of formal and natural landscape in these magnificent quintessential English gardens.


Set in the rural Weald of Kent, surrounded by picturesque countryside and parkland, Penshurst Place & Gardens has changed little over the centuries. Its formal walled garden is one of the oldest gardens in private ownership, and was constructed in the Elizabethan era.


Known as the ‘loveliest castle in the world’, visitors to Leeds Castle never forget their first breath-taking vision of it as it rises majestically from the moat as it has done for almost 900 years. There are many daily displays and events here for you to enjoy.

  • Executive coach travel

  • 4 nights dinner, bed & full English breakfast accommodation in Ashford

  • Visit romantic Hever Castle, the childhood home of Anne Boleyn

  • Discover Penshurst Place & Gardens

  • Explore Leeds Castle the ‘loveliest castle in the world’

  • Free time in resort at leisure


Single Supplement £111



Due to a single stay extension, the Holiday Inn Hotel has changed to the Orida Hotel, Maidstone

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
Aberbargoed - Yr Ysbyty Aberbargoed - Yr Ysbyty (Dyffryn Newydd) bus stop
Opposite the Duffryn Newydd Pub
Aberdare Bus Station Bus Station, Aberdare - Stand 1
Abertillery - R.F.C. Abertillery RFC , Oak Street.
Bargoed New Bus Station The New Bus Station, Next to Train Station,Bargoed
Barry Hotel The Barry Hotel, Broad Street, Barry
Barry, Colcott Arms Barry, Colcott Arms
Blackwood Bus Stn Bus Station - Stand 9 - Blackwood
Bridgend Cheapside Bridgend Cheapside
Brynmawr Bus Station Brynmawr Bus Station Coach Bay
Cadoxton Gladstone Road Cadoxton, Gladstone Road, Weston Sq Bus stop
Caerphilly Bus Station Caerphilly Bus Station Stand 10
Cardiff Gate Services Cardiff Gate Services
Cardiff West Services Cardiff West Services Coach Park
Cardiff, Westgate Street Bus stop Outside NCP Car Park,
Opposite Principality Stadium
Cefn Fforest Cefn Fforest Ave Junction, Top of Fair View Hill
Opposite Steven's Garage, CEFN FFOREST
Coed Ely Club Coed Ely Layby outside the Club
Crosskeys College Crosskeys College Bus stop
Crumlin Square Crumlin Square. Bus stops near the club.
Cwmbran Railway Railway Station, Cwmbran
Dinas Powys Primary School, Dinas Powys
Duffryn, LLANSAMLET Edwards Travel Centre, Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet
Ebbw Vale Bus Station Ebbw Vale Bus Station
Edwards Depot LLANTRISANT Edwards Depot, Llantrisant, CF72 8QZ
Highcross Bus shelter Highcross Post Office
HIGHCROSS - Opp Texaco
John Street, Porthcawl Porthcawl - The Stoneleigh, John Street.
Llantwit Major Railway Llantwit Major. Bus stop outside Railway Station
Maesteg Maesteg - Bus Stop Outside Weatherspoons,
Commercial Street, CF34 9DF
Magor Services Magor Service Coach Park
Merthyr NEW Bus Stn Merthyr NEW Bus Station - MERTHYR TYDFIL
Moriah Chapel, Risca Risca - Moriah Chapel. Tredegar Street
Mountain Ash Town hall Mountain Ash Town Hall
Neath - Railway Neath - Outside Railway Station
Nelson Bus Station Nelson Bus Station
Newbridge, Co-op Newbridge, Bus stop outside the Coop
Oakdale Comprehensive OLD Oakdale Comprehensive, OLD SCHOOL , OAKDALE
Penarth, Windsor Terrace Penarth, Windsor Terrace Bus Stop (NW)
Pencoed Monument The Monument, Pencoed
Penygraig Labour Club Penygraig Labour Club, PENYGRAIG
Client making own way to Resort / Venue
Pontypool Town Hall Pontypool Town Hall, Bus stops on Clarence St
Pontypridd Bus Stn Pontypridd Bus Station, Coach Stop (Bay 13)
Port Talbot Customs Port Talbot Bus Stop OUTSIDE Customs House
Just past the Plaza
Porth - Wedding World Porth, Layby outside Wedding World
Pyle Cross Pyle Cross, bus stop outside supermarket.Pyle Road
Rhiwbina - Deri Inn Rhiwbina - Deri Inn. Just before the Pub.
Sarn SERVICES Sarn SERVICES - Coach Park
Swansea St Marys Church Bus stop outside church on Princess Way, Swansea
Taffs Well Station Taffs Well Station, bus stop on Cardiff Road
Talbot Green Bus Stn Talbot Green Bus Station
The Hibernian Club The Hibernian Club, Gelli
Tonypandy Bus Stn Tonypandy Bus Station
Tredegar, Lidls Tredegar, Lidls, bus stop outside.
Treorchy PO Treorchy Post Office, bus stop, TREORCHY
Waunrhydd Road Waunrhydd Road, Tonyrefail
Whitchurch Three Elms Whitchurch Three Elms
Whitchurch, Hollybush pub Hollybush pub, Whitchurch. Bus stop opposite
Ystrad Mynach Lay by Outside Ystrad Mynach Primary School

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