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Slowly Discovering Rural England

Explore stunning scenery in the North York Moors

Best Time To Go

April - October

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add a few days in the picturesque Lake District?

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Explore stunning scenery in the North York Moors

Slowly Discovering Rural England

Best Time To Go

April - October

Why not...

add a few days in the picturesque Lake District?

Prices From


No of Nights


A 10-night meander through some of England greenest, most pleasant locations, with superb experiences and an appealing selection of accommodation.

Take your time as you criss-cross your way through rural England, beginning in the easternmost county of Norfolk, with its unique geography and wildlife. Then, saunter north to the beauty of the Peak District, onwards to Yorkshire for a thrilling steam-train trip across the legendary North Yorkshire Moors, winding up with a private experience bringing Roman Northumberland and Hadrian’s Wall to vivid life.

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Day One – The Expanse of the Norfolk Coast

Day Two – Taking to the Water

Day Three – Exploring North Norfolk

Day Four – North-west to the Derbyshire Peaks

Day Five – Exploring the Peak District

Day Six – Cross-country to the Edge of the North Yorkshire Moors

Day Seven – All Aboard the Steam Train to Whitby

Day Eight – Exploring the Moors and Beyond

Day Nine – Further North to Hadrian’s Wall Country

Day Ten – Hadrian’s Wall Brought to Life

Day Eleven – Heading Home

Homeward bound today, wherever you’re headed, we’ll make sure you have an easy-to-follow route to get you home without any unwanted drama.


This multi-centre English self-drive holiday includes stays in Norfolk, the Peak District, the North Yorkshire Moors and Northumberland.


£1585 per person in April & October and £1660 per person from May to September.

Price is based on two adults sharing en-suite accommodation for 10 nights in our selection of small hotels and guest houses on a bed and breakfast basis. Price includes a boat trip off the coast of Norfolk as part of a small group, a Freedom Ticket for North York Moors Steam Railway and a full-day small group guided tour of Hadrian’s Wall with a stop for lunch (though lunch is not included).

Car hire is not included but can be arranged for a range of vehicles; please do ask for more information.

Before your departure, you will receive personalised holiday information including full directions, recommended routes, and suggestions on places to visit depending on your interests and our local knowledge to help you get the most from your trip.

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