Historic Kent

5 Day Tour - £389  per person

Departing Monday 13th May 2019


  • 4 nights dinner, bed and breakfast
    Visit to Leeds Castle & Gardens and Historic Dockyard, Chatham
    Shepherd Neame Brewery Tour

Situated in the scenic countryside, the modern 4 star Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel is set within 26 acres of beautiful grounds, close to Leeds Castle. All bedrooms are ensuite and are equipped with tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, TV and free WiFi. The hotel also has a bar, restaurant and health club.


Day 1: We leave our home area and travel to Salisbury for free time, before heading onto our hotel.

Day 2: After breakfast, we make the very short journey to Leeds Castle & Gardens. This elegant 12th Century castle rises majestically from the waters of its moat and is surrounded by 500 acres of interesting parkland and gardens. Other attractions at the castle include: falconry displays, a maze and grotto, The Gatehouse exhibition and much more.

Day 3: This morning we head to Faversham for a guided tour of Shepherd Neame Brewery, Britains oldest brewer, before making our way to Canterbury. There will be free time to explore this magnificent city, dominated by its stunning cathedral.

Day 4: After a leisurely breakfast, we make the short journey to Chatham Historic Dockyard. Explore 80 acres of history including the Victorian Ropery, Steam, Steel and Submarine and step aboard the Three Historic Warships to discover over 100 years of life at sea. This afternoon we have a short time in Rochester, famous for its links with Charles Dickens.

Day 5: After breakfast, we depart our hotel and make our way back to the West Country.

Single room supplement: Nil

Travel insurance: £25.50 per person

To make a booking, please call 01823 331356

Historic Kent