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Crich Tramway Village

Gilbert & Sullivan & The Peaks

For 2022 we visit the Gilbert & Sullivan Festival in its original home at the exquisite Buxton Opera House. We have great seats in the stalls to see the National Company’s performance of The Pirates of Penzance. We also explore the Peak District National Park and visit Crich Tramway Village and Chatsworth House.

5 Days from £489

UK Tour

  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • Door to Door Service
  • Half Board
  • Pirates of Penzance
  • Chatsworth House
  • Crich Tramway Village
  • Excursions as Listed
Thu 28 July 2022
  • £489
  • 5 Days
  • G22148

  • Twin/Double for Sole Use £60

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Day 1 A taxi picks you up from home to take you to your tour coach, which then heads north toward Derby, making suitable refreshment stops along the way. We arrive at our hotel late afternoon.

Day 2 DAY 2: Our visit today is Chatsworth House, located in the heart of the Peak District and home of the Duke & Duchess of Devonshire. You can admire the splendour of the house and its wonderful works of art and explore over 105 acres of garden discovering water features, giant sculptures and beautiful flowers.

Day 3 Today we take in some of the splendid scenery of the Peak District, and begin with a visit to Crich Tramway Village. Here you can travel on vintage trams through the lovingly restored period village museum. We then visit Matlock, where you have time for lunch and sightseeing. This afternoon we visit the picturesque Carsington Water Visitor Centre before we return to our hotel.

Day 4 We travel to the elegant spa town of Buxton, where you have time to stroll among the Georgian and Victorian buildings or the Pavilion Gardens and get some lunch. Then we take our seats in the stalls in Buxton Opera House for the National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company’s matinee performance of The Pirates of Penzance.

Day 5 Leaving our hotel after breakfast, we travel southwards, with suitable refreshment stops, arriving in the local area early evening.

Derby Mickleover Hotel, BW Signature Collection

Our modern four-star hotel is located in Mickleover, near Derby. The hotel has two bars, and leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, steam room, sauna, whirlpool and gym. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, ironing facilities, hairdryer and hospitality tray. The hotel has a lift.


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