Charming Towns & Majestic Houses
A chance to discover some of Lincolnshire’s finest towns and villages, great houses and stately homes, some of which you’ll recognise from the movies!
STAMFORD, a beautiful town captured in time! With over 600 listed buildings of mellow limestone and five medieval churches, you can see why it has featured in many costume dramas!
BURGHLEY HOUSE is a stunning Tudor mansion built by Sir William Cecil, Queen Elizabeth’s Lord High Treasurer! This palatial Elizabethan house is still a much loved family home inviting you to explore 18 of its dramatic state rooms, historic collection of paintings, ceramics and works of art.
BOSTON is a classic market town set in the heat of Lincolnshire’s dramatic Fenland. Immerse yourself in history as you explore; Boston Stump with its towering spire, the magnificent medieval Guildhall building and the wonderful medieval Lanes.
RAF CONINGSBY is the home to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and operates a Lancaster, five Spitfires, two Hurricanes, two Chipmunks and a Dakota. At the Visitor Centre you have the opportunity to see the exhibitions and see the aircraft at close quarters with a knowledgeable, enthusiastic volunteer guide.
LINCOLN the county town with a stunning Cathedral! A guided tour of this historic city takes in its pretty streets and castle which featured in TV’s Downton Abbey.
DODDINGTON HALL is a superb Elizabethan which has never been sold or cleared out since it was completed in 1600. It has many fascinating collections of furniture, weaponry, paintings and household objects. The romantic gardens are said to be just as spectacular as the house itself, remaining faithful to its original Elizabethan layout.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Stamford – guided tour
Lincoln – guided tour
All coach travel & excursions
The 3 star superior Ramada Resort Grantham is a charming rustic hotel set in beautiful countryside in the heart of England. The hotel prides itself on its atmospheric restaurant, traditional bar and contemporary lounge. All rooms are en suite, tastefully decorated and have telephone, television, hairdryer and tea/coffee facilities. The hotel has an indoor pool, fitness centre and health studio, also Wi-Fi and a lift.