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for the day
depart from Cambridge at 0900
read 'Tour details' below)
to arrive in Bartlow village church at about 0945.
arrival your guide will bring
the history of rural England to life for you. The tour commentary can also be
provided in Italian.
to various villages: 1045 Stoke by Clare; 1100 Clare; 1200 Cavendish; 1230 Long
Lunch (not included) in Long Melford.
Guided tour of Long Melford Hall.
Guided tour of Lavenham Guildhall.
Free time in Lavenham: time to explore the antique shops, gift shops and coffee
shops of the small town.
Arrive back in Cambridge
to see & do on the tour
| || ||Half-timbered
houses, Lavenham|| |
architecture at its finest reflecting the opulent wealth of the wool merchants
of the time.|| |
| || ||Melford
Hall || |
16th century palatial manor house once used to entertain Queen Elizabeth I.|| |
| || ||Long
Melford Church|| |
of the great 15th century Suffolk wool churches built for the prosperous local
cloth merchants.|| |
| || ||River
Stour Villages|| |
succession of pretty villages photo-graphed for their thatched cottages and pastel-shaded
timber buildings.|| |
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Students & Children £60.|
travel, entry fee to Long Melford Hall and Lavenham Guildhall services of experienced
to the Botanic Gardens entrance, Bateman Street.(See
at 9am, return at 5.30pm.|
of 12 passengers per tour. |
contact Esplora for details.|
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note this tour is run by our partners at Esplora. All bookings are made directly
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