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Settle to Carlisle Railway

Settle to Carlisle Railway

The Settle to Carlisle Railway crosses the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines for one of the most scenic rides in Britain.

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The Settle to Carlisle Railway crosses the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines for one of the most scenic rides in Britain. This year join us for an extraordinary journey over the viaducts and through tunnels viewing the most stunning landscapes in the north of England on our spectacular railway journey.



Return coach travel

1 night half board

Journey on the Settle to Carlisle Railway

Visit to Skipton

Free time in Settle

Day 1

We travel to Carlisle to board the world-famous Settle to Carlisle Railway. Running through some of the most attractive scenery in the Yorkshire Dales and Cumbrian Fells, the Settle - Carlisle Railway is renowned for its Victorian architecture, huge stone viaducts and long tunnels. Afterwards we have some free time in Settle before we continue to our overnight hotel.

Day 2

At the gateway to the magnificent Yorkshire Dales, enjoy free time in the charming market town of Skipton. With its famous 900-year-old castle, romantic ruined priory and historic cobbled High Street, Skipton is endlessly rich both in history and natural beauty. After some free time, we return home.

Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa ****



Set in 17 acres of Lancashire parkland the 4-star Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is a 700-year old country manor. Mercure boasts an indoor swimming pool and a restaurant. Rooms are en suite with baths and showers, they also come with satellite TVs and radios. There are tea/coffee making facilities and Wi-Fi is available.


The Spa Naturel & Leisure centre offers a swimming pool, sauna and spa. There is also a fully equipped gymnasium, whirlpool and massage treatments. The Cameo Restaurant and Cameo Bar offer international cuisine and light dishes. There are also some Lancashire specialities on the menu and a fine wine list to choose from.


Hotel Facilities:

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lift

  • Wi-Fi

  • Spa and wellness centre

  • 1 Swimming pool


Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
Mansfield Bus Station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE

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