One of the UK's premier outdoor events at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, with an extravaganza of entertainment for all the family. From static displays to spectacular air displays this makes a wonderful family event.
Boat trip on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Entry to The Royal International Air Tattoo, Visit to Bristol.
Angel Hotel Chippenham is a delightful 17th century coaching inn, with 50 en-suite bedrooms all with tea/coffee making facilities and a television. The hotel also has a bar lounge, restaurant along with leisure club facilities including an indoor swimming pool.
Our first day will take us to The Gloucester Quays (entry included). The Dunkirk Little Ship, 'Queen Boadicea II', will take you on a captivating 45-minute boat trip along the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, which was once the broadest and deepest in the world. Even today, it stands out from other navigations because of its sheer scale and impressive engineering.
A full day visit to the Royal International Air Tattoo (entry included) - the aviation event of the year! During a thrilling flying display, you will see fast jets, giant transporters, historic aircraft and the world's top international flying display teams including the world famous Red Arrows, which will set your pulse racing! On the ground, there is a full program of events, also flight simulators, cars, shopping and a fairground.
After breakfast, we call back in Bristol, where you could visit the Brunel's SS Great Britain (optional). Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on board for the passengers and crew. Descend under water below the glass 'sea' to touch the world's first Great Ocean Liner. We then continue our journey heading home, making comfort stops on our way.
|Hotel:||Angel Hotel, Chippenham|
|Basis:||Dinner, Bed & Breakfast|
|Price:||£280 per person sharing|