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A long barge with a waterproof fabric roof, on the Regent's Canal with a bridge in the background
From Only £42.00

A tranquil oasis in the heart of London’s bustling Camden Lock. From here you will board your traditional canal boat to explore London’s historic and picturesque Regent’s Canal.

Logo, white background, dark blue image of a horse and the word Bluewater
From Only £20.00

The most innovative and exciting shopping and leisure destination in Europe today.

3 dates available
baby chimpanzee piggy-backing on an full grown chimpanzee
From Only £43.00

See the primates at Monkey World, Dorset. Image © Copyright of Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre

Lymington Town Quay showing a variety of boats, with houses in the background
From Only £30.00

A beautiful, Georgian market town, Lymington is situated on the southern edge of the New Forest, between Southampton and Bournemouth and at the western end of the Solent.

The O2 and skyscrapers behind a cable car travelling through the skyline
From Only £55.00

Explore Greenwich where we have a 2-course lunch before driving to the London 02 for a return flight on the Emirates Cable Car.

08/08/2021 and
A Hobbs of Henley passenger boat on the river in Henley-on-Thames
From Only £69.00

Enjoy a 3 hour river cruise with beautiful scenery and a delicious 2-course lunch

Bird World staff bird handler demonstating a bird in flight
From Only £30.00

A great day out to Bird World, Surrey for all the family! Image © Oast House Archive

Port Lympne Logo, white background with brown to dark yellow writing
From Only £39.50

Enjoy a visit to Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Kent

Canterbury & 2-course Lunch at Abbots Barton Hotel
From Only £43.00

Re-fuel with a 2-course lunch at the Abbots Barton Hotel before we arrive in Canterbury town centre for some free time

Two white ebenches on a pathwaysurrounded by colourful shrubs and a greenery archway
From Only £37.00

Join us on a day trip to Quebec House & Emmetts Garden, both National Trust Properties Image ©National Trust Images/Andrew Butler

Winchester cathedral with a blue sky background, green lawns
From Only £30.00

Enjoy the sights and atmosphere of the former Capital City of England. © Winchester Cathedral

Lee Valley Park River Boat Tour inc. Ploughman's
From Only £54.00

Join us on a 2½ hour Lee Valley Park River Boat Tour inc. Ploughman's Lunch

National Trust - Petworth House
From Only £40.00

National Trust Property in Petworth, West Sussex Image © Copyright Stephen McKay

Entrance to Windsor Royal Shopping Centre, clock in the top of the brickworkof the walk through area
From Only £30.00

Enjoy the sights and atmosphere of Windsor. Image - Windsor Royal Shopping Centre © Paul Gillett

18/08/2021 and
Windsor & 40-minute River Cruise
From Only £38.25

Sit back and relax on a 40 minute River Cruise of Windsor followed by some free time at leisure Image © Copyright French Brothers Ltd

Brooklands Museum & The Concorde Mach 2 Tour
From Only £47.50

Relive the excitement of the supersonic age, on the only Concorde accessible in South East England. Image © Copyright Jason Dodd

Colourful beach huts overlooking the sea in Herne Bay
From Only £30.00

Join us on a day trip to the seaside town of Herne Bay, Kent Image

Black buildings behind the wall of the harbour, boats on the water
From Only £30.00

A day trip to the seaside town of Whitstable, Kent

red bridge in a garden with a large pond, stepping stones and a red japanese style building
From Only £37.50

Compton Acres is acknowledged as one of the finest privately owned gardens in England. Enjoy over 10 acres of horticultural heaven.

Visitors walking around Poole harbour with boats on the water and a ticket kiosk for boat trips
From Only £30.00

Day Trip to Poole where you can enjoy approximately 4 hours at leisure.

Large green and red barge boat on the canal in a wooded area
From Only £58.00

Before we embark on our 2½ hour Basingstoke Canal Trip, be seated in a nearby pub for a tasty Fish & Chip Lunch.

Royal Airforce Museum London Logo, white background with blue and red text
From Only £28.00

Visit the Royal Air Force Museum, London Image - Copyright © Royal Air Force Museum

ZSL London Zoo Logo, white background and green text
From Only £62.00

Join us on a day trip to London Zoo this Summer!

Historic Manor House with large chimney stacks with a lawn in front
From Only £53.00

Enjoy a guided garden tour includes a set lunch. Loseley Park © Paul Gillett

Madame Tussauds London
From Only £54.00

Step into the spotlight at Madame Tussauds London and get up close and personal with more than 250 lifelike wax figures

Steam train that has passed through a viaduct, green engine with red carriages and smoke billowing
From Only £39.00

Includes a return trip on the Bluebell Railway and a Ploughman's Lunch

Four large turrets on the main palace with external castle style walls, next to the river Thames
From Only £56.00

Discover for yourself some of the Tower's sights and stories. © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Marwell Zoo, Winchester
From Only £44.00

Enjoy approximately 4 hours at Marwell Zoo, Winchester

Cambridge ~ the cosmopolitan city
From Only £30.00

Discover the sights of Cambridge. Image - Clare College and Kings College Chapel, Cambridge © Copyright Oast House Archive and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

French Brothers passenger boat passing Windsor Castle
From Only £56.00

2 hour cruise and a delicious ham and cheese ploughmans lunch © French Brothers Ltd

Spa Valley Railway inc, Fish & Chip Lunch
From Only £40.00

Spa Valley Railway takes you on a picturesque railway journey through part of Kent and Sussex.

Rural Lfe Living Museum ~ Vintage Revival
From Only £41.00

Join us on a daytrip to the Rural Life Living Museum for thier Vintage Revival event

chef in whites carving a roast behind a glass servery with lots of other food on offer
From Only £56.00

Enjoy a 3-course Lunch at the Old Tollgate Hotel followed by visit to the beautiful Parham House & Gardens

Blenheim Palace & Gardens
From Only £50.00

Blenheim Palace is set within 2000 acres of beautiful parkland in Oxfordshire Cotswolds. Home to the 11th Duke of Marlborough and birthplace of Winston Churchill. Image Copyright © Blenheim Palace

London Eye, Lunch & free time
From Only £67.50

Join us on a trip to London to visit the London Eye followed by a set 2-course lunch

RHS ~ Wisley Flower Show
From Only £36.50

Visit the Flower Show at Wisley Gardens, Surrey. Image © Copyright RHS

Kew's Palm House glass conservatory is in the distance with a lake and tropical plants to the front
From Only £46.50

Visit the attractions that Kew has to offer. The Rhizotron and Xstrata Treetop Walkway are are stunning new attractions at Kew. Image Copyright © RBG Kew

Kentish Lady barge boat on the scenic River Medway passing a historic looking buiding
From Only £45.00

Enjoy a 3-hour cruise along the scenic River Medway whilst enjoying a Fish & Chip lunch on board along with commentary along the way

The Royal Heritage Tour & Savill Garden
From Only £50.00

A visit to Savill Garden, plus an escorted tour of the historic Royal Estate at Windsor Great Park with a rare opportunity to take photos at the top of Long Walk.

Covent Garden ~ London
From Only £20.00

A day out to Covent Garden

The famous Bridge of Sighs Hertford Bridge) in the University of Oxford
From Only £30.00

A bustling cosmopolitan city, with its mix of ancient and modern, there is so much to explore.

16/09/2021 and
Tina Turner The Musical ~ Aldwych Theatre, London
From Only £72.50

A Matinée performance of Tina Turner The Musical at the Aldwych Theatre, London

Salute to The 40's ~ Chatham Historic Dockyard
From Only £41.00

Join us on a day trip to The Historic Dockyard, Chatham for their Salute to the 40's event

National Trust - Chartwell House & Gardens
From Only £36.50

Chartwell House is the family home and gardens of Sir Winston Churchill, the BBC's 'Greatest Briton'. © Copyright Richard Howell and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Painshill & Buffet Lunch
From Only £48.00

The magnificent award-winning 18th century landscape garden based in Cobham, Surrey.

Chichester Canal Cruise inc. Pie & Mash
From Only £45.00

Join us on a day trip to Chichester where we enjoy a canal trip with a Pie & Mash lunch and free time

The Postal Museum Tour & 2-course Lunch
From Only £63.00

Enjoy a tasty 2-course lunch at a London Restaurant before we visit the Postal Museum & Mail Rail Ride

Bletchley Park mansion with copper green dome on the left of the roof, manicured lawn and trees
From Only £46.00

Visit the historic site of secret British codebreaking activities during WWII and birthplace of the modern computer with a 1940's event taking place. Image - The Mansion, Bletchley Park © shaunarmstrongmubsta

Image of Dover Castle, English Heritage, showing a medieval castle
From Only £38.00

English Heritage Property © Copyright English Hertage

26/09/2021 and
St Pauls Cathedral & 2-course Lunch
From Only £60.50

Join us on a day trip to St Paul's Cathedral, London and enjoy a set 2-course lunch included in the price

Pathway with colourful blooms on either side, a lady is standing at the far end of the pathway
From Only £34.00

Escape today's busy world in over 200 acres of paradise at Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens, West Sussex Image © Vic Thomas

Cake & Bake Show, ExCel London
From Only £44.00

The UK's biggest baking event held at Excel, London

The famous 'Crescent' in Bath, curved honey coloured street with a lawn, bench and street light
From Only £30.00

Enjoy the sights and atmosphere of the country's most complete Georgian City. Image - The Circus, Bath © Copyright Stephen McKay and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Gunwharf Quays building on the left with eateries' outdoor seating areas, boats in the foreground
From Only £25.00

Enjoy approximately 4 hours at Portsmouth Gunwharf Quays or Historic Dockyard

06/10/2021 and
Knitting & Stitching Show ~ Alexandra Palace
From Only £39.00

Whatever your craft passion, you'll find something for you at Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace, London

Kent Battle of Britain Museum & Memorial
From Only £35.00

Join us on a visit to the Battle of Britain Museum (Hawkinge, Kent) followed by a visit to the Battle of Britain Memorial and the Scramble Experience at Capel-le-Ferne

Milestones Living History Museum with Fish & Chips
From Only £48.00

A fabulous day out at the award winning Milestones Living History Museum to include a Fish & Chip lunch

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum & Guided Tour
From Only £54.00

A fantastic day trip to explore the Grounds of Wimbledon and take a look around the Museum.

London Museums, Exhibition Road
From Only £22.00

A day out to Exhibition Road, London where you can find a choice of museums that are free to enter.

26/10/2021 and
Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella ~ London
From Only £70.00

A total reimagining of the classic story of Cinderella at the Gillian Lynne Theatre.

Image of two rhinocerous, one just behind the other, both looking at the camera
From Only £39.50

Enjoy a visit to Howletts Wild Animal Park, Kent

Lord Mayors Show ~ London
From Only £25.00

Be a part of the atmosphere at the Lord Mayor's Show!

Classical Spectacular at The Royal Albert Hall
From Only £84.00

The UK’s most popular classical show returns to the Royal Albert Hall in November 2021 as part of the Royal Albert Hall's 150th anniversary season!

Pretty Woman The Musical ~ Savoy Theatre
From Only £69.50

The hit Broadway musical adaption of the beloved romance Pretty Woman has strut its way into the West End!

Frozen The Musical ~ Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
From Only £75.00

Get ready to experience the wonder of Disney's Frozen as it comes alive at London's Theatre Royal Drury Lane!

Kensington Palace Exterior and a black statue of King William 3rd on a plinth  in the foreground
From Only £50.00

Today we visit Kensington Palace, London. Visit the brand new exhibition, Royal Style in the Making

Hogwarts in the Snow ~ Warner Bros. Studio
From Only £72.00

Experience Christmas in the Wizarding World and discover how film-makers created fire, ice and snow that never melts as the Studio Tour undergoes a magical makeover for Hogwarts in the Snow © Copyright Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter.

Image of a variety of cakes, scones with jams and a selection of sandwiches
From Only £49.00

Join us on a daytrip to Polhill Garden Centre followed by a visit to Mayfield Farm Bakery where our group gets to meet the Head Baker and tuck into a tasty Afternoon Tea

Wicked the Musical, Apollo Victoria Theatre London
From Only £68.50

A Matinée performace of Wicked the Musical at Apollo Victoria Theatre, London

Ideal Home Show at Christmas ~ Olympia
From Only £43.00

Across the show, there will be so much to see and do to keep you entertained as well as providing you with ideas and inspiration for your home at Christmas!

Lakeside Ikea
From Only £20.00

A day trip to Lakeside at Ikea, a great chance to start your Christmas shopping

28/11/2021 and
Lakeside shopping
From Only £20.00

Lakeside Shopping Centre in Essex has over 250 shops, cafes and restaurants as well top names such as House of Fraser, Debenhams, Marks & Spencer along with Topshop and Superdry.

28/11/2021 and
A couple enjoying a meal at a table, pulling a Christmas cracker, with a Christmas tree behind them
From Only £56.00

Join us on a festive day out to Warner's Sinah Warren for Christmas Lunch and Show.

Westfield Shopping Centre ~ Stratford City
From Only £25.00

Enjoy approximately 4 hours at leisure at Europe's largest urban shopping mall.

Christmas Winter Warmer at Denbies
From Only £44.00

Join us on a festive day out to Denbies Wine Estate to include a traditional Christmas roast dinner.

Dark evening, visitors on illuminated pathway, with trees and shrubs illuminated in bright colours
From Only £54.50

Sit down for a 2-course Christmas Lunch at Heaven Farm, before we make our way to see the spectacular Christmas illuminations and trail through the beautiful woods and lakes at Leonardslee.

Dark sky, Winchester Cathedral in the background, illuminated Christmas market stalls to the front
From Only £30.00

Enjoy a trip to Winchester Christmas Market

Dark sky, Christmas lights in the High Street, visitors dressed in Victorian costumes
From Only £25.00

Enjoy the festivities at this wonderful event

dark sky, Polesden Lacey exterior is illuminated
From Only £36.00

Join us for an evergreen Christmas at National Trust's Polesden Lacey.

Visitors sat at a table enjoying afternoon tea served on stands
From Only £29.50

Enjoy a Festive Afternoon Tea at Polhill Garden Centre with time to look around at their gifts and plants and all things Christmas!

Dark sky, Christmas lights in the London street with Christmas trees along the street
From Only £57.00

A day excursion with 'City & Village Tours', especially designed for people who like to see a lot without too much walking! Fish & Chip Supper included.

Oxford Christmas Market
From Only £30.00

See the Christmas Market at Oxford where you can enjoy the festivities!

RHS Wisley Glow & Festive Afternoon Tea
From Only £51.50

Enjoy a festive afternoon tea in the gardens of Wisley, mulled wine and a spectacular Christmas light show

Dark sky, Princess of Wales conservatory illuminated in a variety of colours reflecting on the lake
From Only £50.50

Seasonal illuminations lighting Kew after dark

Illuminated trees in a variety of colours with visitors walking around
From Only £34.00

Enjoy a one-mile path winding magically through Bedgebury National Pinetum in Kent

Christmas at Windsor Castle
From Only £51.00

Windsor Castle has been transformed for Christmas, with towering Christmas trees and twinkling lights

Kensington Christmas Shopping
From Only £30.00

Get in the festive spirit and join us for a day trip to Kensington, London for some well deserved Christmas shopping!

Winter Wonderland ~ Hyde Park
From Only £30.00

Enjoy the festive atmosphere!

People sat at a table, wearing red santa hats, one taking a photo while they have a festive lunch
From Only £66.50

Enjoy setting sail through the city while enjoying a specially prepared Christmas lunch on board City Cruises

Dark sky, large Christmas lights suspended above the wooden Christmas market stalls
From Only £25.00

Enjoy a visit to Canterbury for a shopping opportunity and a look round their Christmas Market.

London Eye, Festive Lunch & free time
From Only £67.50

Join us on a trip to London to visit the London Eye followed by a set 2-course lunch

Inside the Royal Albert Hall, full audience singing from carol sheets, illuminated & Christmas trees
From Only £78.00

Join us in the spectacular surroundings of the Royal Albert Hall for what’s set to be London’s finest carol concerts of the season.

Circus 1903 ~ Royal Festival Hall London (Evening)
From Only £59.00

Leave the past behind and escape to a world where anything is possible when Circus 1903 returns to the Southbank Centre this Christmas

Circus 1903 ~ Royal Festival Hall London (Matinée)
From Only £59.00

Leave the past behind and escape to a world where anything is possible when Circus 1903 returns to the Southbank Centre this Christmas

Crafting Live at Sandown Park Racecourse, Surrey
From Only £24.00

Join us on a day trip to Crafting Live at Sandown Park Racecourse, Surrey

Polhill Garden Centre ~ Sevenoaks
From Only £25.00

Polhill Garden Centre Sevenoaks is one of the best garden centres in the area, offering everything you need in one place!

From Only £25.00

Enjoy approximately 4 hours at leisure in Canterbury Image © Ian Baker

Afternoon Tea at The Rembrandt Hotel, London
From Only £59.50

Free time in South Kensington before a traditional Afternoon Tea at The Rembrandt Hotel

Kew Royal Botanic Gardens ~ Orchid Festival
From Only £47.50

Escape the Winter cold and enter the steamy Princess of Wales Conservatory at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, for a truly beautiful Costa Rica themed Orchid Festival

Best of Broadway ~ Royal Albert Hall (Evening)
From Only £64.50

Show-stopping hits from the finest musicals on Broadway with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Lion King logo, yellow background, brown illustration of a lion
From Only £75.00

A Matinée performance of Disney Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London

Twickenham Stadium Tour & Museum
From Only £51.95

A behind the scenes look at Twickenham Stadium, the largest stadium in the world, purely devoted to rugby.

Thriplow Daffodil Weekend & Country Fair
From Only £38.00

Each year nearly 10,000 people visit Thriplow for the annual Daffodil Weekend. Step back in time, walking beautiful traffic-free lanes and connecting footpaths, visiting residents 'Open Gardens', Craft Barns, Marquees, Stalls and Demonstrations

Ideal Home Show ~ Olympia, London
From Only £41.00

Britain's best loved home event at Olympia, London. Images © Ideal Home Show

Film Music Gala ~ Royal Albert Hall, London
From Only £80.00

Celebrate the incomparable music of classic cinema and today's biggest blockbusters in this sensational gala show, brought to you by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Hidden Hertfordshire ~ Fish & Chip Cruise
From Only £62.50

The cruise starts and finishes in the Historic town of Ware.

3 dates available
Wey & Arun Canal inc. Old Barn Garden Centre
From Only £39.00

Visit to Old Barn Garden Centre followed by an afternoon 90 minute cruise on the Wey & Arun Canal

Camden Canal 2-hour Cruise inc. Light Lunch
From Only £59.00

Enjoy a relaxing 2-hour cruise along the picturesque Regent’s Canal aboard this warm & comfortable restaurant boat with a tasty light lunch included

Epping Ongar Railway with Fish & Chip Lunch
From Only £58.00

3 Different Modes of Transport - 4 if you count the Coach!

Shepherd Neame Tour, Tastings & Lunch, Faversham
From Only £49.00

Enjoy a Tour inside the working brewery, plus beer tastings and a Brewer's Platter lunch

Hole Park Gardens Tour inc. Ploughman's Lunch
From Only £42.50

One of the Seven Wonders of the Weald

Paved walkway crossing lake ending at turreted Castle
From Only £53.00

A unique and exclusive river cruise including entry to the magnificent Allington Castle, possibly one of Kent's best kept secrets.

Layer Marney Tower Tour & Ploughman's Lunch
From Only £57.50

Magnificent Tudor gatehouse in rural Essex countryside

Thames at War Lunch Cruise, Windsor
From Only £51.00

Step back in time and walk aboard the Thames at War Cruise

Hidden Hertfordshire ~ Afternoon Tea Cruise
From Only £62.50

The cruise starts and finishes in the Historic town of Ware.

view of the carpet of flowers looking down the aisle at Arundel Cathedral
From Only £20.00

View the magnificent carpet of flowers at Arundel Cathedral in celebration of the feast of Corpus Christi

Bekonscot Model Village & Windsor River Cruise
From Only £67.50

Includes a return river trip from Windsor with a Ploughman's lunch along with a traditional Cream Tea at the Model Village

Sister Act logo, purple effect background with red text
From Only £84.00

Brace yourselves Sisters! The Broadway and UK smash-hit musical Sister Act is coming to London in 2022

Windsor by Water inc. Ploughman's Lunch
From Only £54.00

The Ploughman's Lunch Cruise is perfect for those looking for a simple relaxing river trip along the Thames

H. Forman & Son Smokehouse Tour, Lunch and Cruise
From Only £75.50

Smokehouse Tour, Bagel Picnic Lunch and Guided 2.5hr River Cruise

Hidden Hertfordshire 2-course Lunch & River Cruise
From Only £64.50

Lunch at The Waterside Inn and River Cruise to Hertford

Windsor by Water inc. Fish & Chip Lunch
From Only £52.00

There is no better way to enjoy a great British tradition of a Fish & Chips lunch than to sit back on the River Thames watching the world go by.

Spinnaker Tower Experience inc. Festive High Tea
From Only £58.00

Served in the clouds, indulge yourself this Christmas with a Festive High Tea at the Spinnaker Tower.


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L.J.EDWARDS COACH HIRE, Day Trip and Short Break Department, Chaucer Business Park, Dittons Road, Polegate, BN26 6JF

Tel No: 01323 440622


Company No: 11068729

VAT No: 289 3664 45

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