Date Destination Time/Route Price
Sunday 1st

Christmas at Kew Gardens

After time in Richmond for some last minute Christmas shopping, we head to Kew Gardens where we have managed to secure two dates to this iconic event, which this winter is more twinkling and fantastical than ever before. Christmas at Kew invites visitors to experience the night time beauty of a brand new trail, illuminated by over one million lights.  The route will include some incredible showstoppers, such as the recently restored Temperate House – the largest Victorian glasshouse in the world – which will form the canvas for a kaleidoscopic laser show.  A must-do event in the London festive calendar, visitors can expect bursts of colour and enchanting optics as they explore Kew Gardens iconic landscape after dark.  A truly magical experience.  Depart 7.30pm.

 2C £42pp
Sunday 1st

Warners Lakeside Christmas Show & Lunch

Jay & Kay regulars love to attend our annual visit to Warners, Lakeside. A gentle, countryside drive to Hayling Island is followed by a sumptuous Christmas Lunch served to your table from where you can relax and enjoy the Christmas show performed by the excellent Warner’s in house entertainment team.  Depart 4pm.

3B £39pp
Monday 2nd

Thursford Christmas Spectacular & Lunch

Thursford Christmas Spectacular is the largest Christmas Show in the Country.  Set in the magical surroundings of mechanical organs and fairground carousels, with a cast of 130 professional singers, dancers and musicians – many of whom are West End performers.  This three hour performance delivers an extravaganza of non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety.  A two course Christmas Lunch at the superb Pensthorpe Wildlife Centre is included in the price!

EX1A £95pp
Saturday 7th

An Afternoon Aboard The Cruise Ship Magellan

Always popular is this opportunity to sample the splendour of the Magellan Cruise Ship at Tilbury.  A four course meal is served and time is allowed to wander around and view the ships superb facilities.  In the afternoon there will be some stylish entertainment in the theatre.  PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION IS REQUIRED WHEN BOARDING THE SHIP.

EX2 (tba) £75pp
Saturday 7th

Lincoln Christmas Market (with courier service)

Lincoln Christmas Market is one of the largest in Europe, attracting up to 250,000 visitors annually.  The market spreads around the historic centre of Lincoln including the castle and cathedral.  Enjoy the scents of mulled wine and freshly cooked food, the sounds of entertainment, music and merriment and the sights of this market in this stunning, historic city.  Depart 4.30pm.

EX1A £32pp
Sunday 8th

Stratford Upon Avon Christmas Market (with courier service)

Situated in Stratford upon Avon’s historic streets, the Victorian Christmas market will boost around 150 unique stalls, all full of colours, sounds and the irresistible aromas of Christmastime.  There will be an abundance of seasonal gifts, street food, seasonal drinks and entertainment, all displayed under the famous Christmas lights.  Having a wonderful variety of products, the Victorian Market will host local makers, an international area, and an extensive selection of street foods.  Enjoy the sound of choirs, musical entertainers and the dance displays as well as chimney sweeps and Victoria stilt walkers.  Experience all the winter delights of Stratford upon Avon’s traditional English Christmas market and experience the fun with a Victorian carousel and barrel organ music.

EX3A £28pp
Sunday 8th

Rochester Dickensian Festival

Packed with shopping stalls, Rochester becomes a feast of Victorian delights.  \there are lamp-lit parades, carols to be sung, Father Christmas to be met and even a guaranteed snowfall, framed by Rochester’s fairy-tale cathedral and castle.  You’ll also see some familiar, fabled characters from Dickens much loved stories.  Highlights include the Seven Poor Travellers Procession, the Grand parade, a candlelit procession, the open air carol concert, and street performers.  Depart after the candlelit parade.

1B+1hr £15pp
Tuesday 10th

London Lights with Fish & Chips

This evening tour has become an annual pilgrimage for some and demand is high so this year we are offering four chances to see the glittering lights of London at Christmas time.  We will stop at Masters Fish Restaurant in Waterloo for a fish & chip supper included in the price.  During the tour we take in Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly, Notting Hill and of course Harrods as well as other illuminating sites.  Back home approx 10.30pm.

3TBA £37pp
Wednesday 11th

Bluebell Railway Christmas Lunch

Boarding our vintage steam train at East Grinstead we travel to Sheffield Park where a delicious Christmas lunch is served at the Bessemer Arms.  After time to explore we board the train again for the journey back to East Grinstead where our coach awaits.  Depart after train returns.

2B £49pp
Wednesday 11th

Monthly Lunch Club

Another mystery lunch venue, a very popular day out so be sure to book early.  We stop off for a morning refreshment break before scuttling along in the most devious of ways to our secret lunch time rendezvous where a delicious lunch is served and a few alcoholic beverages no doubt. Then its time to snooze or relax and enjoy the scenery as we meander home. Depart 4pm.

MLC  £39pp
Thursday 12th

Canterbury & Christmas Lunch at The Dog & Duck with Entertainment

Stopping off in Canterbury for a spot of shopping before making our way to the renowned Dog & Duck at Plucks Gutter for a sumptuous three course Christmas dinner rounded off with live entertainment.  Depart 4.30pm.

3B £42pp
Thursday 12th

London Lights with Fish & Chips

This evening tour has become an annual pilgrimage for some and demand is high so this year we are offering four chances to see the glittering lights of London at Christmas time.  We will stop at Masters Fish Restaurant in Waterloo for a fish & chip supper included in the price.  During the tour we take in Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly, Notting Hill and of course Harrods as well as other illuminating sites.  Back home approx 10.30pm.

1TBA £37pp
Friday 13th – Saturday 14th

Mill Rythe Holiday Village Christmas Party Night

Join us for the perfect festive one night break.  A Christmas party like no other with canapés on arrival, a delicious 3 course turkey dinner and fabulous evening entertainment including a DJ and a live band.  It’s going to be one big party!  En-route to Hayling Island we visit the highly acclaimed Winchester Christmas Market.  On Saturdays return, we make a visit to Southampton for shopping and the German Christmas Market.  Depart Southampton 2pm.

EX3C £75pp
Saturday 14th

Bath Christmas Market (with courier service)

Due to the popularity of this trip we have added a second excursion to cover the demand.  The annual event in Bath that sees people travelling from far and wide to wander around the chalets, pick up a Christmas gift and sample some of the local produce the market has to offer.  Over 200 wooden chalets selling an assortment of gifts and produce in Bath’s city centre.  As well as the goodies on offer, there will be choirs, carol singers and musicians.  Depart 4.30pm.

EX3A £35pp
Saturday 14th

An Afternoon Aboard The Cruise Ship Magellan

Always popular is this opportunity to sample the splendour of the Magellan Cruise Ship at Tilbury.  A four course meal is served and time is allowed to wander around and view the ships superb facilities.  In the afternoon there will be some stylish entertainment in the theatre.  PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION IS REQUIRED WHEN BOARDING THE SHIP.

EX1 (tba) £75pp
Sunday 15th

Oxford Christmas Market (with courier service)

The city of dreaming spires will again be filled with festive joy as the Oxford Christmas Market returns to the heart of the city on beautiful and historic Broad Street.  With the sound of choirs singing Christmas carols, market traders offering unusual and handmade gifts, colourful decorations, brightening wooden stalls and the aroma of mulled wine and cinnamon, a visit to the Oxford Christmas Market is a truly magical Christmas experience set in a wonderful city.  Depart 4.30pm.

 2B £27pp
Monday 16th

Christmas Cruise & Lunch

A lovely trip today as we travel to Ware for a little browsing before a traditional Christmas lunch at the Waterside Inn.  From here we board the boat, adorned with decorations and twinkling lights for an extended cruise with commentary along the River Lea before the music starts.  Join in and sing along to the Christmas tunes, as dusk arrives, the lights illuminate.  Depart after cruise.

 1B £55pp
Tuesday 17th

London Lights with Fish & Chips

This evening tour has become an annual pilgrimage for some and demand is high so this year we are offering four chances to see the glittering lights of London at Christmas time.  We will stop at Masters Fish Restaurant in Waterloo for a fish & chip supper included in the price.  During the tour we take in Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly, Notting Hill and of course Harrods as well as other illuminating sites.  Back home approx 10.30pm.

2TBA £37pp
Wednesday 18th

Wisley Glow

A magical adventure as Wisley is transformed into a myriad of colour during Glow 2019, with fantastical flowers to light your way, enjoy the enchanting trail to see spectacular light installations, a selection of Wisley’s iconic trees illuminated and floating lights creating rippling reflections on the lake.  Look out for the reindeer and elves in the woodland area, marvel at the tall tree built from poinsettias.  An exceptional experience.  Depart at 7pm.

EX3D £35pp
Thursday 19th

Christmas Lunch at The Moorings

After a leisurely drive to the coast and stopping for a break en-route we settle down to a hearty Christmas meal at The Moorings.  A firm favourite with all our regulars.  Depart 4pm.

 1B £35pp
Friday 20th

An Afternoon Aboard The Cruise Ship Columbus

Due to the popularity of the Magellan we how have an opportunity to sample the splendour of the Columbus Cruise Ship at Tilbury.  A four course meal is served and time is allowed to wander around the ships superb facilities.  In the afternoon there will be some stylish entertainment in the theatre.  PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION IS REQUIRED WHEN BOARDING THE SHIP.

EX2 (tba) £75pp
Saturday 21st

Vincent’s Jinglebell Christmas & Dinner at Brick Lane Theatre

Vincent Haynes, the brains behind the Brick Lane Music Hall, presents this year’s Christmas show, full or song, dance and laughter.  Before the show begins, tuck into a traditional Christmas Lunch served to your table.  A good old fashioned East End Music Hall Show.  Depart after show.

EX1D £65pp
Sunday 22nd

Christmas at Kew Gardens

After time in Richmond for some last minute Christmas shopping, we head to Kew Gardens where we have managed to secure two dates to this iconic event, which this winter is more twinkling and fantastical than ever before. Christmas at Kew invites visitors to experience the night time beauty of a brand new trail, illuminated by over one million lights.  The route will include some incredible showstoppers, such as the recently restored Temperate House – the largest Victorian glasshouse in the world – which will form the canvas for a kaleidoscopic laser show.  A must-do event in the London festive calendar, visitors can expect bursts of colour and enchanting optics as they explore Kew Gardens iconic landscape after dark.  A truly magical experience.  Depart 7.30pm.

1C £42pp