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Portsmouth Historic Dockyards Festival of Christmas 2019

3 Days

What better way to get ready for Christmas than to soak up the magical atmosphere at Portsmouth’s Festival of Christmas? On this short break we also visit the twinkling towns of Winchester and Bournemouth.


Return coach travel

2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Admission into the Festival of Christmas in Portsmouth

Excursions to Winchester

Free time in Bournemouth

During Your Stay

Day 1 – On our way to our hotel we enjoy a leisurely stop at Winchester, perhaps visit the Winchester Cathedral Christmas market inspired by a traditional German Christmas market it is now recognised as one of the best Christmas markets in Europe. After some free time we continue to the Hilton Firs Hotel, in Bournemouth

Day 2 – After breakfast we travel to Portsmouth, here we have included entry into the Dockyard where the “Victorian Festival of Christmas” is taking place. Explore the snow‐covered Dickensian streets in the awe‐inspiring setting of the historic dockyard, which is home to the new Mary Rose Museum, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and the National Museum of the Royal Navy. The popular Christmas market showcases a range of unique stalls alongside Victorian characters and entertainment and after some free time we return to the hotel in time for dinner.

Day 3 – This morning you can enjoy a little free time in Bournemouth before we return home. Experience the ‘Christmas Tree Wonderland;’ this magical winter attraction sees the historic Grade II listed gardens covered with over 100 glittering trees and illuminations. After some free time, we return back home to the East Midlands.

Departure DateTitleHotelDays(from) 
29 Nov 2019Portsmouth Historic Dockyards festival of ChristmasHinton Firs 3 days £219.00 Please Call

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