Depart from your home area travelling to the North East, arriving at the Holiday Inn Washington.Saturday 14th:
After a leisurely breakfast, we depart towards the Cathedral city of Durham. Here you can obtain lunch and explore the city, its independent shops or the world-famous Durham Cathedral. Later, we return back to the hotel for an early dinner before heading to Bishop Auckland where we join Kynren – an epic tale of England.**Kynren is an outdoor show, so it is important that you bring appropriate clothing for the weather**
Taking place on a vast landscaped stage with a huge lake at its centre hiding a host of surprises, you’ll meet many of the characters and events that have shaped England. With 29 scenes encompassing the Roman occupation to World War II, history will unfold in front of your eyes, thanks to a cast and crew of almost 1,500 performing on a vast open-air stage. The scale of the show must be seen to be believed. Spectacular sets appearing as if by magic, mass choreography and fierce battles are illuminated with dazzling special effects, effervescent lighting and pyrotechnics, set to a spine-tingling original score which
you’ll experience in movie-like surround sound.
Sunday 15th: After a leisurely breakfast, we check-out and depart, heading for York with top attractions such as the famous Minster. Departing York mid afternoon