A Guide to Stanley Travel’s Christmas Market Day Trips

7th September 2015

Ho, ho, ho… Christmas is not too far away… OK, so maybe it’s too soon to get festive, but it’s not too soon to book your place on a festive shopping trip (they sell out fast)…

We have a number of Christmas day trips and weekends on offer, perfect for just getting into festive spirit or for buying quirky festive presents or completing that long list of High Street shopping.

Here is our rundown of Stanley Travel’s 2015 festive trips…

Turkey & Tinsel Festive Weekend at Blackpool

This getaway break is perfect for those looking to unwind before the festive season begins.

Enjoy good food, great entertainment and an absolute must for putting you in the Christmas mood.

The Roselea Hotel is perfect for a Blackpool stay, situated on Albert Road near the Winter Gardens and shops, it is also only a short walk to the seafront. The resident hosts will provide home cooked meals and the weekend always guarantees to be packed full of fun and entertainment.

Weekend includes: Sherry and mince pies on the coach; An “early” Christmas Day, including Christmas dinner, evening buffet and a gift; New Year’s Eve Party celebration; Entertainment, bingo and games; Dinner, bed and breakfast.

Departs November 27th, for 4 days, with prices starting at £199.00 half board.

Find out more and book now via our website. Other contact options are listed at the end of this post.

Glasgow & Edinburgh Christmas Markets

Enjoy the Christmas Markets of Glasgow and Edinburgh with our 2 day break stay at Jurys Inn Hotel, Glasgow.

Arriving in Glasgow at lunch time, we get straight into the famous Christmas Market in Glasgow, complete with mulled wine, hot cider and many Christmas treats – or there is the vast amount of shops lining the high street to enjoy! By 4pm we will be on our way back to the hotel for check in and an evening meal, then you can do what you please, why not see Glasgow’s city centre at night?

On the Sunday, our coaches will take you to Edinburgh –after a Scottish breakfast of course – to see Scotland’s capital city in its wintry glory. Visit the German Christmas Market and really get into the festive spirit with roasted chestnuts and German beer to try before heading home to the North East.

Departs December 5th, for 2 days, with prices starting at £99.00 half board.

Find out more and book via the website. Other contact options are listed at the end of this post.

St Nicholas Christmas Fayre, York

One of the biggest Christmas Fayre’s in the UK, this York offering is incredibly popular with visitors and really has a festive feel to it – regardless of snow or no snow!

Our day trip allows you to explore the full fayre and all of its delights, including stalls selling gifts, crafts and local farm produce, completed with carol singers, buskers and bands who flood the streets of York too!

Find out more about the day trip and book via the website.

If you don’t wish to use our online booking system, you’re more than welcome to contact our friendly team at Stanley Travel who have all of the experience and knowledge to help you with your booking. Simply call 01207 237424.

  • For all of our updated Christmas events, please check out the website, paying particular attention to events in November and December.
  • NEW FOR 2015: Book our day trips and holidays online for the FIRST TIME, including secure log-ins and various payment methods. Book now!

Our fleet of vehicles remains a perfect match for the requirements long distance and local day trips from London as well as UK holiday tour to ensure safe for all of our travelers and with our vehicles in Stanley Travel.

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