Meet your Tour Manager at our hotel in Harrogate, enjoying a glass of mulled wine on arrival. You have some free time before dinner. This gives you the perfect opportunity to acquaint yourself with Harrogate, your base for this holiday.
Harrogate is an elegant spa town nestled in the Yorkshire Dales, and boasts a rich cultural, historical, and architectural heritage. The town is famous for its natural and mineral rich spa waters, which were fashionable with the affluent classes during the Georgian and Victorian eras. The royal baths and Turkish baths here were originally opened in 1897 and have been beautifully restored.
Harrogate is also famous for Bettys Tea Room, a Harrogate institution since its establishment in 1919 and a must-try for visitors to the town. Sample delicious fare which includes a variety of freshly-baked bread, cakes and chocolates, as well as over 50 different teas and coffees, all in the delightful surroundings of a charming, historic tea room.