Day Trips

Generation Travel Day Trips

2024 Day trips will pick up at the below locations.

Check the coloured departure code for each trip to find your pick-up time

Tuesday 28th May – Cannon Hall Farm – £35pp* – Red Route

Today, we are embarking on a journey to Cannon Hall Farm, the farm is well-known for its featured appearances on the Channel 5 show. With a charming café, delightful restaurant, and a fantastic farm shop on site, there’s lots to see and do for all!

Friday 7th June – RSPB Bempton Cliffs & Bridlington – £32pp* – Red Route

Following a scenic coastal drive, our journey leads us to RSPB Bempton Cliffs, a prime location for spotting Puffins and a myriad of other birds among the rugged cliffs. With our feathered friends observed in their natural habitat, we’ll press on to the coastal town of Bridlington for a while, before commencing our return journey home.

Tuesday 25th June – Alnwick Castle & Gardens – £47.50pp* – Blue Route

Today, we journey to the enchanting Alnwick Castle and its gardens. Our visit includes a guided tour of the Poison Garden, where some of the world’s deadliest plants are on display, but there’s also the Rose Garden, Grand Cascade, the world’s largest Tai Haku Cherry Orchard and the world’s largest Treehouse too!

Friday 19th July – Settle & Carlisle Railway – £46.50pp* – Red Route

Join us today for a trip along the world-famous Settle & Carlisle Railway. After a drive through the Yorkshire Dales, we will arrive in Settle where we have time for a stroll before heading to the train station for our scenic journey up to Carlisle. Once in Carlisle we have an hour or so before we rejoin the coach for our return journey along the edge of the North Pennines National Park.

Saturday 27th July – Brewery Tour, Masham & Brymor Ice-Cream Parlour £30pp* – Red Route

Our journey starts in the charming town of Masham, where we have a tour of the world-renowned Black Sheep Brewery. Following a delightful tasting of the local brews, you’ll have time to wander through the streets of Masham. On our way home, we’ll make a stop at the Brymor Ice-Cream Parlour for a sweet treat!

Sunday 18th Aug – Ripley Castle & Ripon – £32pp Red Route

Today we head to Ripley Castle to explore the grounds and enjoy a tour of the castle. We will also have the chance to explore their monthly market with amazing local talent & produce on offer.Afterwards we’ll head into Ripon to explore the town before our return.

Tuesday 27th Aug – Otley Market & Murgatroyd’s – £38pp – Red Route

Our day begins in the picturesque town of Otley, where we enjoy the atmosphere of its weekly market.After this we head to Murgatroyd’s, a renowned destination for a late lunch where a three-course set menu awaits; including a warming soup, classic fish and chips,and a choice of sponge or ice cream, with a tea or coffee included.

Monday 9th Sept – Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal Water Park – £38pp Red Route

Today we embark on a journey to Fountains
Abbey, a well-preserved Cistercian monastery. The site also includes Studley Royal Water Park, a remarkable testament to the splendour of Georgian water gardens, considered one of the finest surviving examples in England.

Tuesday 17th Sept – Ryedale Vineyards, Vineyard Tour & Wine/Cider Tasting with Cream Tea – £45pp – Red Route

Join us for this unique trip to Ryedale Vineyards, nestled at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds, where we have aguided tour of the vineyard and winery, to see how over 20 varieties of grapes and heritage apples are fermented into wine & cider. After our tour, we will enjoy a tasting of the wines and ciders, followed by a cream tea. On our return journey we will visit the picturesque town of Pickering.

Thursday 24th Oct – Thorp Perrow Arboretum & Bird of Prey Centre -£30pp- Orange Route

Today we head to Thorp Perrow to enjoy the wonderful autumnal colours of the arboretum. There’s also a Birds of Prey and Small Mammal Centre, with daily flying displays and a café to sit and watch the world go by.

Saturday 2nd Nov – Northallerton Market & Kiplin Hall, with Cream Tea – £25pp – Orange Route

Today, we are off to Northallerton Market to indulge in the delights of its charming market stalls. Following our market adventure, we’ll make our way to Kiplin Hall, where a delightful afternoon tea awaits, complete with entry to the house and gardens, allowing everyone to immerse themselves in the beauty and history of this wonderful estate.

Friday 29th Nov – Castle Howard at Christmas – £38pp – Red Route

As the house and its surrounding grounds are magically transformed into a breathtaking winter wonderland, it truly becomes the best time for a visit. Following a stroll through the house and its captivating surroundings, why not indulge in some well-deserved relaxation at one of the charming on-site cafes.

Sunday 8th Dec – Beverley Festival of Christmas – £24pp – Red Route

A popular festive trip for the past few years, join us again for a trip down to the Beverley Festival of Christmas and explore the many festive delights on offer.

Wednesday 18th Dec – Newcastle Christmas Shopping & Markets – £21pp – Purple Route

Today we have a trip to the bustling city of Newcastle, where you can either meander through the festive Christmas markets, take a leisurely stroll through the city centre or get that last minute present from one of the cities shopping centres.