See what Kent has to offer on this short break.

Chartwell House

Chartwell House

We will take you to Chartwell, the family home of Sir Winston Churchill, which has been in the care of the National Trust since his death. See the house, garden and grounds, as well as Churchill’s studio and paintings.

We shall also visit Canterbury Cathedral, established by St Augustine just after 597 AD, it is the oldest church in England.

This tour will take in both Dover and Hever Castles; two castles with very interesting stories to tell.

Operations room in the Second World War tunnels at Dover Castle

Operations room in the Second World War tunnels at Dover Castle

Dover Castle has guarded the gateway to the realm for over 9 centuries. Learn about it’s fabulous history, from the great siege of 1216–17 to the organisation of Operation Dynamo in 1940.

Hever Castle is best known as the childhood home of Anne Boleyn; it has a long history and some beautiful gardens.

Hever Castle

Hever Castle

You will also get to experience a 15-inch gauge working railway with a fine fleet of one-third scale steam and diesel locomotives at the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway.

Staying just a stone’s throw from the beach at the Imperial Hotel in Hythe.

Hythe Imperial

£395 (based on 2 sharing)

£80 single supplement