Newmarket Holidays is one of the UK’s largest independent tour operators, offering customers a wide range of short breaks and holidays to numerous carefully selected destinations and events. The portfolio includes sporting events by coach; travellers are able to enjoy a fully escorted coach trip to a sporting event of their choice, including travel, accommodation where applicable and tickets to the event itself, all with the services of a Tour Manager on hand at all times to ensure everything runs smoothly. There are a wide variety of upcoming sporting events in 2014 to choose from within the UK, plus the opportunity to head to Paris for the Tour de France.
A Wimbledon coach holiday takes place over Finals weekend and includes a reserved seat on No. 1 Court to watch the tennis heroes of yesterday and tomorrow battle it out in the Juniors and Veterans events. Following a full day of tennis, celeb-spotting and strawberry eating at Wimbledon, travellers can also experience a tour of Windsor and an optional excursion to Windsor Castle, encompassing the magnificent State Apartments, before returning by coach to the designated pick-up/drop-off point.
The British Grand Prix at Silverstone takes place over two action-packed days, tickets to both of which are included in the Newmarket Holidays coach trip. Saturday sees drivers attempt to qualify for pole position, before the race begins on Sunday after an aerial display from the Red Arrows. Travellers are then invited to witness both the drivers’ and constructors’ trophy presentations, before heading back to the coach to arrive home late on the final evening.
A day at the races offers an unparalleled opportunity to mingle with the rich and famous, while having a flutter on the horses adds to the excitement of the day. Newmarket Holidays run several trips to various race meetings throughout the calendar, including a three-day trip to watch the Grand National, with admission to the Steeplechase Enclosure.
British cycling has enjoyed unprecedented success over the past few years, with eight Olympic gold medals and two consecutive Tour de France wins for Chris Froome and Sir Bradley Wiggins. Experience the excitement first hand, either at the London stage or the final leg in Paris, with a Newmarket Holidays coach trip.