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4* Doubletree by Hilton Lincoln, Brayford Wharf
A city centre location with tranquil waterfront views of Brayford Marina. This hotel offers a rooftop bar and restaurant, fitness room and a lift. Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome tea/coffee on arrival
Choice of menu
Tea/coffee after dinner
Entrance to Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, International Bomber Command Centre, Lincoln Castle, Lincoln Cathedral & Gainsborough Old Hall with costumed guided tour
We arrive at our hotel in time for dinner.D
We visit the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, a living memorial to the 55,500 men of Bomber Command who lost their lives during World War II. Relive a World War II bomber airfield and see a Lancaster Bomber, which frequently performs taxy runs (the only place in the world where you can see this performed on an original airfield). We then travel to the International Bomber Command Centre where we visit the iconic Memorial Spire, the UK's tallest war memorial, surrounded by the names of every individual who lost their life on Bomber Command.Br, D
Visit magnificent Lincoln Castle and its unique, fascinating restored Victorian prison, used as a filming location for TV series such as Downton Abbey and Call the Midwife. In the afternoon, we visit one of Europe's finest gothic buildings, Lincoln Cathedral.Br, D
Enjoy a costumed guided tour of Gainsborough Old Hall, one of the best-preserved timber framed medieval manor houses in the UK. We spend the afternoon back in Lincoln.Br, D
We begin our journey home.Br