Ilford – Coach Tours
People who are looking for a great way to celebrate a special occasion with family and friends are sure to have fun with coach tours. You can choose from a wide range of different types of vehicles such as a Mercedes 16 seater so that you can be sure that there will be plenty of room for everyone to sit back comfortable and enjoy the journey and the designated driver will be available throughout the day to take you and your group wherever you wish to go.
The Isle of Sheppey is a great place to visit with minibus hire in Ilford. This small and very pretty island boasts a large and lovely nature reserve that is a popular breeding spot for several species of rare birds. The island also features several very clean sandy beaches that are lapped by clear water and provide a great place to soak up the sun, while exploring Minster Abbey with all its traditional English charm and taking in the views from the top of the nearby Minster cliffs are both enchanting experiences that should not be missed.
The historic city of Canterbury is also just a short drive away and this is another fantastic place to visit with a coach tour. This small and very pretty city boasts narrow winding lanes that are set with cobblestones and are just waiting to be strolled along. Wandering through this network of lanes will take you to the impressive Canterbury Cathedral, while visitors will have the opportunity to take a trip back in time by exploring the Pilgrim’s Way Museum with its interesting commentaries and vivid stories.
People who fancy the chance to spend time beside the sea can also take a trip to the seaside town of Brighton. Brighton Pier is one of the main attractions here and visitors will be able to take a stroll along the pier to admire the seaside scenery and perhaps visit the amusement arcade that can be found at the very end of the pier. People who want to indulge in a spot of shopping are sure to enjoy exploring the area that is known as the Lanes with its alternative shops and antique shops, while Brighton Sealife Centre is the perfect attraction to take children.
Nature lovers will want to schedule a stop to explore one of the large and lovely parks that can be found within driving distance of Ilford. Victoria Park, which can be found in the nearby Hackney district is particularly picturesque and well worth working into the itinerary. Other nearby parks that feature large lakes, tennis courts and lovely gardens to explore include Barking Park, Mayesbrook Park and Valentines Park.
Taking a stroll through Hainault Forest is another great way to unwind for a while and this forest boasts some six hundred acres of leafy woodland. However, true nature lovers will want to make sure that they take the time to explore the historical Epping Forest, which boasts a whole host of impressive walking trails and is also a great place to take part in other types of outdoor pursuits such as mountain biking.
One of the great things about this town is that most of the main attractions are located within easy walking distance of each other. Culture vultures can take the opportunity to catch a play or another type of performance at the Queen’s Theatre and both daytime and evening performances are hosted here throughout the year. Hornchurch Country Park is another great place to spend a little time and this area is known for its abundant wildlife and intense natural beauty.
Of course, this vehicle is yours to command exactly how you choose and you can also use it to command your own personal guided tour of the city of London. This is sure to be an exciting experience if you have friends or relatives visiting who have never been to London before. You can have fun playing tour guide for the day and point out the city’s most famous attractions such as the Tower of London and St Paul’s Cathedral as you drive slowly past them.
The driver of your Ilford minibus hire will make sure that you and the rest of the people in your group will experience a day out that you will never forget. If you wish, you can also leave the itinerary in the driver’s very capable hands so that you can enjoy a magical mystery tour and perhaps discover a few new places. Of course, you will also want to schedule in a spot to enjoy a great meal in a restaurant or traditional pub and on the way to the different destinations you will have plenty of time to simply sit back and soak up the enchanting English scenery.