Text Box:
Text Box: Boon’s Calibre Travel, The Homestead, Ulting Road, Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 2LY
Email: boons-holidays@talktalk.net



BOOKING HOTLINES...01245-382 397 & 07899-738 963

Day Excursions 2021


Unless otherwise stated, for all excursions:

£10pp deposit & balance due 6 weeks prior to departure





Medieval Lavenham & lunch at the Four Horseshoes 2021 departure date to be confirmed

Today’s tour takes us across country, via Great Horkesley, Nayland and Lavenheath, to beautiful Lavenham, the finest medieval village in England. We have the opportunity to explore this historic, half-timbered, former wool town, before making our way to the pretty village of Thornham Magna where we visit, reputedly, the oldest pub in Suffolk, the Four Horseshoes; a family run 12th Century thatched Inn, as lovely on the inside, as it is strikingly beautiful on the outside. After lunch, we make our way home via a scenic route (includes 2-course meal, tea/coffee) Adult/S.C: £TBA                        (Not B & S)


Historic Ely & Welney Swans 2021 departure date to be confirmed

Today’s delightful tour takes us to the historic city of Ely, full of charm and beauty, and home to one of the most magnificent cathedrals in England. It’s market day today, so pick up a bargain from one of the many stalls, before we make our way to the fascinating Welney Wetland Centre. We enjoy a lovely cream tea, and admire the beautiful feeding swans, from the warmth of a centrally heated hide, before returning home (includes entrance to Welney & cream tea) Adult/S.C: £TBA                            


Thursford Christmas Spectacular Sunday 21st November 2021 & Friday 26th November 2021

Join us for the 2pm matinee performance of this ever-popular Christmas extravaganza…as we walk through the doors we are greeted by a spectacle of colour, Christmas decorations adorn the theatre as we sit down ready to be thrilled by the lights, music and nostalgia of this wonderful show. Advisory age for children, 8 yrs and above. There will be a lunch stop in Swaffam, lunch at own expense. Includes Raised Centre seats (top price). Balance due: 1st September 2021

Adult/S.C: £TBA (21st)                    Adult/S.C: £TBA (26th)                                           (Not B & S)


Snape Maltings Christmas Spectacular…Magic of the Movies Friday 3rd December 2021

Following several successful visits to Snape Maltings, we, once again, take our seats for their fabulous Christmas Spectacular. This year, the theme is “Magic of the Movies”, a glittering festive journey through memorable musicals from the silver screen, with dazzling song and dance, a live orchestra, brilliant staging, stunning costumes and lots of surprises! The show is presented by the long established Co-op Juniors, the largest amateur theatre group in the UK. The cast includes performers of all ages, from children through to adults, and they have an excellent reputation.  As well as the concert hall, Snape boasts a range of independent craft and gift shops.

4pm performance of the show (top price seats).  Balance due: 15th September 2021.

Adult/S.C: £TBA       Optional pre-booked lunch at Snape Maltings: £TBA                                                              (Not B & S)


Christmas at Hever Castle with Lunch 2021 departure date to be confirmed

This new excursion for 2020 takes us to enchanting Hever Castle, where the rooms are beautifully decorated for the festive season, with twinkling Christmas trees and welcoming log fires. Our tour includes a delicious two-course Christmas lunch, with mulled wine/hot spice apple juice and tea/coffee served in the restaurant. There will be ample time to explore the majestic castle and grounds, as well as visit the gift shop, before dusk falls, and the gardens are magically illuminated with up-lighting and colour washes (includes meal, entrance to castle & gardens) Adults/SC: £TBA


New Years Eve Viennese Gala Concert Friday 31st December 2021

Join us, once again, for a spectacular night out at London’s Barbican Concert Hall. Herald the New Year with a sumptuous evening of traditional Viennese favourites; this glittering concert is one way to ensure a fabulous end to the year. 7.30pm performance (includes ticket for concert). Price & terms available June/July 2021

Please call to add your name to our advance booking list, no commitment, but you will be the first to be contacted when we are notified of ticket prices & booking terms






Note: For Day Excursions marked (Not B & S) we are unable to pick up in Shenfield or Brentwood, apologies for any inconvenience. If you live in these areas, your nearest boarding point would be Mountnessing. However, all Holidays and Short breaks include Shenfield & Brentwood pick ups.