Elite Tickets offers a wide selection of day trips both within the UK and on the continent.
Unless otherwise stated, coach transport for each trip is from Braintree, Witham, Chelmsford or Brentwood.
Magical Steam train ride on the Bluebell Railway
with Ploughman’s lunch
Thursday 16th April 2020
Just £59 per person
Step back in time on a wonderful steam train ride through the Sussex Countryside. The Bluebell Railway is a heritage line running on a 20 mile round trip along the border between East and West Sussex and is one of the UK’s best preserved steam haul railways.
A new visitor attraction
Sunday 19th April 2020
£59 Adults | £55 Seniors | £49 Children (5-15years)
Join us for this exciting day out to the new visitor attraction which has recently opened at Silverstone.
The Silverstone Experience takes you on an exciting 2.5 hour journey through the past, present and future of Silverstone and British motor racing. State of the art interactive displays will tell the fascinating stories of human endeavour, great sporting rivalries and engineering innovation. At the end of your visit feel what it’s like to speed around Silverstone alongside your motor racing heroes in a thrilling immersive show.
VE Day Afternoon Tea & 1940’s Inspired Live Performance
Friday 8th May 2020 (Bank Holiday)
£65 per person
The 8th May 1945 – VE Day – brought an end to nearly six years of war that had cost the lives of millions, had destroyed homes, families and cities, whilst bringing huge suffering and deprivation to the populations of entire countries.
Millions of people rejoiced in the news that Germany had surrendered, relieved that the intense strain of the war was finally over. In towns and cities across the world, people marked the victory with street parties, dancing and singing.
Springtime in Beautiful Bruges
Saturday 9th May 2020
Travelling by Eurotunnel
£59 Per Person
Join us on this wonderful day out to the beautiful medieval city of Bruges.
Canals and waterways meander under humpbacked bridges, through winding streets of gabled houses to make up this delightful city. Known as the Venice of the North, it is one of the most charming cities in Europe. Stroll through the cobbled streets and grand squares, or alternatively take a horse drawn carriage to see the wonderful sights.
Once in Bruges, there will be time for a cruise along the canals, a tour of the City by horse drawn carriage, or time for a leisurely meal in one of the many gourmet restaurants.
A Summer’s Day in Rye
A Medieval Gem in East Sussex
Saturday 27th June 2020
£29.50 per person
Perched on a hill, the medieval town of Rye is the sort of place you thought existed only in your imagination. Almost suspended in time, Rye’s unhurried atmosphere and enchanting streets draw visitors with their warm welcome. It’s small enough to make you feel at home almost straight away but holds enough secret treasures to entice you to stay longer.
A Summer’s Day in Picturesque Marlow with Thames cruise
Sunday 5th July 2020
£45 Per Person
Marlow is without a doubt one of the loveliest locations on the River Thames, set amongst the rich meadows of the river valley and alongside the woodlands of the Chiltern Hills.
The vibrant Georgian market town is made up of historic streets and an abundance of boutique shops, restaurants, cafes and bistros all adding to the town’s unique charm. The town’s most famous landmark is the suspension bridge which spans the River Thames and joins the counties of Buckinghamshire and Berkshire. The bridge was designed by William Tierney Clark and first opened in 1832 – and was later used as the template for a structure he built to connect Buda and Pest in Hungary.
RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
Sunday 12th July 2020
£59.50 per person
A wonderful summer’s day out packed with gardening inspiration, stunning floral displays and workshops in the majestic setting of Hampton Court Palace Gardens.
The RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival brings a celebration of summer colour, gardening inspiration and beautiful blooms to one of the UK’s most iconic palaces in July 2020.
The festival offers the chance to relax by Hampton Court’s famed Long Water with a picnic, enjoy expert talks in the theatres and admire a huge variety of plants.
Summertime in Henley
Sunday 9th August 2020
£32.50 per person
Henley on Thames is one of the most beautiful towns in England, recently voted by The Times as one of the best places to live in the English countryside and a regular winner of RHS Britain in Bloom medals.
Henley’s riverside location, surrounded by a Chiltern landscape of wooded hills and green fields, lends itself to relaxation, long lunches and quirky shopping. There’s a pub where Charles I drank, a Chantry house, a butcher that smokes his own meat and independent shops offering a personal touch.