This new tour takes in the external set of Coronation Street as well as a tour of the original location of Emmerdale. Each tour will also include a “Meet and Greet” with a current star of Coronation Street.
Included in this package
- Return travel by luxury coach & ferry.
- 2 nights B&B at Holiday Inn Express 3*, Manchester Airport.
- All coach transfers.
- Half day visit to Cheshire Oaks.
- Guided Studio tour of external Coronation Street set.
- Location tour of Emmerdale (Esholt village).
- Meet & Greet with a cast member of Coronation Street.
NOT included in this package
- Travel Insurance: €20.00 per adult / €10.00 per child.
- Coronation Street Tours – This is an External Set tour
Coronation Street have opened their external sets at MediaCity UK to the public, including the world-famous cobbled street. The tour of the new look studios is expected to last around 80 minutes, taking in Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and the newly extended Victoria Street, with plenty of opportunities for pictures and story-telling. Visitors can walk in the footsteps of the famous residents, and find out many filming secrets and stories of their favourite characters.
Although the current Emmerdale is now filmed on a closed set this tour will take you to the original locations dotted around West Yorkshire as well as a few sites featured in modern Emmerdale. You will visit the market towns of Otley and the beautiful village of Esholt in West Yorkshire – ‘Hotton’ as well as ‘Emmerdale Village’ where you can have a drink at the inn that was once used as the ‘Woolpack’ in the popular TV series.
- Rooming allocation
Twin Rooms are 2 single beds.Family Rooms are Double Bed & Sofa Bed (2 ad & 1 ch OR 1 ad & 2 ch).
- Single room supplement @ €80.00.
- Pick up outside Dublin €14.00 and €22 (Galway) per person.
Holiday Inn Express Stockport
Alongside Stockport train station, this colourful modern hotel is 10 miles from Etihad Stadium, home of the Manchester City Football Club, and 13 miles from Peak District National Park.
Vibrant rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi, sitting areas and smart TVs, as well as tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add sofabeds. Kids age 17 and under stay free with parents.
A complimentary breakfast buffet is served in a casual 24-hour cafe/bar; grab-and-go breakfast is available. There’s also a polished lobby lounge.
11 Station Rd, Stockport SK1 3TB, UK
- Please note itinerary is subject to change.
- It is the responsibility of each person to be on time for all coach connections, coaches will not wait for latecomers.
- It is illegal to smoke on coaches.
- Consumption of Food and Alcohol is NOT permitted on board any Coach.
- All alcohol must be stored underneath with the baggage.
Coaches from Wexford & Dublin
Saturday Sept 29th
|Pick up point||Time|
|Galway||Go Bus Coach Station||
Transfers from Galway are direct to Dublin with Go Bus. There are no pick ups along the way.
04.45hrs Depart from Wexford [North Station, Redmond Square
05.05hrs Pick-up in Enniscorthy [Supervalue, Abbey Square]
05.25hrs Pick-up in Gorey [at the hospital]
05.45hrs Pick-up at the Beehive pub
06.45hrs Pick-up at Hilton Garden Inn, Custom House
07.00hrs Pick-up at Irish Ferries Terminal 1 – North Wall
[Please note coach must check through at 07.05hrs]
08.05hrs Depart North Wall on Irish Ferries Ulysses
11.20hrs Arrive Holyhead
13.30hrs Arrive Cheshire Oaks
17.30hrs Depart Cheshire Oaks
18.30hrs Arrive at the hotel
Sunday Sept 30th
09.00hrs Depart hotel
10.00hrs Arrive West Yorkshire for Emmerdale Site Tour
Emmerdale site tour includes Esholt Village – the original Emmerdale
14.00hrs Depart West Yorkshire
14.45hrs Arrive The Trafford Centre
17.00hrs Depart Trafford Centre
17.25hrs Arrive Coronation Street Studios
17.45hrs Guided Tour of external Coronation Street set commences
19.45hrs Departs Studios
20.15hrs Arrive Hotel
21.00hrs Meet & Greet with a cast member of Coronation Street
Monday Oct 01st
09.30hrs Depart Hotel
13.00hrs Arrive at Holyhead [comfort stop en-route]
14.10hrs Depart Holyhead on the Irish Ferries Ulysses
17.25hrs Arrive at North Wall Drops en-route to Wexford
[Coach will drop at Burgh Quay for Go Bus pick ups]
The Soaps Tour
Saturday, 29th September 2018
2 Night Package + Coach & Ferry
Adults€269.00 per person
Children €269.00 per person
Kildare: 353 1 629 2000
Fax: 353 1 629 7501
Celtic Horizon Tours
Unit 5, Block G
Maynooth Business Campus,
Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland