Date: Saturday 1st December
Time:. 9.30 - 7pm.
HIGHLIGHTS OF TOUR:
The Dickensian Christmas festival and street parade, offers the opportunity to experience and taste Dickensian Victorian life through our 21st century eyes meet and greet Dickens characters, dressed up, visit the museum; follow the Dickens trail; meet the Dickens characters. the chouse Dickens live; visit the craft shops.
After lunch and as the winter nightfall draws in, quench your thirst with mould wine and delicious minced pies and you make up the hill to the fabulous European Markets and the buzzy joyous atmosphere as you bag in the bargains and save money!
Finish your tour, with a scenic candle lit carol singing on the steps of Rochester festival against the backdrop of falling snowflakes!
9.30am: Meet your tour guide in front of the ticket office at Stratford International station- near Westfields Shopping Centre.
9.55am With your tour guide, board the train for your journey to Rochester.
10.00am: Depart for Rochester.
Arrival Rochester, disembark and with your tour guide, make the 15 mins walk to the centre of Rochester for the start of the Street Festival.
11am Street Festival Parade with music and Dickens characters. march.where we all have fun and Street parade, joining the crowd and mingle with characters from Dickens novels whilst listening to wonderful music as you participate in the street parade with all the throng and excitement of a festival. Meet and greet Dickensian characters, visit attractions associated with Dickens; enjoy the amazing side street shows, and meet Scrooge in an interactive street play; join the fun!
Visit the European Craft and Christmas Market and bag in the bargains. Visit the castle, or visit the exhibitions.
1.00pm Lunch Break
2 - 5pm: Free time to explore the Christmas market and craft fair.
Enjoy a Tour along the riverside or take part in a guided Tour of all that is Dickens.
5pm: Candle lit Christmas Carol Singing on the steps of Rochester Cathedral ; set against the snow flakes and winter sunset.
Lit Christmas candles carol-singing on Rochester cathedral steps and showers of snow,
6.00pm: Depart Rochester for return journey to London
7pm: Arrival back at Stratford International station.
End of Tour.
For further information, visit our Terms & Conditions here.
For any enquiries, do not hesitate to contact us.
Telephone: 020 8500 9912