Reader Holidays - Four-star Olympia - The London International Horse Show from Hillingdon Times

Departing December 2015

From £149.00

*Price shown: 20 Dec 2015 - THS

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Top-class showjumping

Be there for the most important showjumping event in the equestrian calendar - Olympia, the London International Horse Show - on this great value two-day Christmas break. See expert horsemanship, leading international riders and marvellous equestrian displays, and enjoy shopping galore in the National Hall.

Tour Highlights And Inclusions

  • Coach travel throughout
  • One night's bed and English breakfast accommodation at a four-star London hotel
  • A ticket for Olympia - The London International Horse Show (upgrades available)
  • A guided sightseeing tour of London
  • Free time in London for shopping
  • The services of a friendly Tour Manager
  • Government taxes and service charges

Single rooms are available for a supplement


Day One

Leaving your local area in the early morning we'll travel to Olympia, London, stopping en route for the chance to have lunch.On arrival at Olympia, you'll be free to visit the magnificent Christmas Shopping Village. With over 250 shops and stalls offering a huge range of gift ideas - from all the latest equestrian products to jewellery, clothing and beauty products - it's the perfect place to do a little Christmas shopping.Then take your seat for a memorable evening of competition and entertainment, which includes some of the best showjumping around. The exact programme has yet to be finalised, but past highlights have included the Six Bar Showjumping Class, international equestrian displays, the Shetland Pony Grand National and the Kennel Club Dog Agility trials.After a thrilling and memorable evening, we'll head to our hotel for a good night's rest.

Day Two

The following morning you will be transferred to central London. Enjoy a short sightseeing tour past world-famous London sites - including St Paul's Cathedral, the Tower of London and Buckingham Palace - before having time to shop and sightsee at leisure. In the mid-afternoon we'll begin the journey home, arriving back in your local area by mid to late evening.

Further Information

Show Events

All events mentioned were correct at the time of writing, but may be subject to change by the event organisers.

Coach seating arrangements

Your Tour Manager will have allocated seats for you on the main coach in advance, taking into consideration any special requests wherever possible, and will advise you where to sit as you board the coach. This will be your seat for the duration of the tour. (Seats are not allocated on any connecting services to and from the main coach).

Joining your holiday

Your final travel documents, including the exact time and place of departure, will be sent to you approximately 10 days prior to departure, providing all payments have been made. We are unable to give exact departure times before this.

Meal arrangements

Where meals are not included, your Tour Manager will ensure there are suitable stops made for you to purchase and enjoy lunch and/or dinner each day.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair or electric scooter, please let us know as soon as possible so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

The following hotels are offered with this holiday (subject to availability and supplementary pricing)

Four-star London Hotel
4 Stars 4 Stars 4 Stars 4 Stars

You will be staying in a four-star standard hotel, such as the Thistle City Barbican or the Holiday Inn, Regents Park. All hotels will have good restaurant and bar facilities, and all rooms will have private facilities, TV and radios.

Further Hotel Information


You will be staying in a four-star standard hotel, such as the Thistle City Barbican or the Holiday Inn, Regents Park. All hotels will have good restaurant and bar facilities, and all rooms will have private facilities, TV and radios.

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Holidays - To Book By Phone Call 0844 477 4384

All the holidays featured are operated by Newmarket Air Holidays Ltd, ABTA No.V7812, ATOL No. 2325, and Newmarket Promotions Ltd, ABTA No. V787X.


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