With more miles of canal than Venice, there are plenty of beautiful views and industrial heritage to enjoy in Birmingham and the Black Country.
Saturday We depart and travel to Birmingham for an included guided walking tour. You will hear about the engineers who brought the canals to Birmingham in the Industrial Revolution and hear about the lives of the people who worked on the boats. We depart later this afternoon for the journey to Edgbaston and the Hallmark Hotel Birmingham. This evening enjoy a three course evening meal.
Sunday Following a leisurely breakfast, we travel to the Black Country Living Museum. Join in 300 years of history across the 26 acre open-air Museum and experience the sights of the Black Country’s past. We will also include a Dudley Canal Tunnel cruise. We depart later this afternoon to make our journey home.
The Hallmark Hotel Birmingham offers a convenient location for visiting the canals and museums of the Black Country and is close to the centre of cosmopolitan Birmingham. All compact bedrooms are en-suite with television, telephone, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Additional facilities include a lounge bar and restaurant. Lift to all floors. Official rating AA 4 star.