MINIBUS WITH DRIVER
Northampton – Minibus Hire with Driver
Taking time to spend the day exploring the county of Northamptonshire is a great way to have fun with family and friends. This is one of the most picturesque parts of England and there are numerous different types of attractions to discover here to suit people of all interests and of all ages. Arranging minibus hire with driver will mean that you are able to enjoy this special day out right beside your family and friends and you will be able to choose a vehicle that is large enough so that everyone can sit comfortably throughout the trip.
Corby is one of the exciting day trip destinations that can be visited with minibus hire in Northampton. The enchanting church of St. John the Baptist dates back to the 13th century and rises above the town to provide visitors with impressive views from its tall tower. This is a great place to start exploring, while among the other top attractions in Corby are the old town centre with its narrow cobbled lanes. Visitors may even be lucky enough to be able to time their trip to catch the Pole Fair, which is held in Corby every twenty years and features a impressive range of traditional events including a colourful procession through the streets, a tug of war and a celebration ball at the end of the event where everyone dresses in their finest to dance the night away.
Northamptonshire is among the most diverse counties in the East Midlands. People who arrange a day out here will find a large number of stately homes and historic churches to visit as well as several charming villages. The village of Althorp serves as the final resting place of Diana, Princess of Wales and lovers of the royal family may wish to travel here to pay their final respects. Sulgrave Manor is particularly grand as it is the ancestral home of George Washington, who was the first President of the United States of America.
The charming town of Kettering can be found in the very heart of England and is surrounded by picturesque woodland and farmland. Art lovers will want to make sure that they allow plenty of time to explore the Alfred East Art Gallery, as this is the biggest and most famous art gallery in the whole of Northamptonshire. The Alfred East Art Gallery presents are large collection of work by local painter Alfred East and in fact houses the largest collection of East’s paintings anywhere in the world. Visitors will also be able to admire the works of other local artists here before indulging in a spot of shopping.
Visitors can learn about the rich history and culture of Kettering at the Manor House Museum. The nearby Heritage Quarter Gardens provide a peaceful setting to unwind for a while before heading on to Wicksteed Park. This is believed by many people to be the first ever leisure park to have been established and was founded by Charles Wicksteed back in 1916.
The nearby city of Peterborough boasts a wealth of attractions to enjoy, ranging from the modern and very large shopping centre to a notable Norman cathedral. Visitors will also find a nearby Bronze Age settlement, which is known locally as Flag Fen.
At the end of this special day out the driver of your Northampton minibus hire will drive everyone back home. You can plan the route along with the driver to make sure that you take the most scenic route and can even schedule a stop at a charming country pub so that you can enjoy a meal along with a drink or two if you wish.