Lancaster had, for a long time, been known as the hanging town and later had a reputation for linoleum and lunatics. This history changed after developers transformed most of the old buildings into exciting tourist attractions. For example, the lunatic asylum, which is a section of the Moor Hospital has now been turned into a luxury flat. Coach hire for day trips in Lancaster can take you to some of the popular places to visit in the town.
The Coffee Quarter
Want to enjoy some good coffee in Lancaster, visit J.Atkinson & Co. coffee roasters. It was set up in the year 1837 hence, known as Lancaster's oldest business. New investors have been setting up more caffeine shops like The Music Room and The Hall. The caffeine shops feature a classic, hip look but have retained the characteristic vintage appearance of most buildings in Lancaster. In 2013, The Hall won the best flat white award in the UK.
The Lancaster Castle
This grade-1 listed fortress Castle was constructed as a prison 1000 years ago. It has a somewhat eerie history as it was the place the most popular place for hanging prisoners in England. It was this history that earned the castle the name-hanging town. The area was transformed into a tourist attraction in 2013. Visitors can view the prison cells and the impressive Georgian courtrooms.
Morecambe, Midland Hotel
Morecambe was constructed in the 1930s and was a popular venue for hosting parties by renowned people like Noel Coward and Coco Chanel. However, in the 1990s, its fame died down, leaving the place empty and ruined. Thanks to the recent renovations by some uber developers, the Urban Splash, visitors can now enjoy the bas-reliefs by Eric Gill. The hotel is just a 15-minute ride using a coach hire Lancaster.
Forest of Bowland
For those who love adventure, the forest makes a great hunting ground. The country lanes winding through moorland hills and stone villages are free of traffic, making it an excellent place for cycling.
People visiting Lancaster, whether for business or leisure, love the peacefulness of a canal boat cruise that operates year-round. Peak season is between May and October and each day different kinds of cruises depart, lasting nearly 2 hours. It is one of the most awesome ways to see the city and its beautiful nature.
People visiting the city on business love inviting the entire group onto these boat cruises as they're therapeutic, peaceful and they serve as an excellent team-building exercise. Coach hire for day trips in Lancaster is great as it gets you to places like this as an entire group. No waiting around for stragglers to arrive and then missing the departure time of the cruise because they didn't pitch up on time. Lancaster coach tours ensure your group all arrive at the same time, all refreshed and enthusiastic for the outing.
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Every coach comes with air-conditioning and comfy seats, but there is a range of other useful travel facilities to enhance trips further. Whether you're wanting a day tour, coach hires for weekends away, single-way trips or return trips, coaches with driver or which you drive yourself, Lancaster coach hire is as simple as going online. You just request a free, no-obligation quote for you to discover that there really is a no better, more affordable way for you to travel around Lancaster and also much further afield in style, comfort and affordability.