British Grand Prix
3 days - by Coach
Price from £399.95 per person*
Departs 14th Jul 2017
Single person supplement : £50.00 per person
Please note an announcement from Silverstone that the 2017 Grand Prix weekend has been changed from 7 – 9 July to 14 – 16 July.
Few sporting occasions match the intensity, glamour and drama of the FORMULA 1 BRITISH GRAND PRIX, and whether you are a wide–eyed first–timer or seasoned veteran the experience is breathtaking.
The British Grand Prix is the oldest race in the Formula 1 calendar. Originally a World War II airfield, Silverstone has hosted the race regularly since 1950, and every year since 1987. The circuit, even after major revisions in 1991, is famous for being one of the fastest and most challenging tracks on the F1 circuit, testing even the best driver's skills to the limit.
Nothing can match the atmosphere when a British driver takes to the track. In 2016, Lewis Hamilton once again emerged victorious in his home race. Will he win again in 2017? Well, whatever happens, you'll be in pole position to enjoy all the noise, excitement and atmosphere of this major sporting occasion on our superb value 3–day break!
£135 discount for children aged 10 and under
£75 discount for children aged 11–15 inclusive
This tour is organised and operated by Omega Holidays plc ABTA V4782 ATOL 6081
- Return coach travel from your chosen local departure point
- Two nights stay at a 3 or 4 star Midlands area hotel with 3–course dinner and breakfast (full English on Saturday, continental on Sunday)
- A 2–day General Admission ticket to the British Grand Prix (upgrades are available at a supplement, see panel)
- Coach transfers between the hotel and Silverstone on Saturday and Sunday
- Services of an Omega coach driver/tour representative
- VAT at 20%
* Based on two people sharing a room. A room for single person occupancy is offered, subject to availability, at a supplement of £50 per person for the break.
Weekend Luffield Grandstand – £129
Weekend Abbey Grandstand – £199
Child 10 yrs & under receives £135 reduction with General Admission tickets
Child 11yrs – 15 yrs receives £75 reduction with General Admission tickets.
Child tickets & prices for all Grandstands – please ring for details
Please note that Grandstand tickets only have a guaranteed allocated seat on Sunday. On Saturday the ticket is a Roving Grandstand so the customer can go into all grandstands and sit in any unoccupied seat on a first come first served basis (this does not include Club Silvertone).
Please indicate when booking if you would like to upgrade your ticket. These supplements are to upgrade an adult ticket; prices for upgrading a child ticket are available on request.
Friday After a lunchtime/afternoon departure from your local pick up point, we will take you to your hotel with plenty of time to relax prior to your 3–course dinner and the first of your two nights stay.
Saturday After a full English breakfast, we will take you to the home of British F1 racing, Silverstone, to enjoy the practice and qualifying sessions, and the drive for pole position. Afterwards, we will return you to your hotel for dinner and your second night's stay.
At Silverstone, a General Admission ticket for both the Saturday and Sunday is included, which allows you access to watch all the action from any of the raised viewing areas around the outside of the circuit. Please note that a seat is not provided and that these areas are not covered.
Sunday Following an early continental breakfast, we will head to Silverstone and the highlight of your weekend break; the 2017 British Grand Prix. Feel the tension as the cars' engines rev on the grid waiting for the race to start... the lights go out, and the noise on the track is matched by the roar of the crowd! After a fabulous day of sporting action and the winner's presentation, we will begin our journey homeward.
Omega Holidays cannot be held responsible for the non–appearance of any driver, and no refunds will be given in this event.
Here are some example hotels or similar ones that we use for this break, actual availability may change with the travel date you choose.
Some hotels have an additional supplement per person, as shown below. Supplements are stated for the break (not per night)
|We can warmly recommend any of our selection of hand-picked, good quality 3 or 4 star hotels, chosen to ensure that your stay is as pleasant as possible. Whether your priority is location, style or price, we will find accommodation to suit your needs. |
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