Blackburn is a beautiful city in Lancashire England, and also voted to be one of the largest. With a wide geographical area, there is plenty of sightseeing to be done and lots of events being held each year worth attending. As you will need affordable transport to move around, we can provide the best Blackburn Coach Hire packages to ensure you move around safely and conveniently around the city.
Why Our Services
Coach Hire Ascot prides itself to have the best luxurious coaches to tour the magnificent city of Blackburn. No matter how large your travelling group is, we have just the right bus to cater for your needs. Our minibus hire in Blackburn packages include luxury coaches from 14 seater to 72 seater buses. We can provide a driver to you when you wish and stock up your coach with a surround system, air conditioning and cold drinks of your choice. Our drivers are trained to interact with clients and they are quite experienced in showing them around Blackburn’s beautiful scenery.
Places to Visit in Blackburn
You can never luck something exciting to do and explore while in Blackburn. Coach Hire Ascot has provided coach hire services in the area for quite a while, so we definitely know all the best spots to visit and enjoy. For the some rich education on Blackburn village life, a visit to the Ribchester village will provide enough history that dates way back to the 12th century. Ribchester village houses were constructed in the 18th century alongside weaver cottages. Within the village there is an 18th century hotel as well and ruins of once Roman constructions and a museum that houses artefacts and memorabilia of Ribchester.
In case you need a nice place to rest after a long mini coach ride through the city, the Corporation Park is the most scenic environment to relax in. The park has multiple colourful flower beds, lots of aviaries as well as a luck swarmed with ducks. It is the ideal place to relax with your group of friends enjoying a picnic and later on feed some geese and ducks gracefully swimming by.
When there are kids in the travelling group, there is a nice and exciting place you should definitely take them—the Waves Water Fun Centre. There is a cafe within the centre where you can sit enjoying a drink while you watch your kids have mad fun on the water chutes. The Waves Water Fun Centre is best visited during summer, but winter can be perfect as well provided you dress warm throughout.
Events in Blackburn
Sightseeing is not all there is to it, there are plenty of events that happen in Blackburn. From this August, you and your group of friends can attend great events like the British lion-Raven Age Concert and Stereo MCs all schedule for this August. September is abuzz with dozens of events like the Andy Fairweather Low, Osibisa, Limehouse Lizzy, Bloodstock, Rebellion Festival, the Deadbolt Festival and the Rewind Festival North. There are great shows scheduled for 2016 as well like Madam Butterfly, the Vienna Festival Ballet and American Wrestling all happening at the King George’s Hall.
Around the 23rd to the 26th of June, the Blackburn Cathedral Flower Festival will be happening at the town centre. This is a four day event where thousands of flowers will be used to decorate the Blackburn cathedral. Come witness a blend of architecture, flower display and lighting all come to play and make the cathedral the most beautiful place to be. If you love activities for a course, the Blackburn Winter Warmer 10k is also coming up in 2016 so you can start warming up early.
As Coach Hire Ascot, we can only be proud of our Blackburn coach hire services being the best in the area. Visit our website www.coachhireascot.co.uk to book one of our affordable minibus hire in Blackburn packages for the Holiday.