Preston & Barton Grange Garden Centre
Wednesday 10th June

Preston with its mix of two major shopping areas, Fishergate and Friargate, and quaint side streets with a selection of independent boutiques, jewellers and salons has something for everyone.   With its unique mix of fresh food, local produce, vintage accessories and a wide range of goods, Preston Market will complete your visit to this Lancashire city.  Stopping at Barton Grange on the return trip, voted Destination Garden Centre of the Year 2019.

Adult £24

Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
Wednesday 17th June


A tour through the interiors at Hutton is a remarkable journey in time. From the medieval Stone Hall to the high Victorian Drawing Room, the rooms are rich in history and notable for their contents.  Hutton is surrounded by beautiful gardens and grounds, including walled gardens, ponds and terraces with impressive topiary. 

Adult £27

Friday 19th June

Albert Dock and Liverpool ONE Whether you want to hit the shops , eat delicious food in one of many restaurants, discover more about the Beatles Story or the Maritime History of the Merseyside, you’ll always have a great visit to Liverpool.

Adult £25

Three Bridges Cruise and South Queensferry
Tuesday 23rd June

The Three Bridge Cruise takes in the spectacular views of the Three Bridges, the beautiful panoramas of the Edinburgh skyline to the south and the Kingdom of Fife to the north.  Included on the cruise is a cream tea; a tasty scone, jam & cream, served with tea.

Explore South Queensferry,  with its cafes and restaurants and find out more about the building of the bridges at the Queensferry Museum.


Adult £34

Rail, Sail & Tail, Bowness-on-Windermere
Wednesday 24th June

Take a journey by Steam locomotive on The Lake District’s only standard gauge preserved railway line, through the Leven Valley to the bottom of Lake Windermere. From here you hop on to a boat and sail up the Lake to Bowness where it’s just a short walk to The World of Beatrix Potter™ Attraction to complete your Rail, Sail and Tail tour.


Adult £39 Child £32

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Booking Conditions

Once the seat is booked full payment must be made within fourteen days (unless agreed otherwise with office staff at time of booking) Failure to pay within this time scale will result in your place being cancelled without notice.

Our day excursions operate subject to minimum numbers therefore we may be forced to cancel a departure if bookings fall short of the necessary target. If we do have to cancel you will be notified a week in advance and offered a full refund or an alternative tour.

If you can no longer attend a day excursion you have until fourteen days before the trip takes place to cancel your seat. In the event of this you will receive a credit note for your payment to be used against another tour. If you cancel after the given time scale you will not be entitled to a credit note.

If you need to bring a push chair, pram, mobility scooter or wheel chair on the tour please inform the office before the day of departure.

If any tickets have been booked for activities out with Houston’s Tour (i.e Blackpool Pleasure Beach tickets, attraction tickets in locations we visit etc.) and the trip is cancelled Houston’s cannot refund you.

Payment Terms

Cheques should be made payable to “Houston’s Mini Coaches”

If you wish to pay with your card then please phone us on 01576 203874

Information for on the day

On the day of the excursion you will be met by our driver at your chosen pick up point. Day excursions are timed specifically so please make sure you arrive at your pick up point in plenty of time ( we recommend 5-10 minutes prior to pick up time) Drivers are not permitted to pick up or drop off at points not designated.

We try our best to stick to your original seats allocated; but your seat may change due to another passengers circumstances. If you do not wish for your seat to be changed please notify the office staff.

Any personal items taken on the trip, or left on the coach during the trip, are done so at the owner’s risk. Any damage caused to personal items Houstons Coaches will not be liable for.

All entrance tickets are issued by the driver on the coach. Most of our excursion tickets have to be collected at the venue on the day.

It is not guaranteed that a coach with a toilet will be on the tour. Comfort stops are included on most tours.