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Discover Bristol FAM Trip

We invite you to spend two days visiting the 'gurt lush' city of Bristol, here in the stunning south west. Explore and discover the perfect location for your client’s meetings and events with our wonderful hotel and venue partners.

Date: Friday 29 September – Sunday 1 October 2017

Discover the unique, creative and historic Harbourside city that has everything to make any event or meeting a success.  

Working with key hotels and venues in the city, Destination Bristol is offering an invitation-only chance to be our guest and experience all our city has to offer you and your clients, including a great selection of residential, historic and green venues.

Register your interest: Please e-mail us or telephone 0117 946 2200.

Proposed Itinerary

Friday 29 September 2017

Welcome to Bristol! We look forward to hosting you for a busy evening of food and drinks. You will have the opportunity to meet representatives from the venues and attractions in the city and network with your fellow delegates. You will receive a warm welcome from Destination Bristol and an introduction to all of the supporting partners who have contributed to our weekend itinerary.

Saturday 30 September 2017

Let’s discover the heart of the city! Start the day with a tour of At-Bristol Science Centre followed by a stunning Planetarium show. A short harbour tour around the waterways of Bristol awaits before hopping on board Brunel’s iconic SS Great Britain. You’ll have the opportunity to learn more about this ground-breaking ship’s history. A short walk along the Harbourside will bring you to M Shed - the museum all about Bristol.  

After a filling lunch overlooking the harbour; you can relax afterwards with some free time to discover the local history of Bristol, go shopping, walk around the city or relax by the Harbourside. This is also the time to visit any venues you have particular interest in.

Pre-dinner, you will attend an exclusive visit to Ashton Gate Stadium – home to Bristol City FC and Bristol Rugby teams. After a £43 million refurbishment; it’s the South West’s largest event venue. The evening begins with pre-dinner drinks and canapes followed by a wonderful dinner at the beautiful, victorian Bristol Zoo Gardens in Clifton, amongst their spectacular surroundings. You may even spot a red panda and hear the zoo’s lions as the sun begins to set.

Sunday 1 October

Fancy upping your street cred? You may spot a Banksy or two on our brilliant street art walking tour around the city centre or if you would prefer to discover one of Bristol’s newest attractions and venues; have a tour of the world-famous Concorde at the new Aerospace Bristol, located just outside the city.

The group will meet by the harbour to hop on board the Bristol Insight open-top bus to discover unique parts of the city and learn of it’s fascinating history.

We will then take you to one of our most exclusive venues, Hotel du Vin, for a spot of afternoon tea before you can collect your goodie bags and head home OR take in a game of rugby at Ashton Gate, courtesy of our friends at the stadium.

If you decide to stay on in the city we have secured some great discounted hotel offers for a Sunday night stay.
 

We look forward to welcoming you!

Register your interest: Please e-mail us or telephone 0117 946 2200.

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