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The English Riviera & South Devon

Itinerary

Day 1: After local pick-ups we travel south to Paignton and onto our hotel for our night break.

Day 2: We have a free day in your resort soak up the atmosphere, the parks, the gardens and all that Paignton has to offer.

Day 3: We travel to the historic, maritime city of Plymouth, famous for Sir Frances Drake, who apparently finished a game of bowls on
Plymouth Hoe, before heading out to sea and defeating the Spanish Armada. Return on a picturesque journey through the heart of the
Dartmoor National Park, famous for its ponies and stunning scenery.

Day 4: We depart Paignton aboard a steam train along the stunning stretch of coastline to Kingswear, from where you catch the foot passenger ferry to the historic maritime town of Dartmouth, with its ancient narrow streets, boutique shops and art galleries. In the
afternoon we board the boat at Dartmouth Embankment for a one hour cruise circular harbour/river cruise.

Day 5: Our excursion today take us to Brixham a traditional fishing port with a beautiful harbour. Here you will pretty colour-washed
cottages, narrow winding streets that overlook the harbour, rows of colourful craft and a replica of the Gold Hind, the vessel in which Sir
Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe.

Day 6: We travel the short journey to Torquay, the Harbour near the town centre offers shops, cafés and a marina. We return early afternoon
back to our hotel.

Day 7: We head for home.

Accommodation

3* Queens Hotel

• Location: City/Town Centre
• No single supplement on the first five singles and these are single bedded rooms.
• Additional singles may be available on request which will be a double/twin for sole occupancy, but an additional supplement will apply.
• Two triple bedrooms (ie with 3 individual beds) are available on request.
• There are no rooms with Seaview available.
• The hotel has approx. 60 bedrooms with walk-in showers/shower cubicles available.
• The hotel has 6 ground floor bedrooms and 2 lifts (suitable for wheelchairs) which travel to all floors.
• Welcome tea/coffee will be provided on the day of arrival.

Overview

The English Riviera & South Devon

August 10, 2020 - August 16, 2020

Highlights

  • Plymouth & Dartmoor National Park.
  • Steam Railway & River Boat.
  • Brixham.
  • Torquay

Inclusions

Dinner Bed & Breakfast plus excursions

Tickets

20 available
Twin/Double/Single£620.00