Friday 18th - Wednesday 23rd September 2020
The Jurassic Coast, England’s first natural World Heritage site, covers both the Dorset and East Devon Coast and nestled amid the sandstone cliffs is the charming regency resort of Sidmouth. The town is full of beautiful gardens, preserved buildings and independent shops and is Gold winner of the "Britain in Bloom" competition.
Day 1: Following your taxi collection from home, we make our way to Sidmouth arriving at the Bedford Hotel in the early evening. Tea & Coffee will be served on arrival.
Day 2: Today we head to Exeter, one of the oldest cities in England for a full day. You will have time to explore this wonderful city which sits on the river Exe. You may wish to visit the ruins of the castle, and just outside the castle is Northernhay Gardens, the oldest in England which were originally laid out in 1612. The 1050 Cathedral is also worth a visit.
Day 3: This morning we travel to the small seaside town of Seaton. Upon arrival we board the tram for a return journey on the Seaton Tramway. Following some free time in the town, we continue to Pecorama, set on a hillside above the picturesque fishing village of Beer. Home to the mile-long Beer Heights Light Railway with its fleet of miniature steam locomotives and attractive flower-filled gardens.
Day 4: Day at leisure
Day 5: Today we make our way to Exmouth to enjoy a cruise to Brixham This is a full day and is the best way to view the stunning south Devon coastline. You will be able to go ashore in Brixham for approximately two hours before we head back to Exmouth then onto our hotel.
Day 6: We depart for Norfolk where our door to door service awaits to return you home.
Single Supplement £nil (Limited Availability)
Tour Reference AWE4008
Deposit Required: £50pp
Balance Due: 8 weeks prior to departure
Bedford Hotel *** Sidmouth
A 3-star seafront hotel located on a level promenade. The hotel has an excellent restaurant serving local produce and cosy bar. There is complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and it has a lift. All rooms are ensuite and have Flat screen TV with Freeview, tea/coffee facilities and a hairdryer. The hotel does not have baths, all rooms have walk in showers.
Please note that due to health & safety regulations, the hotel cannot accommodate electric scooters or wheelchairs. These can however be left on the coach at your own risk.