The English Riviera

Tour Details

Fly Direct from Belfast

5 Days

Departing Wednesday 20th September 2017

From £599 per person sharing

 

Torquay is one of Britain’s most famous resorts, situated at the heart of 22 miles of unspoilt coastline, often referred to as the ‘English Riviera’. Torquay is characterized by its Mediterranean feel, created by its palm tree lined seafront, Italian style white villas perched high on the hillsides and fabulous yachts and boats moored in the popular marina. Fashionable since Victorian times and the former home of such figures as crime author Agatha Christie. This delightful tour takes you on the Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway to Dartmouth, the beautiful monastery of Buckfast Abbey, and the cathedral city of Exeter and maritime Plymouth.

 

Price includes:

  • Return flights from Belfast City to Exeter with Flybe
  • Airport taxes and security charges
  • One piece of checked in 20kgs baggage
  • Executive coaching throughout
  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the 3* Livermead Hotel
  • English breakfast and evening meals
  • Visits to Exmouth, Brixham & Plymouth
  • Steam Railway Journey including a short boat trip
  • Free time in Dartmouth
  • Tour of Dartmoor National Park
  • Visit to Buckfast Abbey
  • Services of an experienced Travel Solutions tour manager

 

Supplements:

  • Single Supplement  – £60 per person

 

Flight times (correct at time of print)

Outward: 12:35 pm – arrive 13.55 pm

Return: 12.55 pm – arrive 14.15 pm

 

Valid photographic ID is required for this tour.

Accommodation

3* Livermead House Hotel

http://www.livermead.com/

 

The Livermead House Hotel in Torquay is an elegant hotel built in 1820 on the edge of Cockington Valley on Torquay Sea front in The Heart of The English Riviera, Torbay. The Livermead House offers a traditional flavour, Breathtaking Sea Views, and high standards of service and cuisine with an Award Winning Chef. The Livemead House is one of three Rew Hotels, a Family owned & Managed group of Hotels on Torquay’s waters edge. A Level walk to Town Centre – Free Onsite Parking – Free Wi-Fi Internet access in all public areas



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Itinerary

 

Wednesday:

Check in at Belfast City airport for your flight to Exeter. On arrival, you visit Exeter for free time. Exeter is an ancient city with a vibrant, modern feel. This is reflected in its fascinating visitor attractions including its award-winning Royal Albert Memorial Museum and magnificent Exeter Cathedral. Later that day you will travel to Torquay for check in at your hotel.

 

Thursday:

Today you will travel to the fishing port of Brixham, where you can spend time exploring this popular resort. Afterwards you will travel to Plymouth, where you can experience a thriving maritime city.

 

Friday:

This morning after breakfast, you travel to Paignton, to join the steam train taking you along the Torbay Coast, and onto the superb scenery of the wooden slopes, bordering the Dart Estuary to Kingswear. On arrival, you join the raft and travel across the river, to the Olde world town of Dartmouth.

 

Saturday:

You leave the hotel this morning to enjoy a tour of Dartmoor National Park, the largest and wildest area of open country in Southern England, stopping off in the charming market town of Tavistock, home to the popular Pannier Markets. Your tour continues stopping off at the Benedictine monastery of Buckfast Abbey with free time to explore.

 

Sunday:

Today after checking out of the hotel, join your coach and travel to Exeter Airport to join the return flight to Belfast City Airport.



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Departing 20 Sep 2017

Adult prices from £599

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