Bournemouth, the Isle of Wight & New Forest – Fly direct from Belfast
Departing Sunday, 10 August 2014
5 Days from £489 per person sharing
Lying on the south coast of England, Bournemouth boasts seven miles of beautiful golden beaches, sparkling sea accompanied by a vibrant cosmopolitan buzz that attracts holiday makers year after year. Included in this tour is a day trip to the Isle of Wight, a visit to the cathedral city of Salisbury, a tour of Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, England’s first natural World Heritage Site and visits to the pretty villages of Lyndhurst and Burley in the New Forest.
• Return flights from Belfast City to Southampton with Flybe
• Airport taxes and security charges
• One piece of checked in 20kgs baggage
• Coaching throughout
• 4 nights accommodation at the 4* Menzies East Cliff Court Hotel
• English breakfast and evening meals
• Day trip to Isle of Wight
• Visits to Salisbury & Poole
• Coastal tour of Dorset’s Jurassic Coast
• Free time in Bournemouth
• Tour through the New Forest
• Use of the hotel’s leisure facilities
• Services of a Tour Manager
• Single Supplement - £81 per person
Note: Valid photographic ID is required for this tour
The Menzies East Cliff Court Hotel, Bournemouth
The Menzies East Cliff Court offers spectacular sea views, a bright, modern interior and four-star facilities.
Set high on Bournemouth’s famous East Cliff with splendid views across the bay, the Menzies East Cliff Court hotel, one of two Menzies hotels in Bournemouth, is the ideal location for business or relaxing getaways – and its family friendly.
The rooms are contemporary, great value and offer a comfortable en-suite bathroom as well as tea and coffee facilities, presenting the perfect choice for travellers. Complimentary Wireless Internet access and a TV are provided.
Check in at Belfast City Airport for your flight to Southampton. On arrival, you will be transferred by coach to your hotel in Bournemouth, stopping off en route in the delightful village of Lyndhurst, known as the capital of the New Forest.
This morning, you travel to the Isle of Wight and tour through its beautiful unspoilt countryside, with wonderful coastal views, and enjoy visits to some of its most enchanting towns and villages including Godshill the quintessential English Village, boasting some of the oldest architecture on the Isle of Wight and Shanklin, the most charming of traditional seaside resorts.
After breakfast, you travel to the cathedral city of Salisbury. You are free at your leisure to explore the famous Charter Market and the medieval city, with its historic streets, charming half-timbered buildings, characterful shopping streets and the UK's finest medieval cathedral.
Today you will visit the seaport town of Poole, where you are free at your leisure to soak up the bustling Quayside. Later in the day you will enjoy a tour of Dorset’s Jurassic Coast. You will also visit the village of Corfe Castle and the beautiful Dorset seaside resort of Swanage in Purbeck, before boarding the chain ferry from Studland to Sandbanks, the fourth most expensive place to live on the Planet.
After breakfast and checking out, you have the morning free to explore Bournemouth, one of the UK’s best loved seaside resorts. Later in the day you will meet your coach and visit Burley, where ponies and cattle roam freely around this lovely New Forest village. Afterwards, you will travel to Southampton Airport, to join the flight to Belfast City Airport.
Flight times: (correct at the time of print)
Outward: 10:50 am – arrive 12:15 pm
Return: 7:35 pm – arrive 9:05 pm