Take in the breath-taking views of Exmoor whilst enjoying a journey on the West Somerset Railway – the longest Heritage Railway in England – On this break we also a guided tour of Chambercombe Manor, followed by Cream Tea, and a finger buffet lunch at Castle Hill Gardens. As well as excursions to Woolacombe, Barnstaple and Lynton.
DURING YOUR STAY
Day 1 – Following door-to-door pickups we travel to our hotel with a couple of comfort breaks along the way. Tea and coffee will be served on our arrival at the hotel in Ilfracombe, and during our there will be nightly entertainment provided.
Day 2 – After a break in Woolacombe we travel to nearby Chambercombe Manor, a Norman Tudor house which dates back to the 11th century. Here we have arranged for a guided tour followed by free time to explore the gardens and a Cream Tea.
Day 3 – Enjoy a free day in Ilfracombe. After a leisurely stroll on the unique Tunnel Beaches you could visit the award-winning Ilfracombe Aquarium or the fascinating Ilfracombe Museum.
Day 4 – We visit Castle Hill Gardens for free time. Truly a ‘garden for all seasons’ enjoy a leisurely walk before sitting down to a light finger buffet lunch. This afternoon we enjoy free time in Barnstaple.
Day 5 – This morning we drive to Bishops Lydeard where we board the West Somerset Railway to the medieval village of Dunster. We enjoy free time here before we continue to Lynton.
Day 7 – At leisure
Day 6 – After breakfast we travel home with one or two refreshment stops along the way.
Imperial Hotel, Ilfracombe
6 nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast
Tea/Coffee on arrival
Entertainment every evening
Cream Tea & light lunch
Free time in Woolacombe, Ilfracombe, Barnstaple, Dunster & Lynton
Admission to Chambercombe Manor & Castle Hill Gardens
Steam train journey on West Somerset Railway
SKILLS REF: LBIL Route: D9
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Sun 04 June 7 £519 £50