For many years now the Isle of Wight has been a popular destination amongst our passengers. Returning to the Trouville Hotel in Sandown, we enjoy miles of beaches as well as included excursions to the famous Needles, one of the most photographed areas on the Isle of Wight and the Mottistone Gardens.
DURING YOUR STAY
Day 1 – After door-to-door pick-ups we join the coach and travel south, catching a ferry across to the Isle of Wight.
Day 2 –This morning, we visit the National Trust’s Mottistone Gardens, set in a sheltered valley this magical garden is full of surprises, with shrub-filled banks, hidden pathways and colourful herbaceous borders. After, we head to The Needles where you can admire The Needles Rocks and Trinity Lighthouse – the Isle of Wight’s most famous landmark.
Day 3 – Sitting on the southern coast of the Isle of Wight, Sandown is famed for its traditional British seafront and pier. With a range of great attractions you are free to spend today however you wish.
Day 4 – After breakfast, we head to the seaside resort of Shanklin, where over 70% of the area is classed as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Followed by an afternoon in Steephill Cove, located on the ‘sunny south side of the Isle of Wight! You’ll definitely want to bring your camera along to capture this traditional, unspoilt fishing cove.
Day 5 – This morning, we take you to Ryde, the largest town on the island for free time. Later we have arranged a journey on the award-winning Isle of Wight Steam Railway from Wootton to Smallbrook. So, settle back in beautifully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages and enjoy the view of some of the island’s unspoilt countryside.
Day 6 – After breakfast we catch the ferry and continue our journey home.
Trouville Hotel, Sandown ***
Situated on Sandown’s seafront, the Trouville Hotel is the ideal location for an Isle of Wight Break.
Return ferry travel
5 nights dinner, bed and breakfast
Entertainment each night
Free time in Sandown and Shanklin
Visit to the Needles and Steephill Cove
Admission to Mottistone Gardens
Free time in Ryde
Journey on the Isle of Wight Steam Valley Railway (July & Sept only)
SKILLS REF: LXIW
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Sat 22nd September 6 £529 NIL