Torquay - River & Railway
6 Day tour - Tour number AB9002
The stunning English Riviera boasts miles of spectacular coastline, picturesque villages and warm weather, making Torquay a popular destination.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
ItineraryCourtesy of Dartmouth Steam Railway
Day 1 Morning departure to Torquay arriving midafternoon for a five night stay.
Days 2 to 5 At leisure with one free day and the following included excursions:
● Day tour to Buckfastleigh and the famous abbey. The coach then takes you to the station, where you take the 30 minute steam train journey to Totnes. Here you join a boat that will cruise along the River Dart to Dartmouth, where you have free time before rejoining the coach to travel back to the hotel.
● Plymouth and Dartmoor – the route takes in the splendid scenery as you travel to Moretonhampstead, with its distinctive Almshouses dating from 1637, and Princetown the home of the infamous Dartmoor Prison and on to Plymouth.
● Day tour to the pretty seaside resort of Dawlish, a favourite of Jane Austen and Charles Dickens, with its red shingle beach and craggy cliffs. Then to Teignmouth with its two mile long esplanade.
Day 6 Breakfast, then depart for the city of Exeter for some free time before commencing the homeward journey.
Included in costIncluded in cost
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
River Dart cruise
Steam train ride
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