Door 2 Tour

Coach Holidays, Escorted Tours & Events

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Glorious Devon

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK10152

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

Holiday Highlights

• Steam Train ride to Kingswear

• River cruise along the beautiful Dart Valley

• Free time in Torquay

• Free time in maritime city of Plymouth

• Visit to the historic city of Exeter

PRICE FROM ? £369 per person
Plan My Trip

Monday
We depart for the journey to Devonto arrive in Torquay in the early afternoon forthe next 4 nights dinner, bed and breakfast.After settling in to the hotel the rest of the dayis free to enjoy the local area.

Tuesday
We drive to Paignton and board thesteam train bound for Kingswear. Here we crossthe Dart Estuary to the attractive port ofDartmouth. Many period dramas and films havebeen shot around the town’s old quays andnarrow streets. After some free time here weboard a river cruise for the journey up thebeautiful Dart Valley as far as the market townof Totnes. We then return to Torquay by coach.

Wednesday
Enjoy a day at leisure.

Thursday
Today we head for the wild expansesof Dartmoor passing the market town ofMoretonhampstead and Princetown, home tothe infamous Dartmoor Prison. Finally we arriveat the maritime city of Plymouth where the restof the day is free for sightseeing. You can visitthe striking Plymouth Hoe where Sir Francis Drake played bowls before defeating theSpanish Armada or wander around theElizabethan Barbican from where the PilgrimFathers set sail for America. Alternatively, themodern shopping centre is well worth a visit

Friday
Our brief visit to Devon is over too soonas we make our way along the coast to Dawlishand then to the historic city of Exeter for a visit.Departing in the afternoon we then travel home.

Other Information

Your Hotel

The Derwent Hotel NEW HOTEL

The Derwent hotel is located a few minutes walk from Torquay's seafront.

Hotel facilities include luxury spa, leisure complex, gym and indoor

and outdoor swimming pools. • All bedrooms are en-suite with

TV, telephone, Wi-Fi and tea/coffee making facilities.

Most bedrooms are accessible by a lift.

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