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Paignton Plus Catch And Cook

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  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach
Paignton plus Catch and Cook

  • Enjoy an evening cruise and one of the freshest dishes you will ever eat!

  • Catch your supper, learn how to prepare it and cook it on the barbecue!

  • Travel across Dartmoor to visit Plymouth where we take a harbour cruise

  • Trip on the South Devon Railway

  • Relax in seaside Paignton

Enjoy a taste of the English Riviera, where you can enjoy some of the freshest and finest seafood on the planet. On this trip you'll enjoy the delicacies on an evening trip to catch and cook your own supper. All the equipment is supplied and you’ll head out to sea to catch, prepare and cook your fish on the barbecue!

You'll have time to relax in the surroundings of pretty Paignton and discover the other nearby towns of Torquay and superb Dartmouth. We'll also take another excursion to explore the town of Plymouth which is known for its history and stunning harbour, known as one of the most spectacular anywhere on earth.

PRICE FROM ? £274 per person
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Today we travel by luxury coach to Paignton. Onboard you’ll enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and Roadshow, our onboard entertainment system. After check-in at the hotel you’ll enjoy a delicious three course evening meal. (Dinner)

Tuesday to Thursday:

You’ll spend the next three days in and around Paignton and explore on your included excursions plus time at leisure to discover the town itself. Included excursions are a trip across Dartmoor to Plymouth where we take a harbour cruise, a journey aboard the South Devon Railway and an evening Catch & Cook trip. (Breakfast, Dinner)


Time to say goodbye today, after a delicious cooked breakfast at the hotel you’ll check out and get back aboard your luxury coach for the journey home. (Breakfast)

Esplanade Hotel

  • Stay close to the seafront of the English Riviera in the scenic town of Paignton

  • Relax and enjoy evening entertainment in the Hotel’s Riviera Suite

  • Easily reach lively Torquay and stunning Dartmouth by train or car

With fantastic views over nearby Paignton Beach and the centre of the town just a five minute walk away the Esplanade Hotel is the perfect location for a fantastic Cornish seaside holiday.

Paignton’s main beach is just a five minute walk from the hotel while Paignton Pier and quieter Goodrington Beach are both just a 10 minute walk away. The centre of the town has a number of great cafes, restaurants and bars selling fantastic and delicious food, great for relaxing and taking time out from a busy day of seaside fun, just a five minute walk from the hotel.

The town’s train station is a short walk away and from here you can reach the vibrant town of Torquay in 10 minutes and historic Exeter in less than an hour, driving times are similar. The station is also the start point for the Dartmouth steam railway, which will take you into the magnificent South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and along the River Dart to Dartmouth. The town is filled with beautiful pedestrianised streets, colourful houses and ancient churches with great views out across the river to the sea.

In the hotel you can enjoy delicious meals in the modern restaurant which operates a wide and varied menu.

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Full Day Plymouth and harbour cruise - Included

Full Day excursion travelling across the wilds of Dartmoor National Park via Princetown, the highest town on the moor, to reach Plymouth where we visit the Barbican. Here you can learn about the place from where Sir Francis Drake and the Pilgrim Father's sailed from as well as exploring the narrow cobbled streets. We also enjoy an informative harbour cruise.

Half Day South Devon Railway - Included

S sightseeing trip is in store today as we take to the tracks and embark on a wonderful journey on the scenic South Devon Railway.

Catch and Cook in Paignton - Included

Enjoy an evening Catch & Cook trip with Funfish Tours. Fishing gear is supplied so you can catch your supper, learn how to prepare it and cook it on the barbecue!

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