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Torquay and the English Riveria

Torquay and the English Riveria

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South Devon beckons with a classic seaside resort,- Torquay. We start by visiting Paignton and board a steam-train which takes us along a delightful stretch of coastline to Kingswear, where we catch the ferry to Dartmouth. In the afternoon we visit the Royal Naval College, Sir Walter Raleigh’s Boathouse, and Greenway Quay – all on a one-hour cruise! There will be some free time in the historic city of Plymouth, which is famous for Sir Francis Drake who headed out to sea to defeat the Spanish Armada. The return jourey through Dartmoor National Park to absorb some stunning scenery. We spend a day soaking up the atmosphere, the parks, the gardens and all that Torquay has to offer.

 

Headland Hotel, Torquay****

This beautiful 3-star family-run seaside hotel, formerly the Russian Royal Family’s home in Torquay, sits majestically looking out to sea. The hotel has 2 acres of grounds overlooking Meadfoot Beach, with a newly-built Gallery Lounge and sea-view terrace. The spacious elegant Romanoff Restaurant has been awarded with an AA Rosette. All&#0;bedrooms include TV, tea/coffee facilities and hairdryer. The hotel has a lift.

 

Price includes

  • Door to door pick up service

  • Elite coach travel

  • 4 nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast

  • Entertainment each night at the hotel

  • Paignton and Dartmoor Steam Railway

  • Ferry crossing from Kingswear

  • A day at Leisure in Torquay

  • An afternoon hour long river cruise

  • A historic visit to the City of Plymouth

Day 1

Travel to Torquay for a 4 night stay.

Day 2

Paignton, board a steam train along a delightful stretch
of coastline to Kingswear, from where you catch the foot passenger
ferry to the historic maritime town of Dartmouth, with its ancient
narrow streets, boutique shops and art galleries. In the afternoon, you
could enjoy spectacular views of castles, the Britannia Royal Naval
College, Sir Walter Raleigh's Boathouse, Greenway Quay and the estate
of the late Dame Agatha Christie, all on a one hour circular harbour/
river cruise from Dartmouth or continue to the historic town of Totnes.

Day 3

Excursion to the historic, maritime city of Plymouth, famous
for Sir Frances Drake, who apparently finished a game of bowls on
Plymouth Hoe, before heading out to sea and defeating the Spanish
Armada. Return on a picturesque journey through the heart of the
Dartmoor National Park, famed for its ponies and stunning scenery.

Day 4

Soak up the atmosphere, the parks, the gardens and all that
Torquay has to offer or alternatively, travel to Brixham, a traditional
fishing port with a beautiful harbour. Here you will find pretty colourwashed
cottages and narrow, winding streets that overlook the
harbour, rows of colourful craft and a replica of the Golden Hind, the
vessel in which Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe.

Day 5

Reluctantly, it's time for home

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Headland Hotel, Torquay****

This beautiful 3-star family-run seaside hotel, formerly the Russian Royal Family’s home in Torquay, sits majestically looking out to sea. The hotel has 2 acres of grounds overlooking Meadfoot Beach, with a newly-built Gallery Lounge and sea-view terrace. The spacious elegant Romanoff Restaurant has been awarded with an AA Rosette. All&#0;bedrooms include TV, tea/coffee facilities and hairdryer. The hotel has a lift.

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