• ISLE OF WIGHT

    Saturday 15th to Saturday 22nd August 2020 – (8 days)

ISLE OF WIGHT

Saturday 15th to Saturday 22nd August 2020 – (8 days)

Take the time to rediscover the Isle of Wight on this lovely tour. With a shoreline dotted with sandy beaches, stunning cliffs and unique visitor attractions, it’s easy to see why it has been a popular destination since Victorian times.

HOLIDAY DETAILS

Price Includes:
  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • 7 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
  • Return Ferry Crossings
  • Train Ride
  • Excursions as stated
  • Door to door pick up

Coach Trip OutboundOutbound – Saturday 15th August

Inbound – Saturday 22nd AugustCoach Trip Inbound

£570 per person £30 Single Supplement

ITINERARY

Saturday

After our door to door service collects you from home we have an early morning departure that sees us travelling south to Southampton for our ferry to Cowes. We then make our way to the Queensmead Hotel, Shanklin, arriving in time for dinner.

 Excursions will include:

  • A morning visit to Newport, the islands capital, for the local market. In the afternoon we head to Cowes at the mouth of the River Medina with its many sailing boats and yacht clubs.
  • We board our coach for a tour of the west side of the island which boasts spectacular coastline and stunning scenery, affording plenty of magnificent views. We travel via Ventnor to the Isle of Wight’s most famous landmark, Needles Park which boasts fabulous ocean views and is home to the iconic chair lift which operates from the cliff top at Alum Bay down to the beach where we can see the Needles Rocks and coloured sand. We then continue to Yarmouth making our way back to the hotel.
  • A morning visit to the picture postcard village of Godshill with its quaint thatched cottages. Afternoon at leisure in Shanklin with chance to explore this charming seaside town.
  • We head to Havenstreet and board our Steam Train and take in the idyllic view of the islands unspoilt countryside. We then continue to Ryde. In addition to an expanse of sandy beaches which stretch right along the town, there’s a great selection of boutique shops, museums and galleries for you to visit.
  • 2 days at leisure in Shanklin.

Saturday

Enjoy a hearty English breakfast before we say goodbye to Queensmead, leaving with fond memories of our holiday on the Isle of Wight. On arrival in local areas taxis will be waiting to take you to your front door.

THE QUEENSMEAD HOTEL

This Victorian hotel provides friendly, family-run hospitality. All rooms are en-suite with TV and tea/coffee making facilities. There is an enclosed heated outdoor swimming pool, with patio for sunbathing or to enjoy a morning coffee or afternoon tea. The period style dining room provides a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere in which to enjoy home cooked food. After a day exploring the island you can relax in the spacious bar lounge that overlooks the pretty colourful gardens. Entertainment will be provided on several evenings. Dinner is included each evening offering a choice of home cooked food and of course a full English breakfast is served every morning. Please note the hotel has no lift.

All tours subject to alterations and booking conditions.

Want to know more? Call us today on 01257 480979 (Ext 2) to speak to a team member.