Bournemouth is extremely popular with tourists due to its huge range of activities and unrivalled position to the east of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Bournemouth's grade II listed gardens featuring beautiful floral displays, golden beaches and selection of high street shops, boutiques and eateries ensure there is so much to make your holiday memorable. Bournemouth boasts 7 miles of golden sands with two piers; Bournemouth Pier is packed with attractions and entertainment and Boscombe Pier provides spectacular views of Isle of Wight and the Purbeck Hills.
Arrival Day: After joining the coach via one of our departure points or our executive Door2Door service, you will be introduced to your professional driver and whisked away in comfort to beautiful Bournemouth. We aim to arrive between 3-4pm so that you can relax before your evening meal and settle down for your first night.
Full Day Excursion: Today we travel north, crossing the borders of Wiltshire, to Salisbury; a beautiful cathedral city surrounded by quintessential English landscape, steeped in fascinating architecture and history. With timbered buildings, an Early English Gothic Cathedral home to the famous Magna Carta, a thriving market, a buzzing arts scene, museums and some of England's finest historic houses lining it's streets, there are many things for you waiting to be explored. Within the Cathedral Close you'll find Arundells, Mompesson House, The Rifles Military Museum and the award-winning Salisbury Museum with its new Wessex Gallery.
Free Day in Resort: Free time to explore and enjoy your holiday resort, Bournemouth. If you are feeling adventurous why not stroll through Bournemouth's award winning, grade II listed lower, central and upper gardens and take a ride on Bournemouth's balloon where you can enjoy panoramic views from 500ft in the air. For those feeling energetic, why not take part in the Pier to Pier walk; a scenic stroll along the promenade from Bournemouth or Boscombe Pier to the other.
Full Day Excursion: After breakfast we depart for a real treat of a tour offering views of beautiful landscapes and historical monuments. We journey west around the coast through Stoborough Heath and Hartland Moor Natural Nature Reserves, renowned for their spectacular mosaics of open heathland and bogs which support some of England's rarest wildlife. Our first stop is Corfe Village with it's local Purbeck grey limestone architecture, impressive church and selection of shops and eateries clustered around the square. Marvel at the dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle standing proudly above the village on a Purbeck hillside. We re-commence our journey and head to the Purbeck Heritage coast and the famous beauty spot of Lulworth Cove, graced with the striking limestone arch of Durdle Door.
Departure Day: Make the most of the wonderful food that is on offer for breakfast this morning. After a fabulous holiday, it's time to bid farewell to your hosts and Bournemouth for your journey home, taking wonderful memories with you.
Only a few minutes stroll from the sandy beaches and interesting shops
Constant high level of service in warm and friendly relaxed surroundings
?Tastefully decorated en-suite guest rooms with flat screen TV's, tea and coffee facilities, hairdryer and free WIFI
Regular live entertainment
Leisure facilities include snooker room, darts, plus a good selection of lounge games available
Comfortable and attractive dining room serving best quality cuisine
Guest lift serving most rooms