Bournemouth is a cosmopolitan seaside resort like no other, it perfectly combines breathtaking views, tranquil grade II listed gardens featuring beautiful floral displays, golden sandy beaches and a vibrant town centre that offers a vast selection of high streets shops, boutiques, restaurants and coffee shops. Bournemouth's 7 miles of golden sands boasts two piers; Bournemouth Pier having varied selection of attractions, entertainments and retail outlets and Boscombe Pier being a focal point for amazing views of the Isle of Wight and the Purbeck Hills at 750ft long.
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: 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.
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: 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.
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.
Perched on the town's East Cliff, in a leafy avenue with panoramic views of the Isle of Wight, and the Purbeck
Light, spacious lounges and public areas to relax and unwind with views of the outdoor pool and sea
Delicious, classic cuisine based on fabulous local produce
Regular live entertainment
Passenger lift to most rooms
Tastefully decorated, en-suite rooms with all modern facilities
Outdoor swimming pool