Highlights:Lulworth Cove, Swanage & Swange Railway, Corfe Castle, New Forest, Beaulieu Palace House & Estate
This lovely south coast tour is based in the popular seaside resort of Bournemouth, ideally situated to discover the scenic wonders of Dorset and the impressive Beaulieu Palace House and Estate. With so much to explore, from its two piers, popular town centre and many attractive gardens to miles of beaches and lovely promenade, Bournemouth really is the complete resort and with a great selection of sightseeing excursions on its doorstep, it really is the jewel in the crown of the sunny south coast.
FULL DAY: A full day excursion as we pass through the Dorset countryside to pause at Lulworth Cove before reaching the little resort of Swanage on the tip of the Isle of Purbeck. After free time to explore we board the Swanage Railway and cross six miles of beautiful countryside, passing the magnificent ruins of Corfe Castle.
FULL DAY: Our full day tour today heads off deep into the New Forest - famous for its wild ponies - to arrive at Beaulieu Palace House and Estate. Experience over 800 years of heritage and explore the stately home, the world famous National Motor Museum and the 13th century Abbey all surrounded by picturesque gardens.
FREE DAY TO EXPLORE: Spend a day exploring Bournemouth at your leisure - with its two thousand acres of colourful parks and gardens, seven glorious miles of sandy beaches and two piers you’ll be more than spoilt for choice!
- Free local joining points
- Collect Coach Miles
- All coach travel
- Reserved seats on tour coaches
- Tour Manager escorted
- Hotel accommodation and board as stated
- No single room supplement
- Excursions/itinerary as stated
- Admission fees and entertainment if stated
- Complete luggage handling
- Price-Back Insurance Offer
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Riviera Hotel Bournemouth
The Riviera in Bournemouth is located in the Alum Chine area and offers fabulous views across Poole Bay.
- Lounge bar with dance floor, sea view restaurant
- En-suite bedrooms
- Free Wi-Fi
- Indoor pool, spa bath, and games room
- Leisure Garden
- Full breakfast and three course evening dinner plus tea or coffee
- Three nights entertainment