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Historic South Coast

Historic South Coast

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Join us as we travel South to Paignton for our Historic South Coast Tour.  Spend free time in the resort, one of the brightest jewels in the English Rivieras crown. Explore the compact resort with easily accessible beachfront, promenade, and pier all within proximity to the shops making it an ideal holiday destination. This wonderful tour takes you on a historic journey with visits to former Cistercian monastery Forde Abbey and Gardens, walk in the footsteps of monks as we uncover a history spanning 900 years on a guided tour of the house. Journey to Buckland Abbey, an ancient gem in the Tavy Valley landscape, enjoy the peace and tranquility of the magnificent formal Elizabethan gardens.  Visit one of Torquay’s top attractions; Bygones, a treat for the senses, see, smell, and hear 100 years of history as you explore this unique attraction. Spend free time in the colourful seaside towns of Torquay and Lyme Regis. Take a scenic drive through Dartmoor National Park with a stop in the vibrant World Heritage town of Tavistock.  This itinerary packed tour has something for everyone, what are you waiting for?

 

Your Holiday Includes:

Door to door service

Porterage

Dinner, bed and breakfast

En-suite bedrooms

2 Nights entertainment

Entrance to Forde Abbey House and Gardens with a guided tour of the House

Entrance to Buckland Abbey and Gardens with a guided tour of the Abbey

Entrance to Bygones, Torquay

Excursions as specified.

Executive coach travel throughout

 

Single room supplement

   Nil Supplement (Limited Availability with no supplement).



Itinerary

Monday
Depart Leyland at 08.00hrs for our journey south to Devon and our hotel in Paignton with a suitable lunch stop en-route.

Tuesday - Friday

Full day - Morning visit to Forde Abbey with guided tour of the house followed by a trip to the coast in the afternoon and a stop in Lyme Regis in Dorset

Full Day - Morning visit to Buckland Abbey and Gardens with guided tour of the Abbey. Later in the afternoon travel to Tavistock for free time before returning to the hotel through the scenic Dartmoor National Park.

Full day at leisure in Paignton

Full day - Morning visit to Bygones, see, smell, and hear 100 years of history in this unique attraction, followed by free time in Torquay.

Saturday
Check out of our hotel following breakfast for our journey home with a suitable lunch stop en-route.

Single room supplement

       Nil Supplement (Limited Availability with no supplement).

      For Sole Use

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel

 The Redcliffe Hotel, Paignton

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Star Rating

 3 Star

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Website

  https://www.redcliffehotel.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Contact

 01803 526397

 

 

 



 

About the hotel

       Join us at the Redcliffe Hotel, the picturesque coastal retreat in the centre of Paignton, situated in one of the most enviable locations on the seafront overlooking Torbay’s sandy beach.  Discover the charm of the English Riviera as you make memories in this idyllic hotel with the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable stay. The 19th century hotel has an indoor swimming pool and is set within 3-acres of gardens. Guest bedrooms are traditional, comfortable, spacious rooms, a pleasant place to relax following a busy day exploring.



 

 

 

TV

 

Yes

Hairdryer

Yes

Lift

Yes

Wifi

Yes

Toiletries

 

Safety Deposit Box

 

AC

 

Pool

Yes

Gym

 

Golf

 

Iron

 

Tea/Cofee

Yes

Porterage

Yes



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Below is a list of coach joining points available on this tour. Please note, not all pick-ups are available on all departures.

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About Us

Ava Travel, based in Leyland, is a relatively new company specialising in the creation and operation of coach tour holidays throughout the UK and Europe.

Contact Us

Ava Travel (Leyland) Ltd
41 Hough Lane
Leyland, PR25 2SB
Office Opening Hours
Monday to Friday - 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 14:00, Sunday - Closed