Bournemouth and more
Bournemouth is famous for its sandy beaches, and spending time by the sea take a stroll along Bournemouth Pier, which offers beautiful views of the coastline. Enjoy visits to Weymouth, Salisbury & Shaftsbury.
YOUR HOTEL: The Bournemouth Carlton Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western is situated on the quiet East Cliff of Bournemouth offering spectacular sea views and a bright, modern interior. The hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from the seven miles of golden beaches in Bournemouth and a ten-minute walk from the town centre. Bedrooms include flat screen TV’s with free view and free Wi-Fi. Guests have use of the Waves Health and Leisure Club which has an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym. There is a lift.
MONDAY: Depart from your home area in the morning to arrive Best Western Bournemouth Carlton Hotel in the afternoon.
TUESDAY: A day of leisure for you to explore Bournemouth. Take a stroll along the shore and enjoy lunch at a seafront pub or explore the delightful gardens and watch the world go by.
WEDNESDAY: Dorchester, the county town of Dorset, is our destination this morning. The town is the fictional ‘Casterbridge’ of Hardy’s novels and after time here we head off to Weymouth along the coast road through Abbotsbury, home of the famous Swannery. Weymouth is a resort with lots of character – take a stroll along the Esplanade or explore the interesting harbour area.
THURSDAY: Full day tour to Salisbury and Shaftesbury. Salisbury’s history dates back to the Iron Age, but it is best known for having the tallest cathedral spire in England along with a well-preserved medieval town with many wooden buildings. We continue past the ancient and mystical Stonehenge on our way to Shaftesbury, a picturesque village.
FRIDAY: Leaving the hotel after breakfast we head for home.
PRICE PER PERSON: £440
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: £80 6 Available
PRICE INCLUDES: Pick up from local area or car parking on our premises (Please state when booking as this is less time on the coach). Executive air-conditioned coach travel with toilet. Half board accommodation.