POOLE & THE ISLE OF PURBECK

The scenic and stylishness of Poole has created a playground for the rich but this beautiful costal town is best known for its large natural harbour and maritime history. This tour has time to enjoy the lovely old town as well as exploring neighbouring destinations and attractions of Dorset.

The three star Thistle Hotel Poole is located in a wonderful position on the quayside overlooking the harbour. It is contemporary in style and rooms have good facilities.

Itinerary

Monday We travel from Cornwall to Dorset and arrive at our hotel during the afternoon to a warm welcome. A leisurely break for lunch will be made en route.

Tuesday After time to enjoy the lovely Old Town of Poole, we make our way via the Sandbanks ferry to the Isle of Purbeck. You will have time to enjoy lunch in the lovely seaside town of Swanage before joining the nostalgic Swanage Rail steam train to Norden.

Wednesday Our journey will take us via Thomas Hardys home town of Dorchester on to Weymouth which sits on the fossil rich Jurassic Coast. There will be time to enjoy the town, have lunch and stroll along the lovely Georgian seafront.

Thursday Today begins with a morning visit to Bournemouth and time to enjoy its many attractions before returning to Poole for a 70 minute harbour cruise. This stunning natural harbour and Brownsea Island are a haven for nature and tourists alike.  

Friday After breakfast we leave Poole and make our way along the south coast. We have a lunch break in the seaside town of Seaton on the Jurassic coast before making our way back to Cornwall.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £100 per person

Home pick up £12 per person

£75 non-refundable deposit

Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel

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Total Price Includes:

Executive coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Porterage

Excursions as detailed

Ride on Swanage Rail steam train

Poole harbour cruise

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Monday 3rd to

Friday 7th September 2018

5 Day Tour

£399

For more details

please phone

01209 717152