Holiday Tour Details
Isle of Wight Description
The Isle of Wight is a glorious island located just five miles off the south coast. We stay in the popular town of Ryde, superbly situated overlooking the sparkling waters of the Solent. It provides the perfect base from which we explore the islands lovely villages, sandy beaches and array of historic sites.
Isle of Wight Itinerary
Sunday We travel from Cornwall to Hampshire and board the ferry for the Isle of Wight. Upon arrival we make our way to Ryde and our hotel.
Monday Our coach will take us to the Isle of Wight Steam Railway where the majestic steam engines, quiet rural stations and traditionally uniformed staff will give enduring memories of a special day out. We also visit the pretty village of Godshill.
Tuesday This morning we begin with a visit to the pretty town of Ventnor, a Victorian town with a Mediterranean feel. We then move onto Shanklin Old Village which contains some of the oldest dwellings on the Island. There will be time to explore and have lunch before we visit Brading Roman Villa, one of the finest Roman sites in the UK.
Wednesday Today is free to explore the Victorian town of Ryde. The town has many attractions and delights of its own but also has excellent transport links for those of us who wish to venture further afield.
Thursday A full day excursion “Round the Island” travelling along “The Back of the Wight” from Sandown via Ventnor to the famous Needles allowing time for lunch. We continue our journey via Yarmouth to Cowes, some breathtaking scenery is guaranteed.
Friday After a good breakfast we depart our hotel for the short drive to the ferry and then return to Cornwall arriving home early evening.
Isle of Wight Hotel
The three star Royal Esplanade Hotel is a beautiful Victorian listed building situated on the seafront in Ryde.
Wifi, lift, porterage, hot drink facilities & entertainment
Isle of Wight Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Free optional travel insurance
5 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome drink on arrival
Excursions as detailed
Return journey on Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Admission to Brading Roman Villa
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
Isle of Wight Further Information
Limited number of single rooms at no supplement
Home pick up £25 per person
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel