Holiday Tour Details
Isle of Wight Description
This popular island sitting off the south coast of England is a glorious mix of gentle countryside, quaint villages and stunning coastline. The isle is famed as the holiday retreat of Queen Victoria and we visit Osborne House, her favourite holiday home.
Isle of Wight Itinerary
Tuesday We travel from Cornwall to Hampshire and sail to the Isle of Wight. We arrive at our hotel late in the afternoon and enjoy a welcome hot drink.
Wednesday Today we travel “Round the Island”. Our day begins at the famous Needles allowing time for a break and to see the chalk stacks rising out of the sea. We then visit Yarmouth for a lunch break and also have time in Cowes. There will be breathtaking scenery along the way.
Thursday Our day begins with a visit to Shanklin Old Town where the quaint cottages and thatched roofs give it a picture-book feel. Later we board the nostalgic carriages of the Isle of Wight Steam Railway for a peaceful journey through pretty countryside.
Friday A day at leisure in Ryde to stroll along the beach, enjoy the local attractions or explore the island independently.
Saturday We follow in the footsteps of royalty with a visit to Osborne House, the palatial holiday home of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. This beautiful spot offers an intimate glimpse of Royal Family life. We also include a visit to the beautiful church at Whippingham.
Sunday After breakfast we take the ferry back to the mainland and after a break for lunch, we complete the journey to Cornwall.
Isle of Wight Hotel
The three star Royal Esplanade Hotel is a beautiful Victorian listed building situated on the sea front.
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
Ride on Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Admission to Osborne House
Admission to Whippingham Church
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 £15 per person
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel