Holiday Tour Details
Isle of Wight Description
The Isle of Wight is a mixture of fabulous attractions and spectacular scenery. From our base in the lovely town of Ryde, superbly situated overlooking the sparkling waters of the Solent, we explore the island that has delighted holidaymakers for centuries.
Isle of Wight Itinerary
Sunday We travel from Cornwall to Hampshire and board the ferry for the Isle of Wight. Upon arrival on the island we make our way to Ryde and our hotel.
Monday 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 where some breathtaking scenery is guaranteed.
Tuesday 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.
Wednesday Stepping into the footsteps of royalty we visit the beautiful Osborne House. The former home of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert is designed in an Italian Renaissance palazzo and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. We also visit the beautiful church at Whippingham where the full history is told at the visitors centre.
Thursday Our excursion today takes us to lovely Shanklin Old Village which contains some of the oldest dwellings on the Island. We also visit the islands prettiest village, Godshill. In the afternoon we visit the Isle of Wight Zoo, a sanctuary inside the former Sandown Fort on the coastline.
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 sea front.
Lift, porterage, wifi, hot drinks facilities and 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
Admission to Osborne House
Admission to Whippingham Church
Admission to Isle of Wight Zoo
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 £12 per person
£75 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel