Portsmouth, South downs and Isle of Wight
Thu 01 October 2020
SOUTH DOWNS, PORTSMOUTH AND THE ISLE OF WIGHT
Portsmouth is now one of England's premier waterfront destinations couple that with the Historic Dockyard and this city gas much to offer. The nearby Isle of Wight sits as a magnet across the Solent and also on the doorstep is Britain's newest National Park, the South Downs where rolling countryside ends in spectacular cliffs.
We leave Cumbria and head South making a Coffee and lunch stops en route to our hotel just outside Portsmouth where Dinner is served.
We head into Portsmouth for an included visit to the Historic Naval Dockyards where HMS Victory lies in dry dock and the Mary Rose exhibition is housed. Later we head to the nearby Waterfront where a visit to the
top of The Spinnaker Tower is a must. Along the waterfront are many restaurants and enough shopping to keep even the most dedicated shopper happy. We return along the shore at Southsea to the hotel for Dinner.
Today we head inland for a guided tour of the South downs which are characterised by rolling chalk hills, deep wooded glens, unspoilt villages and shimmering sea. Comfort and lunch stops through the day. We return to our hotel for Dinner.
Today we make the short journey to Portsmouth harbour for the ferry crossing to the Isle of Wight for a full day tour of the Island visiting the towns, villages and attractions on the Island. We catch a late
afternoon ferry back to Portsmouth and return to our hotel for Dinner.
We depart for the home ward journey we make comfort and lunch stops en route arriving back in Cumbria late afternoon.
The Langstone House Hotel is located on a harbour side setting of Hayling Island and offers a comfortable place to base our trip with an area of outstanding natural beauty on its doorstep.
4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Entry to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Full day guided tour of South Downs
Return ferry crossing to Isle of Wight
Executive coach travel throughout
£ per person based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom
Single supplement £
1 October 2020 (5 days)