West Country Rail and Sail

Mon 21 September 2020

5 days

WEST COUNTRY RAIL AND SAIL

A tour which takes in the colourful countryside of North Devon and Somerset together with coastal resorts. We experience a horse drawn barge journey and a ride on the West Somerset Railway.

Day One
We leave Cumbria and head South making a Coffee stop and lunch stops en route to our hotel in Tiverton where Dinner is served tonight.

Day Two
The morning free to discover Tiverton before we take a gentle cruise along the Grand Western Canal by horse drawn barge. We experience the peace and tranquillity of the journey while we have tea and scones served to us. We return to the hotel through the local countryside and quaint villages. Dinner in the hotel.

Day Three
We join the West Somerset Railway at Bishops Lydeyard for a journey on the longest Steam Railway in the country through the Quantock Hills to Minehead one of England's best seaside towns. We have time to explore
before our coach journey back across Exmoor to the hotel for Dinner.

Day Four
A full day on the road as we head across the County of Devon to the southern coast and visit the towns of Seaton and Sidmouth making short stops before we spend the afternoon in the City of Exeter with its fine
Cathedral, High Street and interesting shops. We return to the hotel for Dinner

Day Five
We begin our journey home making comfort and lunch stops en route before arriving back in Cumbria early evening

Our hotel
The Best Western Tiverton Hotel has 69 bedrooms all set to a high standard and where warm smiles and great service are also standard

Package includes
4 Nights Dinner , Bed and Breakfast
Horse Drawn Barge Trip with tea and scones
Single journey on West Somerset Steam Railway
Visits to Minehead, Sidmouth and Exeter
Executive coach travel throughout

Price
£ per person based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom
Single supplement £

Date
21 September 2020 (5 days)

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