Experience a captivating journey through culture, nature, and history on this wonderful tour from our base in Bideford.
Day 1 We travel to north Devon making suitable refreshment stops along the way.
Day 2 This morning, our destination is Barnstaple, where you can explore the renowned Pannier Market. In the afternoon, we'll make our way to the pretty town of Ilfracombe. We return to our hotel via Saunton Sands, where we have a brief stop to take in the wonderful views.
Day 3 Discover the allure of Lynmouth, a scenic coastal resort known for its quaint narrow streets and the option to ride the cliff railway to Lynton. In the afternoon, we venture to Arlington Court, a beautiful Regency house set in an extensive estate, and home to the National Trust Carriage Museum.
Day 4 This morning we have free time in Bideford. In the afternoon, immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of RHS Garden Rosemoor, where early summer flowers are in full bloom.
Day 5 After breakfast, our journey home includes a stop at the magnificent Stonehenge. Explore the ancient Stone Circle, Neolithic houses, and an insightful exhibition as you step back in time to the world of prehistoric people who lived here 4,000 years ago
The historic Royal Hotel in Bideford offers Regency charm and riverside views, making it the perfect setting for an escape to North Devon. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, hairdryer, and hospitality tray. The hotel has free WiFi and a lift to some rooms.