5 day plus tours

Our first Turkey & Tinsel break takes us to the t city of Bournemouth, known for having 7 miles of beaches and some stunning Victorian architecture, Join us for a visit frrm Santa, an excusrion to the New Forest and plenty of Christmas fare.

Our next Turkey & Tinsel tour takes us to North Devon's premier resort of Ilfracombe, with the chance to visit the Dartington Crystal Factory, take a ride on the water powered cliff railway at Lynton and enjoy excursions to Barnstaple and Exmoor Park.

   
 
   

We start the year of 2020 with a February House Party in the one of the Country's most visit cities, the Costal resort of Blackpool. With drinks offers, a lunch, afternoon tea and entertainment laid on, it will be a packed week with 3 half day excusrions.

The City of Liverpool is so much more than just the Beatles, but no visit would be complete without a guided tour of their home City. We also visit Ness Botanic Gardens, Port Sunlight and include tickets for the iconic Mersey Ferry and Explorer Bus.

 
 
   
We're not just travelling to the Northerley most point in the UK, we go beyond with a trip to Orkney. After an overnight stop in Gretna Green, we also visit The Castle of Mey, former home of the Queen Mother and take a tour of Caithness
Our tour to the Lake District takes in two boat cruises, on Windermere and Ullswater, a drive over the Kirkstone Pass and a visit to Dalemain Mansion and Historic Garden. There will also be visits to Grassmere and the town of Keswick
 
   
   

Based in one of the oldest seaside resorts in the UK, we take in all forms of transport including a steam train ride, the Yorkshire Aviation Museum, the National Railway Museum and the fascinating Scarborough Fair Collection

Our tour to North Devon takes in some of the most stunning tourist atractions, virtually on our doorstep. From the RHS Rosemoor Gardens to Dunster Castle and the West Somerset Steam Railway to Hartland Abbey, this tour covers it all.
   
   
   
Our tour to Switzerland takes us back to one of our favourite hotels, the Family run Hotel Engel set in the village of Emmetten high above the stunning Lake Lucerne. Take in the views from some of the best roads in Europe and form the to of the Klewenalp.
Eastbourne remains ever popular and our Summertime visit includes some free time to explore, entry to the unique Brighton Pavillion, Parham House & Gardens, a tour & tasting at a local vineyard and a visit to the site of the historic battle of 1066,

 

   
   
   

Our tour to South Wales is based on the Glamorganshire Coast, but takes in some of the best that the Brecon National Park has to offer, including the recently extended Mountain Railway as well as a tour of the fascinating Royal Mint and Dyffryn Gardens.

Our tour of Austria takes us back to the village of Kirchberg, and the fabulous Lifthotel, for an inclusive tour, with visits to the Eagles Nest and the Krimml Falls, and drives through the some of the most spectacular scenery you will ever see.

   

   
   

For our first 5 day Turkey & Tinsel tour we return to Eastbourne, to see the City in a different light, and enjoy some leisurely scenic drives through the South Downs National Park and the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Our second 5 day Turkey & Tinsel tour takes us to Torquay, and includes visits to Buckfastleigh Abbey, the unique House of Marblesand excursions to nearby Newton Abbott, Dartmouth and Totnes.
   
   
   
 

Our 2021 tour program starts with a House Party in Cornwall's premier beach resort of Newquay, with visits to the Eden Project and Port Isaac, home of Doc Martin and the Fisherman's Friends Choir, whilst enjoying the included drinks package