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ABOUT THE TOUR

The Best of Devon and Cornwall - St. Ives and Torquay

Cornish cream tea or Devonshire cream tea? Why decide, when you can enjoy both on our fantastic twin centre break taking in the best of the South West. Stay in beautiful St Ives for 3 nights and the ever-popular Torquay for four nights, and explore the pretty coastal towns that Devon and Cornwall are so famous for, along with a visit to the fascinating Eden Project.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 3 nights hotel with English breakfast and 3 evening meals in St. Ives
  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast and 4 evening meals in Torquay
  • 5 included excursions
  • Local Joining Points
  • Porterage at the hotel

8 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the St. Ives Bay Hotel, St. Ives for three nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: North Cornish Coast and Cream Tea

    Cornwall is famous for many things, including its pretty coastal towns, its cream teas and its cider – and today you can enjoy all three!

    We explore the beautiful Atlantic Coast, then call at Healey's Cyder Farm, before enjoying a traditional Cornish cream tea – jam first, then cream!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Portreath

    Portreath

    Included Highlights

    • North Cornish Coast
  • Day 3: Falmouth

    On the south coast of Cornwall, Falmouth is a bustling harbour town which captures the spirit of the sea. Known for its deep water harbour, why not take a short cruise here, or simply enjoy the wealth of attractions throughout the town.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Falmouth

    Falmouth

    Included Highlights

    • Falmouth
  • Day 4: St. Ives to Torquay, via the Eden Project

    Today we wave farewell to Cornwall, but not before stopping at the Eden Project, one of the most popular attractions in the region. Experience the sights, smells and scale of the rainforests in Rainforest Biome, amble amongst orange and lemon trees in the Mediterranean Biome, and in the 30-acre outdoor garden, discover a wide variety of plants that flourish in the Cornish sunshine.

    We then continue onto Torquay in Devon and the 3-star Torbay Hotel, which is our base for the next four nights.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Eden Project

    Eden Project

    Included Highlights

    • Eden Project
  • Day 5: Day at Leisure or Teignmouth

    Relax in the hotel, explore delightful Torquay at leisure, or why not join our optional excursion to Teignmouth, a pretty Georgian town set against a backdrop of the Dartmoor Hills?

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Teignmouth

    Teignmouth

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    • Teignmouth

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 6: Plymouth, Cream Tea and Cruise

    Take a trip to Plymouth where we visit the historic Barbican and take a harbour cruise to admire this bustling town from the water.

    Back on dry land, we visit Princetown where a delicious Devon cream tea is waiting – cream first, then jam!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Cream Tea

    Cream Tea

    Included Highlights

    • Plymouth, Cream Tea and Cruise
  • Day 7: Exeter

    We travel via the beautiful Teign Valley to Exeter, with its Gothic cathedral, cobbled streets and medieval history, sitting alongside its modern and contemporary shopping centre.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Exeter Cathedral

    Exeter Cathedral

    Included Highlights

    • Exeter Cathedral
  • Day 8:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Hotels

You will stay for three nights at the St. Ives Bay Hotel in St. Ives, then four nights in the Torbay Hotel in Torquay.

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.

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