|Travel by Coach|
|2 Included Excursions|
We’ll make our way from the interchange to Ilfracombe, where we’ll check in to the Dilkhusa Grand Hotel and will enjoy an evening meal. (D)
Days Two to Four:
Over the three full days we have in Ilfracombe we enjoy an included excursion. We take a trip to the bustling market town of Barnstaple. The town has a great food scene with fantastic seafood, which of course is all locally sourced. The Pannier Market is another highlight in the town, set within a beautiful market hall, it is a great place to pick up a souvenir of your visit.
We’ll also travel to Dartmoor, a wild and winding National Park, where you can feel real history in landscapes that haven’t changed in hundreds and sometimes thousands of years.
The other day is free for you to enjoy at your leisure in and around Ilfracombe. The town boasts fantastic seafood restaurants and a buzzing café culture, Lundy Island is close by and offers an opportunity to see puffins and seals or a short way down the coast is the beach at Woolacombe.
Today we return home via the interchange following breakfast and checkout at the hotel.
Dilkhusa Grand Hotel
The Dilhusa Grand is perfectly situated hotel in the centre of the attractive town of Ilfracombe very close to the high street which has a number of fantastic independent shops, bars and restaurants.
Just across the road from the hotel are the wonderful Jubilee Gardens which contain the fascinating Ilfracombe Museum and the Landmark theatre. Or if you are feeling a bit more active head to the top of Capstone Parade, the cliff that overlooks town for great views back across Ilfracombe.
The town is perfectly situated between Exmoor and the North Devon Heritage coast, both of which have stunning coastal views and an amazing variety of wildlife across the two regions. Especially easy to reach by both bus and car is the quaint resort of Woolacombe which is famous for its vast and pretty sandy beach.
In the hotel you can relax in modern bars and lounges with evening entertainment on a regular basis and enjoy plenty of dining options in the restaurant which has a wide ranging menu. The hotel in general is a great place to socialise and meet new friends which will ensure your trip to Ilfracombe is a memorable as possible.
Dartmoor National Park
Join our excursion travelling over beautiful Dartmoor National Park to Plymouth, with its combination of heritage and natural beauty.
Jaunt to Barnstaple
W enjoy a jaunt to Barnstaple, the bustling county town of North Devon, combining local history with a variety of shopping experience, including speciality shops, the traditional Pannier Market and the unusual Butcher’s Row.