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Lynton and West Somerset Railway

5 days - from only £339pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Lynton and West Somerset Railway

Once known as the ‘Little Switzerland of England’, Lynton is set in an amazingly beautiful part of the country with colourful heather set against spectacular cliff faces and tumbling waterfalls cascading down to the sea.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the Valley of the Rocks Hotel, Lynton for four nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: West Somerset Railway and Minehead

    Excursion travelling across Exmoor to join the West Somerset Railway. Take in the glorious scenery as we gently roll back the years on our journey beside the Quantock Hills.

    We also enjoy free time in the popular seaside resort of Minehead.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Minehead

    Minehead
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    Included Highlights

    • West Somerset Railway
    • Minehead
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or Barnstaple

    Relax in Lynton, or join our optional excursion to Barnstaple, full of pretty alleyways and courtyards. Be sure to visit the Victorian style Pannier Market, with its traditional atmosphere and unique Butcher’s Row.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Barnstaple

    Barnstaple

    Optional Excursions

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

    2022
    • Barnstaple
    TBC

    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 4: Exmoor National Park and Dunster

    Scenic drive into Exmoor National Park, calling at Dunster, a village steeped in medieval history and home to over 200 listed buildings.

    We also call at seaside Watchet.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Dunster

    Dunster

    Included Highlights

    • Dunster
    • Exmoor National Park
  • Day 5:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £69.00 (5 days).

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the 3-star Valley of Rocks Hotel in Lynton.
  • Valley Of Rocks Hotel

    Stay at the heart of a national nature reserve, among the spectacular scenery of the North Devon Coast. The grand, Grade II listed Valley of Rocks hotel is situated in an idyllic clifftop location in the quaint village of Lynton, from which you can descend to picturesque Lymouth via the Cliff Railways funicular train. The hotel boasts a superb range of facilities including its attractive Grand Atrium lounge, refurbished reception and bar area, and lovely, comfortable bedrooms. The restaurant serves sumptuous breakfast and evening meals, while midday meals are available in the bar area. One of the most well-placed hotels in Lynton, the warm and friendly atmosphere is sure to make your stay one to remember.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • Fully Health and Safety Compliant
    • TV
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
    • Telephone
    • Smoke Detectors in Every Room

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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