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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: Dunster, Minehead and West Somerset Railway

    Excursion travelling across beautiful Exmoor, calling at medieval Dunster, home to over 200 listed buildings. We continue to the popular seaside town of Minehead and join the West Somerset Railway. Take in the glorious scenery of the Quantock Hills from the tracks as we gently roll back the years on this nostalgic journey.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    West Somerset Railway

    West Somerset Railway
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    Included Highlights

    • Dunster
    • West Somerset Railway
    • Minehead
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or Ilfracombe

    Relax in Lynton, or join our optional excursion to Ilfracombe, a jewel on the North Devon Coast. Be charmed by the white-washed buildings, grand Victorian villas and cosmopolitan vibe of this seaside resort.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Ilfracombe Harbour

    Ilfracombe

    Optional Excursions

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

    2022
    • Ilfracombe Harbour
    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: Barnstaple and Bideford

    Trip calling firstly at Barnstaple, the county town of North Devon and a bustling market town, before we make our way to pretty Bideford with its thriving shopping centre and busy harbour.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Bideford

    Bideford
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    Included Highlights

    • Bideford
    • Barnstaple
  • 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
    • TV
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
    • Telephone

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.

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