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Weymouth and Subtropical Abbotsbury

8 days - from only £699pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Weymouth and Subtropical Abbotsbury

Discover what makes Dorset so special on this fantastic 8-day tour. Explore Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, a magnificent Victorian walled garden set in 20 acres of woodland with a unique micro-climate that enables rare and exotic species to thrive. With visits to the Isle of Purbeck, Swanage, Bournemouth and more, you’re sure to get a taste for this spectacular region!

TOUR INCLUDES

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

8 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the Royal Hotel, Weymouth for seven nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Dorchester Subtropical Abbotsbury

    First we call at nearby Dorchester, the county town of Dorset. As the birthplace of famous author Thomas Hardy there's plenty here that inspired his literature.

    We then visit Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens – a splendid garden filled with rare and exotic plants from all over the world! The Sunken Garden and nature trail are worth exploring, or alternatively you can enjoy a cup of tea in the colonial style teahouse!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

    Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

    Included Highlights

    • Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
  • Day 3: Lawrence of Arabia Country

    Journey through some of the local villages, places of interest and spectacular scenery associated with Lawrence of Arabia. He spent his final years in Dorset and lies at Moreton cemetery and was a controversial and enigmatic hero of the First World War.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Moreton

    Moreton

    Included Highlights

    • Lawrence of Arabia Country
  • Day 4: Day at leisure or West Bay and Bridport

    Relax in Weymouth, or join our optional excursion to bustling Bridport and West Bay, situated on the Jurassic Coast and recently featured in the popular television drama 'Broadchurch'.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    West Bay

    West Bay

    Optional Excursions

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

    2022
    • West Bay & Bridport
    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 5: Day at leisure

    Relax in Weymouth and explore at your own pace.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 6: Isle of Purbeck and Swanage

    Today we will visit the Isle of Purbeck, passing through quaint Corfe Castle to reach seaside Swanage. Discover a lovely, sandy beach and lots of attractions, such as the Swanage Museum which tells the story of the area from the Jurassic period to WWII.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Included Highlights

    • Swanage
    • Isle of Purbeck
  • Day 7: Bournemouth

    We take a trip to the coastal town of Bournemouth. Home to 7 miles of unspoilt sandy beaches and many shops, cafés, restaurants and amusements, it’s the perfect place for a traditional seaside holiday.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Bournemouth

    Bournemouth

    Included Highlights

    • Bournemouth
  • Day 8:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £139.00 (8 days).

Hotels

You will stay for seven nights at the Royal Hotel in Weymouth.

  • Royal Hotel Weymouth

    The Royal Hotel is a Grade II listed building, commanding an unrivalled position right on Weymouth’s seafront. This beautiful late-Victorian hotel is just a short walk away from a wealth of shops, independent cafés, bars and quality restaurants. After a day in Weymouth, enjoy a drink in the inviting bar or cosy lounge and admire the brilliant views of the promenade, ideal for watching the world go by. If you’d rather have a night in, head to the hotel restaurant where you will be greeted with a warm and friendly atmosphere, as well as seasonal menus that are sure to delight!

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • 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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