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A Jurassic Journey - Weymouth

Weymouth

Weymouth is a classic resort situated on the great weep of Weymouth Bay, with superb views and an award-winning beach and panoramic Esplanade.

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A JURASSIC JOURNEY – WEYMOUTH

 

1 - 5 June 2020

12 - 16 October 2020

Monday - Friday

Monday - Friday

5 Days

5 Days

From £449

From £399


HIGHLIGHTS

 

Abbotsbury Swannery   |   Dorchester   |   Weymouth   |   Poole   |   Jurrassic Coast Boat Cruise   |   Swanage   |   Swanage Steam Railway   | Corfe Castle Village

 

Weymouth is a classic resort situated on the great weep of Weymouth Bay, with superb views and an award-winning beach and panoramic Esplanade, our tour includes a cruise along the Jurassic Coast, a steam train and visit to Corfe Castle.

 

 

DAY ONE

We depart from your home pick-up join your coach and travel to Weymouth stopping enroute for refreshments before arriving at your hotel with time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO

This morning we visit the very unique Abbotsbury Swannery, the world’s only managed colony of nesting mute swans.  Spread over 25 acres located on the dramatic Dorset coast, the Swannery was established by Benedictine Monks in 1040 and is now one of Dorset’s most popular wildlife sites. 

 

We spend the afternoon in Dorchester, the vibrant county town of Dorset, discovering its connection to Thomas Hardy and exploring its shops and interesting museums which include the Dorset county Museum and the Keep Military Museum.

 

DAY THREE

We spend a relaxing day in Weymouth, one of the UK’s most beautiful seaside resorts with a fine Georgian seafront, esplanade and impressive golden sands.  Take a stroll around the picturesque old harbour area and visit Brewer’s Quay which is full of arts, crafts and antique shops, visit the Sealife Centre or just sit and relax, enjoying the views and watching the world go by.

 

DAY FOUR

This morning we make our way to Poole Harbour to embark on a 1 hour boat cruise down the Jurassic Coast to the Victorian pier and the beautiful traditional seaside resort of Swanage.  We spend time here before embarking on a six mile scenic journey with the award winning Swanage Steam Railway, through picturesque Purbeck to idyllic Corfe Castle Village.  We spend time exploring the village before returning by train to Swanage and sailing back to Poole.

 

DAY FIVE

After a leisurely breakfast we depart our hotel and begin the homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

 

YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES

 

·          Luxury coach travel

·          Home pick up

·          4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

·          Musical entertainment each night

·          Admission Abbotsbury Swannery

·          Return boat cruise Poole Harbour

·          Swanage Steam Railway

·          Admission Corfe Castle.

 

CROWN HOTEL, Weymouth

The charm and character of the Crown Hotel lies in the warm and friendly atmosphere and the management takes a special interest in making sure your stay is a total success.  The hotel is located at the top of Weymouth’s town centre, next to the Town Bridge overlooking the historic fishing harbour and just a few minutes walk from the picturesque Brewer’s Quay.  All bedrooms have been recently and carefully refurbished and offer every comfort including TV, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone.

 

 

DAY ONE

From your home pick-up join your coach and travel to Weymouth stopping enroute for refreshments before arriving at your hotel with time to relax before dinner.

D

DAY TWO

This morning we visit the very unique Abbotsbury Swannery, the world's only managed colony of nesting mute swans. Spread over 25 acres located on the dramatic Dorset coast, the Swannery was established by Benedictine Mons in 1040 and is now one of Dorset's most popular wildlife sites. We spend the afternoon in Dorchester, the vibrant county town of Dorset, discovering its connection to Thomas Hardy and exploring its shops and interesting museums which include the Dorset county Museum and the Keep Military Museum.

B, D

DAY THREE

DAY THREE:
We spend a relaxing day in Weymouth, one of the UK's most beautiful seaside resorts with a fine Georgian seafront, esplanade and impressive golden sands. Take a stroll around the picturesque old harbour area and visit Brewer's Quay which is full of arts, crafts and antique shops, visit the Sealife Centre or just sit and relax, enjoying the views and watching the world go by.

B, D

DAY FOUR

This morning we make our way to Poole Harbour to embark on a 1 hour boat cruise down the Jurassic Coast to the Victorian pier and the beautiful traditional seaside resort of Swanage. We spend time here before embarking on a six mile scenic journey with the award winning Swanage Steam Railway, through picturesque Purbeck to idyllic Corfe Castle Village. We spend time exploring the village before returning by train to Swanage and sailing back to Poole.

B, D

DAY FIVE

After a leisurely breakfast we depart our hotel and begin the homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

B

B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

CROWN HOTEL, Weymouth

The charm and character of the Crown Hotel lies in the warm and friendly atmosphere and the management takes a special interest in making sure your stay is a total success.  The hotel is located at the top of Weymouth’s town centre, next to the Town Bridge overlooking the historic fishing harbour and just a few minutes walk from the picturesque Brewer’s Quay.  All bedrooms have been recently and carefully refurbished and offer every comfort including TV, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone.

 

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Musical entertainment each night

Admission Abbotsbury Swannery

Return boat cruise Poole Harbour

Swanage Steam Railway

Admission Corfe Castle

 

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis and are limited. If no single supplement applies this is limited to single room allocation and therefore additional cost may apply. Prices displayed are per person unless otherwise stated. If door to door pick up is included there may be additional charges for out of area. Itineraries and hotel inclusions may be subject to change.

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