A different pre Christmas break as we travel to Devon and the historic city of Exeter which at this time of year hosts one of the country’s most popular Christmas Markets. We include a festive cruise on the River Exe and visit to charming Brixham
The Mercure Exeter Southgate is a contemporary 4-star hotel located in the heart of Exeter. Within walking distance of all main attractions and the city centre,. All bedrooms feature air conditioning, radios, TVs, Wi-Fi, telephones with DDI, irons, coffee/tea making facilities, minibars and hairdryers. Public rooms include a restaurant, Lounge area and Bar. The hotel has a fitness centre, with indoor heated pool, jacuzzi and sauna, and there is an in-house beauty salon. Lifts serve all floors.
Friday Our door to door service takes you from your home to the waiting Club Class coach for the journey to the South West. We make use of the motorways to arrive at our city centre hotel in Exeter late afternoon
Saturday A leisurely drive along the South Devon coast to spend time in picturesque Brixham later we make our way to Exmouth to join our river cruiser for a relaxing ride along the calm and sheltered waters of the River Exe on a festively decorated boat which has covered and heated lower decks, with cosy blankets, plenty of fresh air and great views on our upper outside deck. You will have a warm welcome with a glass of proper homemade mulled wine and a tasty warmed minced pie to enjoy whilst you sit back and take a breather from the busy Christmas season.
Sunday A day at leisure in Exeter. The city has a host of attractions from the magnificent cathedral to the interesting quayside. Located in the heart of the city, Cathedral Green is Exeter’s ultimate location for Christmas shoppers and tourists. Enjoy the festive labyrinth of winding lanes, lined with Bavarian-style chalets offering global cuisine, pop-up bars, local traders and craftspeople selling unique gifts and decorations – all accompanied by a programme of live entertainment.
Monday Departing for home soon after breakfast allows us to spend time in the great maritime city of Bristol before arriving in our home area late afternoon.
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