We are pleased to offer 5 day break based in Paignton, Devon in the heart of the English Riviera, on the South Devon Coastline with its long sandy beaches, quaint harbour and busy town centre long sandy beaches, colourful atmosphere and first class attractions.
The 3 star Queens Hotel is ideally situated in the heart of Paignton and is just a two minute short walk to the seafront, harbour and town centre shops. Renowned for its friendly atmosphere, homely ambiance and professional staff. The bedrooms offer you everything you need for a peaceful night’s sleep. The hotel also has an indoor heated pool and a spacious, light restaurant. Entertainment is offered each night. All rooms are serviced by a lift.
Monday From your front door to the Club Class coach as we make our way south to Paignton. Arriving late afternoon we have time to relax before dinner this evening. Entertainment is provided each evening throughout our stay.
Tuesday This morning we make a short drive to nearby Torquay with time to discover the charms of the English Riviera’s largest resort, en route we make a visit to Buckfast Abbey, nestled in the shadow of Dartmoor, in a beautiful wooded valley beside the river Dart, Buckfast Abbey offers visitors a tranquil refuge from the hectic pace of everyday life. The Abbey is a working monastery where a community of Benedictine monks produce and sell their own Mead. We return to Paignton for the afternoon at leisure.
Wednesday Today’s excursion takes us to the historic maritime city of Plymouth. The city has great naval history, stretching back to the time of Sir Francis Drake and the Spanish Armada to today’s ultra-modern navy dockyards. Explore the Hoe, see the famous Mayflower steps, visit the town centre and obtain lunch before joining the coach for the drive back to the hotel.
Thursday Our day begins with a coastal tour of Devon. Following the shore road we pass through Teignmouth and Dawlish, famous for its Black Swans, before continuing north to the cathedral city of Exeter. We take a break here and have time to explore the city before continuing along the Exe estuary to the popular resort of Exmouth.
Friday After breakfast bid farewell to our hosts as we make our way home. We arrive later this afternoon to be greeted by our awaiting taxis.
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