The county of Devon is home to a collection of beautiful beaches, stunning scenery, national parks, lovely rustic villages and coastal towns - including those known as the ‘English Riviera’. Our hotel makes the perfect base for seaside relaxation and exploration of the area, including a journey on the South Devon Railway, which runs alongside the stunning Dart Valley offering splendid views of the moors.
4 nights in Torquay (accommodation as specified or similar)
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home, for your journey to the Imperial Hotel Torquay (4T). We aim for you to arrive at the hotel between 4pm and 5pm, where you will be welcomed with tea and coffee. The remainder of the day is free to settle in before dinner is served this evening.
Day 2 Dartmoor National Park - Buckfast Abbey - South Devon Railway
Today we travel by coach to the gorgeous tor-topped hills and heathered moorland of Dartmoor National Park. We will make stops at scenic towns and villages allowing you time to take photos of the beautiful scenery. We continue to Buckfast Abbey, a tranquil refuge founded in 1018. Then, in Buckfastleigh, we head to the South Devon Railway, the longest established steam railway in the south west, for a journey to Totnes Littlehempston.
Please note: There is a 10-15 minute walk on the flat from Totnes Littlehempston station to Totnes main railway station where we will meet our coach.
Day 3 Torquay
Today you are free to make your own discoveries of this fabulous seaside resort, often referred to as the ‘Queen of the Riviera’. Torquay is a mix of sandy beaches and scenery, culture and heritage.
Day 4 Brixham - Dartmouth
This morning we visit Brixham, one of the most well-known and unique towns of the ‘English Riviera’ and a charming port town, centralised by its harbour area. Following time here we continue to Dartmouth, on the banks of the River Dart and often referred to as the ‘Jewel of the South Hams’ (an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’). Later this afternoon we return to our hotel.
Day 5 Torquay
This morning we bid farewell to Torquay. You will be collected at 10am by your Titan vehicle, for the journey home.
This Victorian 4 star hotel is situated on the cliff top overlooking the bay. Facilities include a restaurant, bar, fitness suite featuring indoor and outdoor swimming pools (subject to seasonal opening), sauna, Jacuzzi, solarium. 2 tennis court, squash courts and 4 beauty rooms (pre-booking advisable). All bedrooms are en suite with a telephone, TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and iron with ironing board. The hotel has 3 lifts to all floors and 1 guest room for the disabled traveller, subject to availability.