Four nights dinner bed & breakfast
This popular hotel enjoys a level position just 200 yards from the town centre and seafront, and offers a high level of hospitality and comfort, as well as a full entertainment programme. Facilities include: Spacious restaurant; games room; and bar & entertainments lounge with dance floor. Porterage is included
MONDAY Outward journey to Paignton, arriving in comfortable time to settle into your rooms, before dinner and an evening of entertainment.
TUESDAY A half day to the quaint village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor, set in a beautiful Dartmoor valley and dominated by an elegant church.
WEDNESDAY This morning we visit the Britannia Royal Naval College at Dartmouth, to join an expert resident guide on a revealing voyage from past glories to the present day. We visit the heart of the College, from the elegant Chapel, through areas including the Quarterdeck, Parade Ground, Senior Gun Room and Britannia Heritage Museum. We have a short break, before joining a relaxing river cruise from Dartmouth to Totnes, where we meet our coach for the journey back to Paignton. Please note that photographic ID will be needed for access to the College.
THURSDAY Today we explore Dartmoor National Park with the benefit of a knowledgeable and entertaining local guide. On our tour we will discover open moorlands, deep river valleys, a rich history and perhaps, if we're very lucky, some rare wildlife.
FRIDAY Departing after breakfast we begin our homeward journey, making suitable stops en route.