Cornwall & The Scilly Isles - Thu 20th Sept 2018
- Duration: 5 Days
- Product code: P65GGQ
One of the most popular areas of the country, Cornwall has wonderful, rugged scenery where dramatic clifftops lead to old fishing harbours and sweeping beaches. The county has enjoyed a resurgence over the last twenty years as the popularity of outdoor pursuits and sports like surfing have attracted visitors from far and wide to visit and stay.
Only 28 miles southwest of Lands End the beautiful sub-tropical Isles of Scilly are on many peoples list of ‘must-see’ destinations. This holiday offers the chance of taking the boat from Penzance, our base for this holiday, for a memorable day on St. Marys. Please book early to secure your place.
After being collected from your local pick up point around 8.00/9.00am we have comfort stops as required before arriving at the hotel late afternoon, with time to relax before dinner.
After a full breakfast you are free to enjoy Penzance. The town has a mix of shops, galleries,restaurants, and cafes and overlooks the iconic St Michaels Mount. We recommend a visit today.
Today you have the option of joining our excursion to the Isles of Scilly. The Scillonian III departs from Penzance at 9.15 for the 2hr 45 minute crossing to St Mary with 4 ½ hours to enjoy the beautiful island. Returning to the hotel for dinner. Excursion cost - £40. Flights also available.
Today we shall be joined by our excellent local guide to discover the history of the region including wonderful coast and country views.
We depart in the morning having stops as required - returning to the local area around 5.00pm.
Meal Plan - Dinner Bed & Breakfast
3* Queens Hotel
With a history over 100 years as a hotel, the family run AA 3* Queens has an enviable location on the waterfront of Penzance with panoramic views of the the Ocean and across to St Michael’s Mount. This family operated hotel is well located for enjoying walks along the seafront and to explore the town. All bedrooms are comfortably furnished with en suite facilities, tea/coffee making, colour TV and telephone. The restaurant is a particular highlight of the hotel, offering magnificent sea views as you dine on a 3 course dinner with choice of menu. Lift to all floors.