From (AUD)$4,595
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Take a journey back in time as we meander through the picturesque villages of southern England. Explore ancient castles where history comes alive at every turn, discover mystical caves where legends were born, and enjoy spectacular coastal views in Exmoor National Park. Along the way relax in picture perfect gardens and relish some of England’s finest local produce.
Group Size — Max 18
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $120pp pre-paid
Transport — Coach & Ferry

Special Experiences

Visit a local pub and take part in a game of skittles. Similar to well-known ten-pin bowling, skittles is a traditional game played inside pubs throughout the United Kingdom.
We have the chance to admire the stunning scenery during a walk along a portion of the South West Coast Path in Exmoor National Park.
In Padstow, a working fishing port and charming town, we enjoy a traditional Cornish pasty.
Visit the family-run Healey’s Cornish Cyder Farm which has been operating their apple orchard on the 150-year-old property since 1986 and produces a range of products from cyder, juice, jam and more.
Discover the unique landscape of Dartmoor National Park, from its deep river valleys, incredible wildlife and beautiful wide-open spaces.

Itinerary Southern England Highlights

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Southern England Highlights

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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  • Avebury Stone Circle and Avenue of Stones
  • City tour of Bath
  • Visit Roman Baths
  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves
  • Cheddar Gorge Cheese Company
  • Montacute House - an Elizabethan mansion
  • Medieval village of Dunster
  • Exmoor National Park
  • Tintagel Castle and Merlin’s Cave
  • Port Isaac
  • Padstow
  • St Ives - the crown of Cornwall
  • Bottallack Crowns engine houses
  • St Michael's Mount - an island off the coast of Cornwall
  • Healey’s Cornish Cyder Farm
  • Dartmoor Pony National Trust
  • Weymouth walking tour
  • Visit Poundbury
  • Salisbury Cathedral

Touring

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  • Travel in a small group of 10 to 18 passengers
  • All touring conducted in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping has been included in your tour price for drivers, porters, waiters, any specialist local guides and your small group tour leader

Accommodation

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  • 8 nights in superior hotel accommodation
  • Hotel highlight, Bath. Enjoy a comfortable stay in the historic Royal Hotel Bath which has operated as a hotel since 1846

Meals

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  • 12 meals, including 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 3 dinners
  • Food highlight, Padstow. Enjoy a Cornish Pasty Association approved traditional Cornish pasty in the seaside town of Padstow
  • Food highlight, Truro. Be treated to hearty home-cooked meals for lunch at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm’s onsite restaurant

Tour Guides

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  • A small group tour leader accompanies the group on the entire tour
  • Specialist local guides join the small group tour in selected locations

Some things to note

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The ferry in Gorran Haven is dependent on the weather forecast. If weather does not permit, we will begin our day at Dartmoor National Park.

Accommodation Southern England Highlights

Accommodation

Macdonald Windsor Hotel

England flag Windsor

Enjoy an elegant stay at the Macdonald Windsor Hotel. Situated in the heart of the historic town, the hotel offers luxury guest rooms equipped with free wifi, a coffee maker, a safe deposit box, air conditioning and more. The hotel boasts an onsite restaurant and its location in the heart of Windsor means exploring the town is convenient.

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Fairwater Head Hotel

England flag Hawkchurch

Set in a picturesque Edwardian country house surrounded by beautiful countryside, the Fairwater Head Hotel offers a charming stay in the town of Hawkchurch. Rooms are elegantly appointed, feature views over the hotel’s expansive gardens and are equipped with a coffee maker, heating and a fan. The hotel features an onsite restaurant and Laura Ashely The Tea Room, that offers a charming tea experience.

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The Llawnroc Hotel

England flag Saint Austell

Luxury meets the seaside at the boutique Llawnroc Hotel. An outdoor terrace showcases views out over the village, of rolling hills and the sea, and the onsite restaurant serves delicious meals. Spacious guest rooms are luxuriously styled and feature free wifi, a safe deposit box and more.

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Kentisbury Grange

England flag Lynton

This boutique hotel, housed in a Victorian manor, offers a luxurious and charming stay in the heart of the English countryside. Each guest room has been elegantly designed to create a relaxing ambiance and feature a separate seating area, free wifi, and a coffee maker. The peaceful hotel grounds of perfectly manicured gardens and ponds surround the accommodation making for a charming stay.

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Abbey Hotel Bath

England flag Bath

This contemporary and charming hotel offers boutique accommodation in the heart of Bath. Modern styling fills the historic building with guest rooms offering a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The hotel boasts an outdoor terrace, art bar and Koffmann & Mr. White’s – a joint venture between Pierre Koffmann and Marco Pierre White.

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Tower Hotel

England flag London

Situated on the banks of the River Thames and just next to the infamous Tower Bridge, the Tower Hotel is the perfect base for a stay in London. Rooms are elegantly appointed and are equipped with modern day conveniences including free wifi, a safe deposit box, a coffee maker and more. The hotel has an onsite gym and also boasts an onsite bar and restaurant that both feature incredible views over the River Thames and of the Tower Bridge, creating a special place for guests to dine.

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Information Southern England Highlights

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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Dates & Prices Southern England Highlights

Dates & Prices
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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
11 Aug 20
19 Aug 20
$4,895
Guaranteed Departure
15 Sep 20
23 Sep 20
$4,595
Guaranteed Departure

Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $120pp pre-paid
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

Arrival Time and International Flights
We don’t want you to miss out on any aspect of your small group tour. To ensure that you don’t, we recommend you arrive at your starting destination by 14:00h in order to take part in your welcome dinner. Return international airfares have not been included on this tour. Please speak to our friendly consultants if you would like assistance booking your international flights.

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