Isle of Wight

One of the most idyllic holiday destinations in Britain, the Isle of Wight offers a relaxed atmosphere in beautiful surroundings with over half the island designated as an area of outstanding beauty. Our base for our tour is the Burlington Hotel in Sandown. With its golden beach, Sandown has a traditional sea front and pier.

Whats Included

Day 1
Journey to Portsmouth for the short crossing to the Isle of Wight.
Day 2
First stop today is Godshill Village with its charming thatched cottages, model village, gift shops and tea rooms. Then onto Brightstone, where an interesting stop can be made at Isle of Wight Pearl. Finally no trip to the Isle of Wight would be complete without a visit to Alum Bay, famous for its multi coloured sand cliffs and breath taking views of the Needles and lighthouse. 
Day 3
Day at Leisure in Sandown.
Day 4
A morning tour on the award winning Isle of Wight Steam Railway for a special journey that will take you back in time. Vintage steam locomotives pull Victorian and Edwardian carriages, offering a unique view of some of the Island's unspoilt countryside. In the afternoon we will visit the famous Osborne House, Queen Victoria's island retreat. Highlights include the lavishly furnished State Rooms and glorious grounds and gardens.
Day 5
Homeward bound with a stop for lunch.

 
5 day break which includes a day of leisure to enjoy
Sandown and a day visiting Osborne House, Queen Victoria’s former residence on the Island, an Italianate Villa with beautiful gardens.

Hotel Information

The Burlington Hotel

The Burlington Hotel is located close to Sandown’s beaches. Built as an Edwardian seaside residence, all of its bedrooms are en-suite with TV and Hospitality Tray. It has a heated indoor swimming pool. Regular entertainment is provided in its spacious bar. Although the hotel does not have a lift, bedrooms are available on the ground floor.

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The Garage, Hill Street, Donisthorpe, Derbyshire, DE12 7PL | Telephone: 01530 414101 | Email: travel@macphersoncoaches.co.uk
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