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Devonshire Coast and Dartmoor

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  • Explore the village of Clovelly
  • Discover historic Hartland Abbey Stately home and Gardens
  • Take a scenic journey of the South Devon Steam Railway and travel by paddle steamer boat along the river Dart
  • Tour the UK last remaining glass workshop at Dartington Crystal
  • Take in the views of Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks
  • Experience Lynton and Lymouth connected by the Victorian cliff railway
  • Visit the magnificent gardens at RHS Rosemoor
  • Walk in the footsteps of the past at Buckfast Abbey and gardens
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At a Glance
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4 nights in 4-star accommodation
Programme of daily tours & visits
Daily breakfast & 2 dinners
Expert tour manager
 

 

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Overview

Discover the best of the Devonshire Coast and Dartmoor on this unforgettable tour. Embrace the rich history of the area entwined with its natural beauty on visits to Hartland and Buckfast Abbey, the South Devon Steam Railway, the Beautiful Gardens at RHS Rosemoor and the famously steep cobbled street of Clovelly. Not forgetting local artisans, with their skillfully made glass and wine.

There’s just so much to discover in Devon; From the stunning ancient landscapes of Dartmoor and Exmoor National parks, to the  beautiful coastal villages and towns  of Dartmouth, Lynton, Lymouth, and the village of Clovelly, where no cars are allowed, experience travel as it used to be on the South Devon Steam Railway and tread in the footsteps of the past when we visit famous Buckfast Abbey which is still an active monastery, as well as historic Hartland Abbey and magnificent RHS Rosemoor. We also learn more about the skilled artisans of the area, with a visit to the UK’s last remaining glass workshop at Dartington Crystal, a wine tasting and tour of a local vineyard. We stay in Barnstaple charmingly situated along the banks of the river Taw, an ancient and still thriving market town now the ‘capital’ of North Devon and the perfect base to explore from.

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Price Includes

The price of this holiday is per person, based on two people sharing a twin room. Single rooms are subject to availability at the relevant supplement. The price includes:

  • Four nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Two dinners
  • All local accommodation taxes
  • All tours and excursions as mentioned
  • The services of a Riviera Travel tour manager

Small Groups Information

On a range of tours we are delighted to offer the option to travel in a small group of up to 25 people.
You’ll enjoy the same sociable atmosphere of a typical Riviera Travel holiday - but with a smaller number of travellers and a touch more exclusivity.

Available across our range of UK, European and select Worldwide tours; just look out for the icon on holiday pages.

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Fact File

  • Currency: British Pound
  • Language: English
  • Time zone: GMT 0
  • Country: England

Mobility

We want to ensure you make the correct choice before you book your holiday with us. If you have any concerns regarding the suitability of the holiday due to reduced mobility we would encourage you to call us to discuss these concerns. General information on mobility in connection with our tours can be found here.

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