Day 1: We depart during the morning and travel south via the motorways arriving at our hotel for 5 nights dinner bed and breakfast
Day 2: We take the short journey to Poole, famed for its large natural harbour, claimed to be the second largest in the world. During the Second World War the town was one of the central departing points for the D-Day landings. We continue on to the small seaside town of Swanage. Swanage is also the first town at the eastern end of the Jurassic Coast, England’s first world heritage site. The town has a wide range of tourist attractions, The Steam Railway, Durlston Country Park and Victorian Pier, built in 1896.
Day 3: Free day in Bournemouth.
Day 4: Full day tour to Salisbury and Shaftesbury. Salisbury’s history dates back to the Iron Age, but it is best known for having the tallest cathedral spire in England along with a well preserved medieval town with many wooden buildings. We continue past the ancient and mystical Stonehenge on our way to Shaftesbury, a picturesque village.
Day 5: Free day in Bournemouth.
Day 6: Sadly after breakfast we bid farewell to Bournemouth and begin our journey homeward.