Monday 18th: Sit back and relax as we travel via the motorways into North Devon and on to the Osborne Hotel.
Tuesday 19th: This morning we visit Arlington Court. An unexpected jewel on the edge of Exmoor, a complete family estate held by the Chichester family for over five hundred years. The collection consists of treasures for all tastes, from model ships to shells, collected over several generations. The Carriage Museum in the stables has a vehicle for every occasion from cradle to grave. We then continue to Barnstaple to explore the elegant Georgian buildings, Atlantic Indoor Shopping Centre and Butchers Row.
Wednesday 20th: This morning is at leisure to explore Ilfracombe. This morning we visit Bideford, with a gorgeous rustic harbour, a fantastic market and quaint little lanes with shops full of treasures. The afternoon is at leisure in Ilfracombe and a cream tea will be provided by the hotel.
Thursday 21st: A full day tour through Exmoor National Park with stunning landscapes, wilderness and tranquillity, and the glimpse of wild red deer or the native Exmoor pony, are just a couple of the delights that make Exmoor special. Our first destination is the twin towns of Lynmouth and Lynton offer the best of both worlds, a breath of sea air and wonderful scenery, continuing through the national park and on to Minehead and Dunster.
Friday 22nd: We depart after breakfast for our journey home.