Monday 26th: Depart from your home area travelling to Brighton arriving late afternoon at the Old Ship Hotel. Tea/coffee on arrival.
Tuesday 27th: We start the day with an excursion to Eastbourne, one of England’s best loved seaside resorts, Eastbourne has a leisurely atmosphere with its elegant seafront terraces, level promenades and immaculate gardens. On the way to Eastbourne we follow the South Coast’s beaches and cliffs with breathtaking views over the sea, passing through Newhaven and Beachy Head. In the afternoon, we visit the pretty down land village of Alfriston for a short stop before returning to Brighton after our relaxing day out.
Wednesday 28th: Today is free for you to discover Brighton. The city has many attractions including the Lanes, a maze of little streets with lots of specialist shops, the famous Brighton Pavilion, a Royal beach house built in Indian style and full of amazing treasures. Enjoy a stroll along the pier and wide promenade or just sit and watch the world go by.
Thursday 29th: Our day takes us to Wakehurst Botanic Garden, part of the Kew Gardens family. Here you can explore the wild botanic garden, home to the Millennium Seed Bank and over 500 acres of the world’s plants in the heart of Sussex. After our day at Wakehurst Botanic Garden, we head to Lewes, the county town of East Sussex for a short stop and time to explore and perhaps enjoy an afternoon drink before we return to Brighton.
Friday 30th: After breakfast we leave and head for home