Set along Devon’s Jurassic Coast is the lovely seaside resort of EXMOUTH, this lively town has two miles of glorious golden sand beach, a long level esplanade and pretty harbour. Not far from the seafront offering a peaceful calm retreat is the delightful Manor Gardens. The town itself is compact with a partially pedestrianised centre, indoor market and a selection high street shops.
Our STUART LINE CRUISE departs from Exmouth harbour and enjoys spectacular scenery as it cruises up the river Exe renowned for its countryside and abundance of wildlife. During the cruise a delicious cream tea is served the Devon way with heaps of fresh clotted cream on the bottom and an indulgent dollop of jam on top accompanied with a hot cup of tea – a match made in Devon!
Formal gardens and sweeping lawns await at BICTON PARK BOTANICAL GARDENS. The gardens cover 60 acres here you can explore the Italian Garden, American-Stream Garden, Mediterranean, and fragrant Rose Gardens. Bicton is well known for its Pinetum and Arboretum with some of the tallest trees of their kind in the British Isles! There is also a Countryside Museum and Woodland Railway.
SIDMOUTH is a beautiful coastal town full of Regency charm with a pretty esplanade, pebble beach and dominated by vivid red sandstone cliffs on either side. Discover the lovely Connaught Gardens, a quaint shopping area sprinkled with unique independent shops and array a small cafes and traditional bars.