Boscastle If the weather is good, you can laze on Summerleaze beach in Bude (bring your own beach towel!). If it's raining, spend some time at the Bude Castle Heritage Centre, where you can learn about Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, a forgotten hero of the Industrial Revolution. In Boscastle, there's the fascinating Museum of Witchcraft & [...]
Tiverton Castle Tiverton Castle is a hidden gem. It is still a private residence, and so we've organised an exclusive hour-long tour of this fascinating medieval building. Our knowledgeable guide will tell us all about the secret passages, ghosts and civil war battles that took place here. £35 including guided tour and tea
Inside Salisbury Cathedral Admire the famous 123 metre spire of Salisbury Cathedral, and unlike Russian agents, go inside to see the Magna Carta, the world's oldest clock and the peregrine falcons. Why not take a free guided tour of the cathedral? The Salisbury Museum has some interesting objects in its collections, including the Amesbury Archer, [...]
The entrance to Castle Drogo The scaffolding is coming down this summer, and the rooms are being put back to normal after extensive renovations that started back in 2013. Come and see what has changed at Lutyen's masterpiece. £21 for National Trust members £30 including entry
The Forest of Dean We're hoping the stunning Autumn colours that bring the Forest of Dean to life will be at their peak. £23
Highclere Castle Famous all over the world as "Downton Abbey," Highclere Castle is one of England's most beautiful Victorian Castles. Set amidst 1,000 acres of spectacular parkland, there is plenty to see and do. From grandiose entrance halls to luxury sitting rooms, take a peek inside Britain's best known stately home and see how the aristocracy live. [...]
Book a seat on all four of our £19 winter trips for £40. The trips are: Tuesday 10th January | Honiton Market & Sidmouth Thursday 19th January | Plymouth & Tavistock Wednesday 1st February | Otter Nurseries & Exmouth Wednesday 10th February | Taunton & Bickleigh Mill Four lovely days out for only £10 each. [...]
We're adding new winter trips to the website. From festive visits to stately homes, to January sales shopping trips; we have something for everyone. Have a look at our Tours & Day Trips page to find out where we're going. More trips will be added all this week.