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Enchanting Devon: Ilfracombe, Woolacombe & A Wildlife Cruise 2020

5 Days


Considered by many as the perfect holiday destination, enchanting Devon has lots to offer visitors all year round. Explore national parks, enjoy sandy beaches and picturesque coastal scenery and sightsee some fascinating animals in their natural habitat on a spectacular wildlife cruise.




Inclusive insurance

Club Class coach travel

Door-to-Door service

4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Ilfracombe Wildlife Cruise

Excursions to Ilfracombe, & Dartmoor

Free time in Bideford


Day 1 – Enjoy a relaxing journey to our hotel in the pretty riverside town of Bideford.

Day 2 – We take you to Ilfracombe for free time before our journey on the Ilfracombe Princess for a wonderful wildlife cruise. We will quietly sail past Brandy Cove, Breakneck Point, Fresh Waterfall, Lee Village, Bull Point Lighthouse, Rockham Bay and Morte Stone before passing into Woolacombe Bay with a view of Baggy Point, Croyde Bay, Barnstaple Bay, Hartland Point and Lundy Island. Keep your eyes peeled for seals, dolphins, sunfish and porpoises*!

Day 3 – Enjoy free time in Bideford. Set on the west bank of the River Torridge, Bideford is an historic harbour town filled with independent shops, quaint tea rooms and a riverside quay.

Day 4 – We spend today exploring the dramatic scenery of Dartmoor including the villages of Bovey Tracey and Princetown, where you will have the opportunity to visit the National Park Visitors Centre. Located in what was the old Duchy Hotel, where Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stayed and started writing his famous Sherlock Holmes story The Hound of the Baskervilles. We also visit Buckfast Abbey where a community of Benedictine monks live self-sufficiantly, welcoming visitors from all around the world.

Day 5 – We retrace our footsteps home.

Departure DateTitleHotelDays(from) 
10 Aug 2020Enchanting Devon: Ilfracombe, Bideford & a Wildlife CruiseDurrant House Hotel 5 days £419.00 Book Now