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Isle of Wight, Diamond of the South

Isle of Wight, Diamond of the South

An old favourite, the Isle of Wight offers historic sites, natural delights and wonderful beaches. Once you've been, you'll want to return!


An old favourite, the Isle of Wight offers historic sites, natural delights and wonderful beaches. Once you've been, you'll want to return!

Known as the Diamond of the South, the Isle of Wight enchants visitors year after year with its fabulous scenery, stunning coastline views, where you can sail away and  leave the hustle and bustle of mainland Britain behind, not forgetting it is the UK's warmest and sunniest destination is packed with things to do and see.



Located in an elevated position in the town of Shanklin, this popular hotel offers among its facilities a bar, restaurant, indoor swimming pool and sauna. All rooms are en suite and have TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. There is a lift at this hotel.




RYDE - Today you visit Ryde, the largest town on the Island. Among the attractions on offer here are the large sandy beach, boutique shops and the recently restored early 19th century pier.


ISLE OF WIGHT STEAM RAILWAY & CARISBROOKE CASTLE - Today you enjoy a return journey on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway from Havenstreet. Following this, you travel to Carisbrooke Castle near Newport. This lovely castle has been well preserved and is famous as the place where King Charles I was imprisoned.


OSBORNE HOUSE - As you wander through this delightful palace, you will get a real glimpse into what Royal family life was like all those years ago!


VENTNOR BOTANIC GARDENS & SHANKLIN - This morning you visit Ventnor Botanic Gardens where the subtropical and exotic plant collection is unrivalled. Plants that grow and thrive here are normally found in protected glasshouses. You return to Shanklin to spend some time at leisure exploring your host town.

Price Includes:-


  • 5 nights en suite accommodation

  • Dinner, bed & breakfast

  • 4 nights’ entertainment at the hotel*

  • Excursions programme as detailed

  • Admission into Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House & Ventnor Botanic Gardens

  • Return journey on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway

  • Luxury coach travel throughout

  • Return ferry crossings Portsmouth/Fishbourne**

  • Porterage

  • Complimentary newspaper when you board the coach (1st day only)



  • Single room supplement

  • Unless otherwise stated, admission prices into places of interest are not included

  • Holiday Insurance is not included, but is available at the time of booking


Please Note: *Entertainment is subject to minimum numbers at the hotel. 

.**Ferry crossing details are subject to change.


NOTE: If your pick-up does not fall in our catchment area please give one of our offices a call on Lowestoft 01502 574669 or Leiston 01728 830414 so we can assist you further.


We offer a travel only option on this tour**. For more details please contact us.


**Subject to availability, supplements will apply. We cannot travel off-route from the tour itinerary. Travel only is to/from the hotel stated on the itinerary or to ferry crossing only.



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