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The bustling Quayside in Exeter on a sunny Summer's day

Exeter & The Dart Valley

Explore the picturesque Dart Valley on an inclusion packed getaway based in the city of Exeter, one of the most vibrant and historically interesting cities in England.

The attractive riverside city of Exeter is one of the most vibrant and historically interesting cities in England. Some of its fascinating attractions include the unique Underground Passages, magnificent Cathedral, imposing Roman wall, beautiful Quayside and award-winning Royal Albert Memorial Museum. The city is also home to a great mix of independent shops and boutiques, restaurants and bars. On this new tour we’ll discover Exeter’s many sites of interest on a guided walking tour, pay a visit to the charming resort of Sidmouth and enjoy some scenic boat trips plus a journey on the Dartmouth Steam Railway.



A contemporary four-star city centre hotel located within walking distance of the historic quayside and Exeter Cathedral. Amenities include a restaurant and bar plus a coffee shop. Bedrooms are equipped with air-conditioning, television, telephone, Wi-Fi, iron / ironing board, hairdryer and tea / coffee making facilities. Lift to all floors.


Jurys Inn Exeter



  • Accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Day excursions

  • Guided walking tour of Exeter

  • Single journey on the Dartmouth Steam Railway

  • Single crossing on the Dartmouth Passenger Ferry

  • Cruise on the River Exe

  • Cruise on the River Dart

  • Return travel by coach

Day One

We travel south to Devon and check-in to the Jurys Inn Hotel in Exeter. The remainder of the evening will then be at leisure to settle in and enjoy dinner, then maybe take a stroll or unwind at the hotel.


Day Two

This morning we will be joined by a guide for a walking tour of Exeter, the perfect way to explore the attractions and learn about the city's fascinating history. The rest of the day will then be at leisure. Perhaps take a refreshing walk along the River Exe then enjoy lunch at the bustling Quayside, or browse the great choice of shops in the town centre.

B, D

Day Three

Today commences with a scenic boat trip along the River Exe from Topsham to the pretty seaside town of Exmouth. From here we then continue along the coast to Sidmouth, a lovely town nestled on the Jurassic Coast with beautiful beaches, stylish eateries, great shopping and hundreds of listed buildings. There will be free time here to enjoy a leisurely lunch and explore the town before we travel back to Exeter late afternoon.

B, D

Day Four

We head to the seaside resort of Paignton and board the Dartmouth Steam Railway for a journey through the scenic Dart Valley to Kingswear, a charming village boasting beautiful views across the River Dart. We'll have a brief look around here then board the passenger ferry and cross over the river to the beautiful town of Dartmouth where attractions include museums, art galleries, independent shops and a great choice of places to eat and drink. We'll then complete the day with a relaxing cruise along the picturesque River Dart to Totnes.

B, D

Day Five

After breakfast we check-out of the hotel and commence our homeward journey.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Chirk Chirk, Moreton Park Garden Centre
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. Station Llandudno Junction, Station Hotel Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
(Parking not permitted at Pringles car park)
Llanfairpwll Park & Ride Llanfairpwll, Park & Ride
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Oswestry Oswestry, Mile End Services Coach Park
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham Wrexham, Bus Stand Lord Street
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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