Seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, the eye catching town of Bournemouth has it all. A large variety of shops, restaurants, hotels and beautiful award winning gardens.

Bournemouth is excellent for group visits with activities and scenery to suit all tastes and needs.


Day 1: Leaving in the morning, we depart for Bournemouth with a stop off enroute for lunch. We make sure that you arrive mid afternoon, an ideal time so you are able to settle into your room, or take a walk along the lovely sandy beach before dinner.

Days 2-3: Included excursions

The New Forest and Christchurch:

Setting off in the morning for a drive through The New Forest with a stop in Lyndhurst for lunch and free time. We then continue to Christchurch, again with free time and a chance to visit the Norman Priory and quayside area of the Rivers Stour and Avon.

Poole and Swanage:

We start our day with a visit to the Poole Quayside area, you will have plenty of time to walk along the harbour area, visit Poole Pottery or you can take just a short walk to Poole Shopping Centre.

We then resume our journey to Swanage, on the way we have superb views of Corfe Castle and the lovely Dorset countryside. With time to walk along the seafront and visit the shops, we then return to the hotel.

Day 4: Return day

We will make comfort stops on the way home today and expect to arrive home in the late afternoon. We hope you have enjoyed your early taste of Christmas in Bournemouth!!

Tour Hotel & Location

The Riviera Hotel is situated in the quiet and beautiful wooded area of Alum Chine. It is just a five minute walk to the wide sandy beach, and the Bournemouth Pier and gardens are just a short stroll along the promenade.

Enjoy hearty breakfasts and excellent dinners in the Cunarder Restaurant with views across the wooded chine.

There is a life to all floors and leisure facilities indoor pool, Jacuzzi and sauna.

What’s Included

  • Ensuite hotel accommodation including breakfast and dinner
  • Two included excursions
  • Entertainment
  • Executive coach travel
  • Services of our coach driver/courier

Prices and Departure Dates

DayDateNumber of DaysPrice
Monday13 November 20175 days£309