An amazing experience and one of the best day trips in Dorset. Start your day with a cruise from Poole to Swanage through the largest natural harbour in Europe and along the magnificent start of the Jurassic Coast. The boat brings you to the Victorian Pier of Swanage where you have a short walk along the beach before continuing on one of the Swanage Railway heritage steam trains.
• 5 hours
This small-group tour gives you the opportunity to visit Thomas Hardy's birthplace, the evocative cob and thatch cottage, and visitor center. Experience Max Gate of Dorchester, a house he built for himself and his first wife, Emma Lavinia Gifford, also where he died in 1928. Far from the Madding Crowd, Tess of the d'Urbervilles - If you've heard of these titles, you'll know this truly a literary tour. If you are a Hardy fan, then this is one tour you don't want to miss. The tour can last up to 5-6 hours depending on time of the year, traffic, and how much you want to get to know the man behind the true literary greats.
• 6 hours
Welcome to Warwick Castle and Stratford Upon Avon, home to one of the greatest writers that ever lived, Shakespeare. Discover the fascinating story of William Shakespeare's early years, and see where he spent the first five years with his new wife. See how his father, John, earned his living as a glove maker and explore The Shakespeare Exhibition, before entering the house and its outstanding gardens. You can meet your favorite Shakespeare characters and watch some of his best-loved scenes brought to life by actors as you stroll through the house and grounds, you may even want to take part.
• 1 day
Welcome on a student tour to Windsor, Eton and Winchester.On this tour we will visit Royal Windsor to see the favourite home of the Queen where she lives most weekends in the magnificient Windsor Castle (extra charge for entrance). Eton College is over the other side of the River Thames and is one of the best schools in the UK. We will take you on a 1 hour walking tour to see the sights of both places then free time for lunch or visiting the Castle.Afterwards we will travel to Winchester where we will have the opportunity to see some of the sights of the city.
• 1 day
Enjoy a spectacular and relaxing 75-minute cruise around the largest natural harbour in Europe, and get some great views of the beautiful harbour islands and world famous Sandbanks! With four daily departures, this popular cruise commences from Poole Quay, situated in the traditional harbour town of Poole on the picturesque Dorset coast, and starts with a trip through the harbour, formed in the last ice-age, and continues around Brownsea Island, before returning to Poole Quay.
• 1.25 hours
Discover some of the most scenic coastline in southern England on a coach trip from Bournemouth. Travel to the famous Jurassic Coast, via Poole Harbour and Sandbanks, to experience the nation's first natural UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit both Lulworth Cove and the natural limestone arch of Durdle Door for 3 hours at your own pace but with plenty of information and maps to help you along the way.Have a cream tea or fish and chips in one of the many tearooms, cafes or pubs in the village of West Lulworth.The departure point in Bournemouth has great connections with trains and coaches making this a great day trip from London and the South East. Not just for the summer! This trip runs all year and provides an amazing day out, even in the depths of winter,just be sure to wrap up warm and look forward to a warm drink in one of the cosy pubs or cafes once you have blown the cobwebs out.
• 5.5 hours
A stunning full day out on the Jurassic Coast. Departing from Bournemouth and visiting all the main sights on the Isle of Purbeck such as Sandbanks, Swanage, Durlston Country Park, Corfe Castle, Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove to experience the nation's first natural UNESCO World Heritage Site.
• 10 hours
A spectacular day trip to Bath including a 1.5 hour walking tour. Departing Bournemouth at about 09:00 and arriving back at about 19:00.
• 10 hours
Discover Dorset's UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Jurassic Coast, on this 1-day private tour. Visit Durslton Park with nature reserve with its 40 ton limestone Globe then Corfe village, with its castle built by William the Conqueror, admire the natural arch of Durdle Door, horseshoe-shaped Lulworth Cove, and explore Portland Isle and the seaside town of Weymouth. You'll discover 185 million years of geological history as you stroll the sculpted coastline.
• 8 hours
Welcome on a weekend tour to Paris & Versailles where you can experience the French capital and the magnificent Palace of Versailles in a single weekend.
• 3 days